Chaise lounge

Green Chaise Lounge

I don’t think we need any words to describe this chaise lounge. The colour choice is the key to the look of this piece of furniture. See how the green velvet draws out the light highlights of the wood. The chaise lounge was reupholstered for our customer in Thirsk, North Yorkshire and fully restored covered […]

An example of a completed reupholstered chaise longue

Chaise Longue

Ten examples of chaise longue we have restored and reupholstered. The modern chaise longue was first popularised during the 16th century in France, hence the rather lovely name ‘Chaise Longue’ – it always congers up a sophisticated romantic feel. Chaise Longue were created by French furniture craftsmen for the rich to rest without the need to […]

victorian chaise lounge

Victorian Chaise Lounge

A classic victorian chaise lounge we reupholstered for our customer. Our customer sourced the fabric, it looks stunning. We have restored and reupholstered countless chaise lounges over the years – here are some other Chaise Lounge examples Often they are in a bad state, the frames are delicate due to the fine design and long […]

Victorian Chaise Lounge

Victorian Chaise

A lovely Victorian Chaise Lounge.  We have reupholstered some 100s of chaise lounge.  Mostly Victorian and Georgian and some modern versions, they were particularly popular in Victorian days.  This example is unusual as it has a metal frame.  A total refurbishment and reupholster, we think she looks delightful in blue and we love the curved […]

Chaise - black with white

Victorian chaise lounge

Our customer purchased this Victorian chaise at auction and we collected it for her.  On inspection, it had been reupholstered in the past but probably fifty years ago. So some restoration work was required to resume the chaise back to how it was when new. Our customer had a vision of an art deco look […]

Chaise Long restoration

Chaise Long restored and reupholstered to ‘as-new’. Ready to serve and look stylish in any home for another 100 years We restore antique furniture as originally built using tie-in coil springs and modernised wadding with rubberised ‘horse hair’. So the result is a classic handmade piece of historic furniture you can use every day and […]

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Working on this week; a restoration of an Edwardian Chaise Longue

Its not just ‘re-covering’ This is restoration. As you can see in the photos below;  we strip the furniture back and remove the, in this case 200 year old, padding and reconstruct using modern variations of horse hair and modern wadding. Checking and fixing the frame then we re-fit/replace and tie-in with twine the coil […]

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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 […]

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Reupholstery Photos, Before and After

See some recently completed jobs on ‘Our Work page‘ Parker Knoll Two Seater Sofa   Oak Chair. Chaise Lounge   One of my favorites:  A before and after photo of a leather chair; ‘Grumpy’ on the left and ‘Happy’ on the right.