You are not going to want to miss this! Our Official Launch is happening in a couple weeks! We look forward to meeting you, and showing off our new pieces in this gorgeous event space on the Dartmouth waterfront! Plenty of free parking. 124 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth, B2Y 0B4 – King’s Wharf, at the formerContinue reading “So, You Love Mid-Century Furniture?”
Check this out! Artisan Upholstery Studio and Retrospekt have started to combine their skills to bring fantastic vintage design to the Maritimes! Curious about what the heck that means? Read on.. The Retrospekt boys, Mark and Val, are pretty great at sourcing out some really cool furniture from far and wide. With serious packing skills, andContinue reading “Introducing: Our very first collaborative set”
These vintage chairs have been completely stripped to the frame, and rebuilt with all new foam and materials. Super comfy, lush and funky. The fabric is a cut velvet by Knoll.
So, as you can imagine, my husband was thrilled to come home to see this vintage sofa parked in the foyer a couple weeks ago. It was dropped off during an Upholstery Workshop, so was parked here for a couple days waiting for the workshop space to open up. Measuring 10 feet 4 inches long, itContinue reading “The Behemoth Sofa Project”
Fresh off the bench! A boxy, comfy, retro chair reupholstered in Maharam ‘Divina Melange’ by Kvadrat, in light grey. This chair features a hardwood frame, coil spring construction in the seat and back, and lovely tapered legs. It has been stripped to the bare frame and has all new foam and materials. The 100% woolContinue reading “Vintage Chair in Felted Wool”
Just listed! This great vintage Kroehler accent chair would add a pop of colour and retro flair to any space. It features beautiful, durable wool fabrics, including Kvadrat Divina Melange felted wool. All new foam and materials makes this a “brand new”, authentically vintage chair. SOLD Check out the Re-Styled Collection for more info.
This vintage set of tub chairs will make a gorgeous addition to any home. The fabric is a neutral, warm grey jacquard, and the flowers have a really lovely lustre. They have brand new feather cushions, and would make fantastic reading chairs. They measure 24″ x 24″ x 28″ high, so they’re quite dainty. MadeContinue reading “Set of Vintage Tub Chairs – SOLD”
I’ve been teaching upholstery workshops for a couple of years now. It’s been absolutely amazing – I would never have guessed that I’d enjoy it so much. My students have all been great, and very eager to learn! So, it has been a real surprise to me that many people are reluctant to sew. EspeciallyContinue reading “DIY: Easy Seat Cushion (without piping)”
So here we are, smack in the middle of holiday down-time, over-indulgence and family togetherness…and it is all good. The snow has finally begun to fall in earnest, which means the kids have put down their electronics, and have dug out their sleds. Red-cheeked with runny noses, they’ll return for steaming hot chocolate – butContinue reading “Releasing the Kraken (or, How I’ve been spending my Xmas holidays)”