You called and talked to both Mike Frank and Ray DeFranchesco at both places? And VI Reed, Peerless Rattan and everyone? And they all said there wasn't anything that would work as a substitute pattern? Because they do have 24" wide sheet cane in various herringbone patterns. Would your customer even care if it was different? How about Inter-Mares in New York?
I got a footstool in that appears to be wrapped in a sheet of herringbone cane, but it's very wide - 6mm to 7mm and the widths are somewhat inconsistent. Has anyone else run into this or know of a... more
Yep. Doesn't appear to be anything in a sheet with a gauge wide enough. It wouldn't be such an issue if the customer didn't have another stool, but she does... and they have to match. If worse comes... more