Prefer your wood exotic? At San Juan Ventures you will find unusual grains in multiple forms.
What started off as an Indonesian vacation six years ago is now a full-on business venture for Kandis Wrigley, founder and chief executive of San Juan Ventures, an exporter and manufacturer of Indonesian wood products. San Juan recently opened its first Chicago showroom to the trade. It features an exotic mix of sustainable-wood tables, stools, flooring, architectural elements, and more. 664 W. Hubbard St., 312-612-1054, sanjuanventures.com
Photograph: Marcelo Somerstein