• two pictures of a wingback chair one before and one afer with new covers

    Joseph the Technicolour Upcycled Wingback Chair

    It’s no secret I do enjoy a bit of upholstery in between my ‘hard furniture’ projects. So when a message dropped into my inbox asking if I would consider giving her wingback chair a bit of TLC I didn’t have to think twice. Come to Mama… Upholstery is a very complex subject. The fire safety regulations changed often between 1988 and 2010 and it can feel a bit overwhelming. I don’t plan to go into details here, there is plenty online for those wanting to understand more. I would even advise booking yourself a course. But I was pleasantly surprised to discover this chair originated from a well know high…