News

Enjoy exploring through some current newsletters of our showroom in Glebe. These newsletter are updated regularly to give you an overview of what has been happening in store.

New Indonesian Tribal Collection, in-store! Let’s go shopping Indo-style…

December 2018

WANT TO GIVE YOUR HOUSE AN INSTANT EXPRESSION OF STYLE AND PERSONALITY THIS SUMMER AND CHRISTMAS? LOOK NO FURTHER THAN OUR NEW HOLIDAY SHIPMENT FROM INDONESIA WITH HUNDREDS OF ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC HANDCRAFTED PIECES, FRESH FROM INDONESIA, THAT WILL WOW FRIENDS AND FAMILY OVER THE MONTHS AHEAD.

Great news: We’ve restocked some of your all-time favourite pieces from baskets to lighting. Start with our chic collection of woven trays, laundry hampers, tissue boxes, waste paper bins, hanging pendant lights, cutlery trays and baskets in every shape and size imagineable. There are also beaded baskets, too (dark to pale), great for storage.

You will also discover gorgeous metal lanterns and pendant lighting with bronze finish that you won’t find anywhere else. Ideal for instantly transforming any space. Plus, there is a good selection of mounted tribal jewellery that are trending in interiors right now.

From East Timor there are profoundly beautiful sculptures, bronze figures,
(Buddhas to horses) as well as small timber stools in raw timber or black
ebony, and rustic teak outdoor sofas with canvas cushions. Even our popular
bleached teak root coffee tables that always make an instant impact in interiors.

From the Indonesian Archipelago there all kinds of small tables, chairs, cabinets,
mirrors, and huge timber bowls, as well as plenty of under $50 essentials that will win you style points.

Expect lots of natural materials: wicker, wood, rattan, that will make add warmth and character to any interior.

Be quick – the new collection is selling fast…we’d love to show you around. It’s also a great chance to see (and buy) our latest African, Chinese, and Thai pieces – big and small – which have been freshly merchandised – with something for everyone.

Oh, and be the first to check our exciting new website which we are hugely excited to launch this week. Besides the obvious makeover, it offers a better online shopping experience with a broader scope of our product and photographs to transform your house, garden and life.
We can’t wait for you to visit www.orienthouse.com.au here!

Our biggest African shipment of the year is here.

November 2018

THE SOLD-OUT PIECES YOU WANTED ARE BACK, PLUS PIECES
AS YOU’VE NEVER SEEN THEM BEFORE …

One of our most exciting African shipments, ever, has just-landed, with hundreds of pieces, newly sourced, in-store this week. Classic, distinctive and versatile finds, there’s boundless inspiration with lots of beautiful, handcrafted, original basketware, masks, textiles, stools and side tables to complete your rooms and add a layer of personality. They are pieces to make you happy.

Start with our huge range of stools including Lozi stomper stools (choose from natural, white or stripes), plus Australia’s biggest range of Bamileke stools, (black, white or natural), as well as original Malawi chairs, (white, natural or black). Also, find tribal masks aplenty from the Central and West Coast of Africa to suit all styles and settings. As well as a good selection of Mali mud cloths in beautiful black and white combintations as well as ochre prints.

There’s a massive new shipment of beautiful African basketware, (new and old). Seek out our Mekange, Tonga and Buhera woven trays, planters, bowls and bins (all shapes and sizes) from Zimbabwe, Zambia and beyond, from $35. Take a look at our new collection of exciting contemporary basket one-offs in white matte finish and big round trays that look excellent grouped en masse on walls. A great alternative to art – and more affordable, too.

Plus, there’s a all kinds of side tables, carved timber mirrors, lamps, woven light pendants, tribal carved posts, Tuareg stacking bowls, patinated timber bowls, Namji beaded dolls, and many other distinctive pieces that will add texture and personality to your home.

Each piece is hand picked based on our ethos of simplicity, authenticity and adventure. Most items are made using raw materials like wood, rattan or clay that are unobtrusive, look natural and rustic, so won’t disturb the architecture of your house – plus they have a texture and patina that are great to look at and live with. These natural finishes add authenticity to a space – so make everything else look right.

Come and visit as soon as you can – you’re sure to find what you’re looking for to refresh your interior for the summer months and holiday season ahead. Also, great gifts for everyone on your Christmas list.