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Bar Fly: Abrasion Proof, Spill Proof, and Stain Proof Upholstery

Sometimes you can afford to lean into your inner dainty. Your furniture upholstery can be delicate, elegant, and like something that would be at home in a museum or a refined tearoom with harps gently playing.

Lobby Lounge Luxury: 4 Hotel Entrances You’ll Check Out & Then Into

When does the vacation begin? It’s not the moment your head hits the pillow in your hotel room or as your feet touch the ground your first morning.  It’s the moment you decide you’re ready for a vacation. 

Nicole Crowder

Interview with Master Upholsterer, Nicole Crowder.

Nicole shares with us her well earned expertise, and wisdom about the world of upholstery.

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Tuft Love: How (And Why) To Tuft Your Couch

Today we’ll take just a bit of the tough out of tufting so your upholstery project doesn’t take the stuffing out of you. We’ll explore what tufting is, the most common types, and we’ll set you up with a selection of DIY tips and tools to get you on your way to taking your reupholstery project to the next level.

Making Waves Against Water And Wear With Marine Upholstery Fabrics

You may have noticed a theme at most marinas: plain ol’ vanilla or sea blue canvas for boat covers and various shades of vinyl for seats and other marine upholstery. Being out on the water is no vanilla experience so why should the upholstery be?

Kick Out the Cliche: How to Take RV Or Trailer Upholstery From Trash To Treasure

There was already an accelerating trend toward the RV and mobile home lifestyle pre-pandemic. But now? Holy cow! As a professional upholsterer, you know better than anyone the stunning shift in demand for reupholstering RV and mobile homes — both for commercial and residential needs. 

The Brand New Line of Custom Chesterfield Sofas You Need to See

Fully custom sofas with over 20,000 upholstery fabrics to choose from. And just wait until you see the turnaround times.

Is Your Home Ready for the Holidays? 5 Easy Upholstery Projects You Need to See

Could your home use a bit of a refresh? By now, many people are ready for a change of scenery, and the holidays are a popular time for a upgrades around the house. With furniture and home furnishings experiencing major delays and backorders right now, it’s the perfect time to try your hand at DIY upholstery.

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Vinyl and Vegan Leather

Furniture and fashion accessory designers that are looking to replicate the look and feel of leather with realistic alternatives now have more options as the push towards animal-free products grows stronger. Real leather has long been associated with quality, durability and luxury, but luckily thanks to innovative textile manufacturers comparable synthetic options are abundantly and readily available.

Ottoman Made From Scratch

Want a neutral, understated piece to go with any room? Try something like this ottoman.