Working With Velvet: Tips and Tricks

Velvet is a classic fabric, and will always be a favourite choice for certain styles of furniture, however, upholstering with velvet can be tricky. If you’re up for the challenge, here are a few things to consider when upholstering with velvet. Velvet Terminology: Nap refers to the direction that the fibers lay. Every velvet hasContinue reading “Working With Velvet: Tips and Tricks”

Working With Velvet: Tips and Tricks

Velvet is a classic fabric, and will always be a favourite choice for certain styles of furniture, however, upholstering with velvet can be tricky. If you’re up for the challenge, here are a few things to consider when upholstering with velvet. Velvet Terminology: Nap refers to the direction that the fibers lay. Every velvet hasContinue reading “Working With Velvet: Tips and Tricks”

Top Ten Signs You May Be A DIY Addict

I often wonder if my DIY “projects” have crossed over into some kind of DIY “obsession”. My husband often comes home from work to find a different wall colour, newly upholstered piece of furniture, or fresh arrangement of furnishings. If this sounds like it might describe you, and you are also concerned that you’ve crossedContinue reading “Top Ten Signs You May Be A DIY Addict”