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Our showroom is now fully open on weekdays, 10:00am - 5:00pm, Saturdays 10:00am - 4:00pm. We require customers to wear a face covering and to observe social distancing measures. Please get in touch if if there is an item you would particularly like to see when you visit. If you can't make it to the showroom we continue to sell online and are working with our delivery partners to dispatch orders for both furniture and smaller items as normal to most areas. However there will be a slightly restricted service for areas in 'Tier 3' lockdown. Click here for more details.

Chinese furniture & antiques from the oriental specialist

A leading specialist in Chinese furniture since 2003, Shimu offers traditionally crafted oriental furniture, as well as an extensive selection of restored Chinese antique furniture and other beautiful home accessories inspired by the east. Choose from our classic and contemporary furniture handcrafted in reclaimed elm wood, or browse our unrivalled selection of antique Chinese cabinets, tables and chests. We can also make furniture to your specifications or source that special antique piece for you. We deliver throughout the UK and can arrange overseas delivery on request. Visit our showroom or order online.

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