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Parker Knoll Chair

Parker Knoll is a British furniture manufacturing company, originally formed by Frederick Parker and Willi Knoll. Really popular in the 1960s and 1970’s Parker Knoll chairs have often visited our workshop for 30 years. Easily recognised by the clean lines with small rolled arms and wings. To check, look under the seat cushion to find […]

Duresta

Duresta

One of our favourites, Duresta are extremely well made robust and classically stylish soft furnishings. Contemporary in design, they are a modern classic that can be restored and redesigned many times. We reupholstered this delightful Duresta chair in the customer’s own fabric from a village near Whitby. Duresta | BJU are Duresta specialists. Repairs, restoration […]

Ercol Chair

Ercol Chairs

A pair of Ercol chairs updated and uplifted in Linwood cotton print. Delivered to our customers home in Durham. See more Ercol furniture. BJ Upholstery in Darlington | Design it your way | Free Estimates | High-Quality Reupholstery Experts. We restore quality, important, historic, antique, and retro soft furnishings. Specialist in: Sherborne – Duresta – […]

Fireside Chair

A Lovely Fireside Wingback chair

Parker Knoll made this style of chair famous. Wingback chairs have been made for hundreds of years – the wing to shelter you from draughts and to rest your head. Our customer selected a lovely wool mix plaid tartan and asked us to self pipe the edges. It looks really elegant and styling, now updated […]

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Football chair - complete

Made to order bespoke chair

Our customer wanted to present the football shirts he had collected over the 30 years working with world-class footballers. Rather than frame the shirts or keep them in boxes in the loft, his idea was to upholster a chair using the gifted and signed shirts. We provided a traditional Parker Knoll style chair, changed the […]

Football Shirt Chair

Our customer wanted to present the football shirts he had collected over the 30 years working with world-class footballers. Rather than frame the shirts or keep them in boxes in the loft, his idea was to upholster a chair using the gifted and signed shirts. We provided a traditional Parker Knoll style chair, changed the […]

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Is it cheaper to buy new?

Is it worth reupholstering? Quite often for mass-produced furniture yes it can ‘cost less’ to buy new. For higher-end furniture usually, it is less expensive to restore and reupholster.  For example Sherborne – Duresta – Vale Bridgecraft – Parker knoll – Ercol – Cintique – George Smith – Wesley-Barrell will all cost more for a new […]

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What does it cost to reupholster?

The cost to reupholster depends on the time taken to complete the job, parts and collection/delivery. Here is an idea of ‘What does it cost to reupholster?’ All guide prices are plus the cost of fabric as fabric costs range from £45-£120+ per meter or you can provide your own fabric.  We will usually view the […]

Richmond, North Yorkshire.

Richmond, North Yorkshire. Our re-upholstery services are available in Richmond, North Yorkshire and the surrounding areas. Reupholstery Experts. High-Quality Reupholstery. We restore quality, important, historic, antique, and retro soft furnishings. Workshop 01325 483817. M. 07488 326432. Covid-19 Update