Black Ash furniture

  iqs 11:42 28 Apr 2008
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Hello.

I am after some new bedroom furniture,ie a wardrobe.But all the wardrobes I have seen are either Birch/Beech or White.
I know I'm stuck in the 80s,but where could I buy black ash furniture??.
Cheers

  jakimo 12:13 28 Apr 2008

Time to move on,black ash went out of fashion years ago

  Covergirl 12:18 28 Apr 2008

Get a tin of black satin finish and a brush. Works every time.

  wee eddie 12:49 28 Apr 2008

Your local Paper or Auction Room is the answer

  wiz-king 13:18 28 Apr 2008

Ikea do a black/brown range click here

  jz 13:42 28 Apr 2008

"Time to move on,black ash went out of fashion years ago"

Fashions return too. Perhaps iqs is ahead of his/her time?

  iqs 17:42 28 Apr 2008

all and thanks for your help..

I just love black ash.To me it defines the wonderful 80s.

I have been repairing my current black ash wardrobe for the past 8 years.It is 20 years old at least.

I thought about buying an unfinished one and paint or stain.But it wont look right.

I know IKEA sell balck/brown range of furniture,but I worked for IKEA for a number of years.It was bad enough working with their furniture,but to have an home furnished with it,no thanks..

I think my quest continues.
Once again thanks for your help.

ps,yes I am ahead of my time... ;-)

  csqwared 19:46 28 Apr 2008

Don't know your whereabouts but you could have a look here click here. As has been mentioned it's a bit "old fashioned" but we bought a black ash dining room set from here a lot of years ago and it's still going strong, albeit been stripped and colorwashed since.

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