Whether we are looking for something to sit on or need a place to sleep, furniture plays an important role in our lives. Imagine a room without furniture and all of a sudden that room has no meaning, no function. However, furniture’s use goes beyond mere functionality. One of a kind furniture can be just as much a work of art. In fact, a chair belonging to French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent once sold in Paris for $27.8 million. The kind of furniture we choose for our home also has the capability to make a statement about us. For example, all of the furniture in John Lennon’s apartment was stark white.
Furniture in the United States is also big business. The annual revenu