5 local stores that sell ethically sourced and sustainable wooden furniture
1. Mountain Teak
If you think teak furniture is too rustic or outdoorsy for your modern interiors, think again! Mountain Teak is a haven for clean-lined pieces made of certified reclaimed teak by brands like Italian design maestro Karpenter.
Offering impeccably restored antiques and furniture at affordable prices, this Dempsey Hill storealso delights eco-style mavens with its recycled, raw-finish elm and teak pieces, which can be customised.
3. Chaba Leelawadee
Bored with your same-old serveware? Consider mixing in some colourful pieces by Chaba Leelawadee, which crafts all of its home decor items with 100-percent organically grown bamboo.
4. Woody Antique House
This store is where to go for a wide selection of antiquities from around Asia – think China to India, Thailand to Tibet. Don’t miss its recycled elm and reclaimed teak furniture (from old Indonesian houses) or earth-friendly Suarwood collection.
5. Journey East
The items at this eclectic shop range from fun mid-century furnishings to a reclaimed wood line. Plus, it brings in ethical brands like upcycling-chic United Strangers into SG, and creates its own such as PLAYplay.