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Saigoniste

186 1/2 Spring St., New York, NY 10012 40.724931 -74.002824
near Thompson St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-925-4610 Send to Phone

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saigoniste.com

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6 at Spring St.

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Canadian business partners and best friends Hugh Duthie and Cynthia Ashworth travel to Vietnam twice a year looking for artisans who can meld sleek designs and bold colors with the 2,000-year-old process of traditional lacquerware. The results are housewares like lacquered-bamboo vases ($75) and a mid-century Scandinavian-influenced chair with Asian silk pillows ($595). Tableware ranges from $35 for a simple tray to $250 for a lacquer bowl inlaid with circles of mother-of-pearl.

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