And now for the reveal – my Schumacher remnant masterpiece

For those who read my 1st upholstery blog post: “Sitting with Schumacher’s Chiang Mai Dragon” I know you’ll understand how excited I am to reveal my finished chair. Since 1889, Schumacher has created some of the highest end fabrics in home décor (supplying to the White House, for example).  I received a remnant and wanted to feature […]

New Project: Ros & Joe’s Parsons Chairs

This was my first real, solo, upholstery commission.  I am greatly indebted to our dear neighbours Ros and Joe for trusting me with their furnishings 🙂 Fortunately, their Parsons chairs turned out really well (if I do say so myself).  I must admit I also got some advice from Juanita, a master upholsterer who happens to live […]

Sitting with Schumacher’s Chiang Mai Dragon

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Schumacher’s Chiang Mai Dragon is one of the best-loved fabrics and definitely a personal favourite. Lisa Jo at Princess Perfect was kind enough to give me a remnant and I’m going to use it on the inside back of a small wing chair I’m currently reupholstering.  My next task is to select a coordinating fabric for […]