Fashioning furniture: restructuring the furniture commodity chain

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Volume: 
35
Number: 
4
Page Numbers: 
427-431
Published On: 
2003

The paper explores intersections between the fashion and furniture industries as manifest across magazine, retail and manufacturing spaces. We argue that the temporality and spatiality of furniture have begun to shift. As a result, furniture retailers and manufacturers in Canada and the UK have been required to restructure their methods of operating.