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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
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Upholstery Welt as a Design Choice

Upholstery welt serves two important functional advantages: it helps conceal & reinforce seams, and improves durability by preventing excessive cover wear at the edges Let's make the distinction between single welt & double welt Single welt [...]

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5 Tips: Choosing Fabric for Upholstery

It's so easy to get carried away by fabrics for upholstery. Maybe you've found the perfect fabric with a curvy pattern that reminds you of the birds swooping in to the feeder outside the window, [...]

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Is Upholstery a Dying Trade?

(debunking the myth) Your answer most likely depends on your perspective. If you're an aspiring professional looking to fortify your education, and having trouble finding an accredited program, then you may be of the mind [...]