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Our pop-up store in London is now open!

Our pop-up store in London is now open!

Come and see us at our beautiful pop-up store in Kensington, open every day until Sunday 7th April. We have a wonderful selection of our Chinese antique furniture, handcrafted furniture ranges and home accessories available to view and our director,...

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Flowers in Chinese Culture

Flower symbolism in Chinese Furniture

Flowers have been used as a visual symbol in China for many centuries, expressing good wishes and aspirations for the future. They are often seen in the paintings used to decorate Chinese furniture, with different flowers used to portray different meanings for the owner or...

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Good Web Guide Commendation

Shimu 'highly commended' in Good Web Guide Awards

We are delighted that our website has been 'highly commended' by the Good Web Guide as part of their 2018 Website of the Year Awards. Our site was reviewed in a lengthy process by industry experts, including Holly Tucker, co-founder...

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