• Antique Reproductions
  • The problem of “Chaobuduo” (and how it effects reproduction furnitures)

    Chinese workers love to use the phrase ¨cha bu duo¨ 差不多 (pronounced “Cha Boo Daul) which directly translates to ¨not very far off  (meaning approximately or roughly)¨ Unfortunately, in almost all case it usually works out to be not even close,  in otherwords,  “cha tai duo”  (meaning way too far off).   Workers see no need for exact […]

  • Chinese Suppliers
  • The problem of “Chabuduo” (and how it affects reproduction furniture)

    Chinese workers love to use the phrase Chàbùduō  差不多 (pronounced “Cha Boo Daul) which directly translates to ¨not very far off (meaning approximately or roughly)¨ Unfortunately, in almost all case it usually works out to be not even close, in otherwords, “cha tai duo” (meaning way too far off). Workers see no need for exact […]