A customer confided, "Rosewood House means so much to me; as an inspiration, it allows me to look deeper into things that matter most!" Thus, it has been significant to serve the Rosewood House customer, a collective over ten thousand strong, spanning four decades since Rosewood House opened its store in Oakland, Summer of 1969.

This lookbook captures a visual landscape of the collection designed, created, curated, shared and distributed through the Rosewood House. By Western interpretation, traditional Asian furniture, art and culture is taken to a new level of modern expressionism. Within the length of four-hundred-plus pages, you will discover:

  • New meaning to traditional cultural objects
  • Bonds between the East and the West
  • Evolution in style, tastes, aesthetics and human desire over centuries of history
  • Contradictions between traditional handicraft and mass-production
  • Symbolism in Asian motifs and themes
  • The distinction between past and the present, old and new
  • Viewpoints directly from the authority of authenticity

Rosewood House OAKLAND est 1969

2523 Broadway, Oakland, California 94612 USA

(510) 451-7373


Rosewood House CONCORD est 1981

4700 Clayton Rd., Concord, California 94521 USA

(925) 827-9588