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101: Rattan Furniture Maintenance

You never have to worry about unstitched fibers again!

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Rattan or wicker is very underrated and usually overlooked. Some people pass it off as invaluable pieces but it's actually one of the most sustainable materials for furniture. Commonly made from palm, willow and several species of reed, it's very lightweight, eco-friendly, and very durable. 

However, when neglected, it can rapidly deteriorate beyond repair. To help you out, here are basic maintenance steps you can do to keep your rattan in good condition: 

Main photo from: Made-In-China

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