Monthly Round-up – April 2015

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Another month has passed and so it’s time to give you a quick recap of the most-interesting announcements for the last month. As most of you surely know, a couple of weeks back we have received a complaint from our esteemed customers that our stained crimson Dubrovnik chess set had some issues with the stain in which the crimson stain was coming off on touching the set with wet hands and the good news is that our R&D team is finally figured out the solution and the best selling crimson chess set is back on sale. Furthermore, we have announced 3 new chess sets last month alongside with the new storage box.

Here is a short list of the most interesting announcements

The Miniature Staunton Series
CB Trends2 copyThese wooden chess pieces crafted in ebony & boxwood with the king height of 4″ king and a base diameter of 1.7″. The green felt precisely envelops the base of each chess men and priced at $149.99

Antique series new wooden chess pieces

CB Trends copyNew Antique wooden chess setAt first look most of us thought that it would be nothing more than a expensive version of the Zagreb series, but the set has gone way beyond that and offers formidable specs and quite impressive design in a budget-friendly package of only $159.99 for sheesham version and $179.99 for rosewood version. King height is 4.5″ with a base diameter of 1.77″. Each of the chess piece has thick green felt on their bases.

Chess Set Storage Box with Double Tray Fixed Slots for 4″ – 4.5″ Pieces

Leather Storage Chess BoxThis new chess set storage box is identical to s1210 box but it has been lined with green velvet instead of beige used in s1210. This box is best suited for Staunton chess pieces with height 4″ – 4.5″. There are two trays in the box to keep two sides of the set. The upper tray can be pulled out as it comes with little leatherette handles on either side. The lower tray is fixed inside the box. There is provision to put 17 pieces in either tray as most of high end sets come with extra queens. This storage box is up for sale on or before Independence Day so keep your eye on facebook page for the latest updates.
The biggest chess shopping carnival (99 Store) has also had a major presence in the news last month.

That’s all for now, Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us.

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