Why are there wings on a wing chair?

If you've ever stopped to consider this question, you've likely reached the vague conclusion that wings are decorative. And in the modern sense, they are. We stick wings on everything from recliners to headboards. (Wing chair recliner reupholstered by Sitzen Design & Upholstery in Missouri) But in truth, wings were an ingenuous design solution: They … Continue reading Why are there wings on a wing chair?

Do You Upholster the Right Way?

Alright, that title is deliberate upholstery click bait. . . But I want to tell you something, and please bear with me. Here's a secret truth about upholstery:  It's really, really, really, really easy to tear someone's work apart. I don't mean in the literal sense. I mean figuratively. If I were inclined to do so, … Continue reading Do You Upholster the Right Way?