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  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 15 September 2020
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781446308295
  • Stock: 50+
  • Size: 215x254 mm
  • Illustrations: 288
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: £16.99
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The Upholstery Bible

£16.99

Complete step-by-step techniques for professional results by Cherry Dobson

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A complete resource for furniture upholstering, regardless of your abilities, with easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions explaining all the essential upholstery techniques, from covering buttons to stripping and upholstering entire chairs. Build your skills at your own pace, with advice on the basics such as choosing materials and tools for the job and estimating yardage, as well as more complex upholstering techniques. It features invaluable advice on what to look for when buying second-hand furniture, teaching you what's fixable and what's not as well as how to avoid costly mistakes by choosing the right stitches, techniques and textiles for the job.

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About Cherry Dobson

Cherry Dobson has been a tutor of upholstery for over 20 years. She has worked on numerous commissions, gaining much hands-on experience, and holds a distinction in Furniture Advanced Studies from London Guildhall University. Cherry now lives in Somerset where she teaches both day and residential courses.

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Machine Knitting Monthly

Regardless of your abilities, here's a complete resource for upholstering. Easy-to-follow illustrated instructions explain essential techniques and there's invaluable advice on what to look for when buying second-hand furniture. Learn what's fixable and what's not, as well as how to avoid costly mistakes by choosing the right stitches, techniques and textiles for the job.

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