- Location: Chicago, IL
- Website: baan-home.com
Andersonville is now home to another Asian inspired home emporium, baan, featuring Tibetan antiques and new items imported from Thailand. It's Located close to a second Asian Modern shop, Urbanest, on Clark.
Lighting, decorative accessories and wooden furniture from Thailand fill the shop. Room dividers, tables, seating, bookcases and shelving is mainly made from a renewable resource, rubber wood. The wooden outdoor pieces are made from teak, which is ideal for areas exposed to the elements. The outdoor collections range from traditional (Mission benches, Adirondack loungers) to basic to the more elegant, living room looking RAMA tables. They are all made from the same material, but the looks are very varied. The Tibetan antiques are highly decorative, with painted imagery and patterns covering nearly all the surface area of the wooden pieces. The current sale at baan includes items (selected cabinets, consoles and shelving) for 30% off.