The Subtle Art of Cushion Filling: Part 1

Every time I make a cushion insert, I think to myself, "I should write a blog post about this!" Because cushion inserts can be tricky - you need to understand all the products you're working with (in my case, usually/mostly foam of varying grades), you need to make decisions about sizing and relative quantities of … Continue reading The Subtle Art of Cushion Filling: Part 1

What makes an heirloom chair an heirloom?

I have two rowdy boys at home (three, if you count my husband) Occasionally, they get railroaded into delivering furniture, or making buttons or carrying home a freebie that mom spotted on the curb. But in general, upholstery is my thing, not theirs. They don't care what color the sofa is, or whether it has … Continue reading What makes an heirloom chair an heirloom?