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1970's Sofa Makeover

1970's Sofa Makeover

Jordan from Moorestown NJ wanted to keep a family sofa and some chairs from the 1970’s. But they would need a transformation to fit into her more modern design scheme. A complete makeover brought her vision home!

Upholstery and Refinishing Harvey Cedars NJ

Upholstery and Refinishing Harvey Cedars NJ

A makeover of some favorite furniture for a family moving into a new home in Harvey Cedars, NJ.  Refinishing and upholstery get the pieces ready to fit into the design of the new space.  Before and after photos. with some details about the fabric.  

Vintage Sofa Makover - Delaware

Vintage Sofa Makover - Delaware

From retro to metro.  Vintage sofa transformation with upholstery and finishing. Showing the steps in this Delaware project.  With photos and video.

Upholstered Bench Cushions Vineland NJ

Upholstered Bench Cushions Vineland NJ

A basement makeover leads to custom fabrication and upholstery in a Vineland NJ game room.  Wood, vinyl, tufts and ...

Upholstery Prices - Check the Details

Upholstery Prices - Check the Details

Some details that alter the cost of furniture re-upholstery.  From fabric to broken springs and a few things less obvious.  

Modern Furniture Upholstery Look - Older Method

Modern Furniture Upholstery Look - Older Method

Reviving an older furniture upholstery technique to extend a contemporary look when reupholstering traditional furniture.

Recovering Furniture or Reupholstering?

Recovering Furniture or Reupholstering?

Should I have my furniture reupholstered or recovered?  What is the difference?  Are they the same or is it just words?  Plus a glimpse of the Dark Side of upholstery practices.  With pictures.

Vines and Lines: Using Fabric in Design

Vines and Lines: Using Fabric in Design

 A window treatment project becomes the basis for an exploration of contrasting design elements.  Do lines and vines contrast or complement?  Or, perhaps both - to everyone's delight!  Pictures and very nice fabrics.

Upholstery: Gimp, Nails and Welting

Upholstery: Gimp, Nails and Welting

Uncertain about the edge finishing treatment for your furniture? Learn about three of the most common: gimp, nails and welting.  When and why are they used?

What Is Railroaded Fabric?

What Is Railroaded Fabric?

A brief illustration of the difference between 'railroaded' and 'up-the-roll' fabric patterns.  With visuals and a short discussion about why they matter for your furniture upholstery project (or not).