Healthy Upholstery - Without Chemicals: Learn about eco-friendly upholstery materials at

Do you need help choosing materials and calculating how much of each material to purchase for your natural upholstery project? Schedule a consultation with Carla today.

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PFAS Stain Repellants in Upholstery Fabrics

Questioning the safety of chemicals used in upholstery fabrics Upholsterers & designers offer a fabulous array of performance fabrics... at what cost? (Image: Vitalijs Barilo - Unsplash) Upholsterers, designers, and architects are being [...]

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Upholstery Fabric Green Certifications

How to identify a (truly) healthy upholstery fabric (is it even possible?) Finding ‘safe’ upholstery fabric remains a challenge, even in these days of increased emphasis on eco-friendly alternatives that claim to protect human health [...]

Upholstery class: Cathy staples her seat

Before taking Carla’s workshop, I felt uncertain of my ability to do a good job on a big cushion seat project. During the class, I was able to create a piece I am proud of! I came away with a professional looking (by me!) booth seat for my vintage camper. I feel empowered, confident and anxious to complete the next seat so I can enjoy entertaining in style in my ‘new’ camper.

Cathy Johnson, Coffee Creek Espresso