Natural upholstery materials include 100% natural latex foam, premium wool batting, organic cotton batting and organic cotton ticking fabric, all non-toxic alternatives to ‘conventional’ upholstery materials. Learn all about these four materials and how to use them in your upholstery project – whether you’re a diy maker or a professional, these videos and tutorials will give you a jump start on creating healthy upholstery for yourself or your clients.

[video] Cotton Batting or Wool Batting for Upholstery?

By |2018-08-30T14:59:48+00:00June 29th, 2018|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

What's the Difference? DEFINITION OF BATTING There's a lot of confusion around what the different upholstery battings look and feel like, as well as what [...]

[video] Upholstery Cushion Battings – Best Practices

By |2018-08-30T15:00:06+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

3 tips for using cushion-wrap battings in upholstery Do I HAVE to use batting in my upholstery project? (A. it is highly recommended, and here's [...]

[video] 5 Essential Non-toxic Materials for Your Upholstery Project

By |2018-08-30T20:40:21+00:00June 8th, 2018|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

Learn about five essential non-toxic materials you can use in your upholstery project. A Sample Box is the perfect way to feel them for yourself! NaturalUpholstery.com [...]

Upholsterer’s Guide to Natural Materials

By |2018-08-30T20:42:06+00:00May 9th, 2018|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

Are you planning an upholstery project that will replace petroleum-based urethane foam with non-toxic natural latex foam? or replacing polyester batting with wool batting as [...]

[video] DIY Dining Chair Upholstery Project with Plans

By |2018-08-30T18:13:35+00:00December 8th, 2017|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

Ready for a fresh new look for your dining chairs? Watch this video for complete step-by-step instructions to DIY your dining chair upholstery project like a [...]

[video] How to Cut Latex Foam for Upholstery

By |2018-08-30T18:13:27+00:00December 2nd, 2017|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

  Watch the video to see three Ways to cut Natural Latex Foam for Upholstery: Upholstery saw Electric carving knife Sturdy shears Purchase natural latex [...]

[video] Natural Latex Foam: How Much Does it Weigh?

By |2018-08-30T20:41:08+00:00December 1st, 2017|Natural Upholstery Materials, Upholstery Tips, Techniques & Repair|

Making a window seat cushion out of natural latex foam? Here's how to figure out how much it will weigh: Natural Latex Foam weighs about [...]

Natural & Organic Fabrics for Upholstery

By |2018-08-30T18:13:03+00:00November 27th, 2017|Furniture Health & Sustainable Living, Natural Upholstery Materials|

  Chairs upholstered in Birch Organic Fabrics 'Flight' pattern Looking for a safe, healthy fabric for your upholstery project? We're talking about fabrics [...]