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Upholstery Bible (Complete Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results) by Cherry Dobson
Upholstery Bible (Complete Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results) by Cherry Dobson
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Upholstery Bible (Complete Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results)

Description:

 
This comprehensive guide to furniture upholstery covers everything from the very basic techniques for beginner's right up to advanced techniques for a professional-looking finish.
 

 
Includes advice on choosing the right materials and tools for the job as well as estimating yardage and more complex upholstering techniques. There is also information on choosing second hand furniture: recognising what's fixable and how to avoid costly mistakes by choosing the right stitches, techniques and textiles for the job.
 

 
Contents include:

 
Basic tools
 
Webbings and springs
 
Materials
 
Stuffings, fillings and foam
 
Coverings and linings
 
Textiles
 
Trimmings
 
Techniques
 
Stripping
 
Webbing
 
Springing
 
Working a sprung edge
 
Preparing a hessian base
 
First stuffing's
 
Stitching an edge
 
Second stuffing's
 
Planning your fabric cuts
 
Attaching new coverings
 
Deep buttoning
 
Shallow buttoning
 
Making single and double piping
 
Finishing the chair
 
Close nailing and adding a nail strip
 

 
Types of Furniture

 
Dining chairs
 
Stuffed over-seats
 
Armchairs
 
Nursing chairs
 
Wood Frames
 
Settees
 
Chaise longue's

Bibliographic Information

Upholstery Bible (Complete Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results)

SKU:
U46-15-UpholsteryBible-9375
Location:
U46-15
Cat No:
SNW374
Product ID:
DEALMAN-U46-15-UpholsteryBible-9375
EAN:
9780715329375
Publisher:
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

About Author

Cherry Dobson has been teaching upholstery techniques for over 20 years and holds a distinction in Furniture Advanced Studies from the London Guildhall University. As well as writing, Cherry also teaches and runs both day and residential courses in furniture upholstery.

Snazal Reviews

This book tells how to make the most of your furniture with this comprehensive guide to upholstery.It explains covering buttons to stripping and upholstering entire chairs.Snazal books wholesale recommends this one to you.

Customer Reviews

What a useful book. I thought I knew how to upholster a chair seat but with the detailed steps in this book it is so much easier to get really good results.

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