Scoop | 09/18/12
Old Temple Chicago (843 W. Van Buren St.), packed with imports from China and Thailand as well as India, Africa, and Indonesia, just opened its doors to the East in the West Loop. The unique furniture and accessories include painted cabinets, decorated chests, Asian trunks, and Chinese panels, shown here. And this is not mass-produced merchandise: Each piece has a unique story behind it and some date back all the way to the 16th century. Need even more of a reason to visit the store? To celebrate their opening, the owners are taking 35 percent off everything in stock.
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