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John Houshmand

31 Howard St., 2nd fl., New York, NY, 10013
at Crosby St.
212-965-1238

What in the world?

By ten10 on 5/9/2010

  • Overall Rating: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Selection: 5
  • No, I would not go back!

Yea, so I'm not ultra-rich person, and I kinda see how some ultra-rich people may be into buying stuff just for the sake of it being expensive, but this is kinda nuts. I don't mean to speak negatively of this business or anything, but there was "sale" of this furniture featured on giltman.com, and I saw this ordinary solid-wood table with a list price of $18,950, a sale price of $13,000, and a shipping price of $1500. Okay, maybe I don't understand how this stuff may be regarded as really special art and I may just be ignorant in thinking that $13,000 is just a tad overprice for a table, but $1500 for shipping? Is this table from the moon or something? There were other items like little stools for $3000 that normally cost $4300 and stuff... man I just don't get it.

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