Storage Woes

We have a policy at Number 10 where we will only take on a commission once the client has decided which fabric they want to use. The reason being is that sometimes it can take a little time to choose the right fabric and previously we have picked up large items to get ready to [More…]

Chairs for Restoration

Scattered over the four corners of the world; or rather between the workshop, our home garages and Kay’s sisters outbuildings, we have acquired a rather large amount of chairs and stools.  These range from Victorian, Edwardian and right up to mid century modern and beyond. If you happen to be looking for something specific and [More…]

Gorgeous Georgian

One of our clients is currently converting a chapel and wanted to re-cover her Georgian style wingback chair to furnish the new space. Much of September was spent on the job transforming it from a 1980s green velvet covered chair into contemporary wool covered gorgeousness. Marks on the chair frame showed it had been previously [More…]

Red chair story

The pretty Victorian iron back armchair covered with the Emily Burningham red linen fabric has now been finished and is being enjoyed by the clients. I’m hoping their cheeky border terriers aren’t enjoying it though! We were really pleased with how this chair turned out with the contrast duck egg blue silk buttons and piping. [More…]