Did Someone Call Jimmie Johns?

When it comes to reupholstering iconic MCM furniture, we need to approach it from an entirely different point of view. Did somebody say CHALLENGE? Read More

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Beginning Upholstery: 3 Day Bootcamp and Wednesday Night Upholstery Club

There’s no way of getting around the constant marketing task of reminding clients, customers, and students to sign up for classes before they sell out. Even though it’s not my natural inclination to nag you all, it must be done. Check out our popular live upholstery classes and our one-of-a-kind online upholstery classes we’re offering you right now. Read More

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The Blue Chair Humbling

After walking hundreds of students through step by step chair rebuilding and reupholstering, the teacher finds out that she’s gotten better at her craft. Read More

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Annual Dog Days of Summer Upholstery Bootcamp

This is really the last Bootcamp for 2016. We sold out for July so quickly, we opened up one more for August. The iconic Dog Days of Summer 3 Day Upholstery Bootcamp is now open for registration. Read More

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Upholstery Bootcamp: Hot Days, Cool Classes (Sold Out)

It’s hot, it’s the middle of summer, it’s the 4th of July weekend, we love America and we love to teach upholstery. Put all of those together and you get a whopping $40.00 price break on our July Bootcamp. Read more. Read More

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Lazy Days of Summer Upholstery Classes and Workshops

It’s HOT and we’re dishing up cool classes and workshops so that you can be your very own designer. It’s true, you can do it. Read More

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Flipping Furniture: An Online Business Course

Ready to take your furniture flipping business from a hopeful hobby to a profitable business? Flipping Furniture, an online business course, will give you tested tools and business tips and strategies that are unique to a vintage furniture resale business. Read More

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Should This Furniture Be Reupholstered?

When is it wise to spend the money on reupholstering a piece of furniture? Here are five tips to help you make a good decision. Read More

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10 Chairs I Try to Pin Over and Over Again

When you find yourself trying to pin the same things more than once, you know you really like it. Read More

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Online Upholstery Bootcamp Launches August 18th!

It’s here!! Online Upholstery Courses you can take in the comfort of your own home. This class is the virtual twin of our live studio class. Who wouldn’t want to take upholstery in their jammies?! Read More

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Vintage Furniture Walkbout: Love It or Leave It?

It seems only logical to combine a Saturday afternoon of ‘thrifting therapy’ with a blog post. As I was meandering through one of my favorite local antique/vintage furniture malls (I hate that term because this building is anything but a … Read More

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