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Sunday 18 November 2012 3.20pm
I am looking for someone to reupholster a 1950's chair. Anyone with any recent experience?

Sunday 18 November 2012 7.40pm
I know its not close, but very good from what I have heard....

Sunday 18 November 2012 7.55pm
Is there still the little shop in Tabard street that was a renovator?
Sunday 18 November 2012 8.12pm
Hi Sue,
Have you thought of having a go and do it yourself.
There is a place called the Good life Centre that run workshops in Upholstery.
website The Good Life Centre. If not maybe they could give you some advice on where to go.

Good luck

I have nothing to do with the centre other than what I have read from SE1 website.
Monday 19 November 2012 9.38am
I recommend AV Fowlds, near Burgess Park off Camberwell Road. They did a great job reupholstering my sofas.

Wednesday 21 November 2012 5.06pm

I used Madeleine Anderson who is based off Grange Road and she was excellent - her website is

Wednesday 21 November 2012 10.39pm
Just looked at Madamchairwomans site, beautiful chairs, my amateur attempts years ago seem pitiful when I looked at hers!
Friday 23 November 2012 9.09pm
Thank you everyone.

I am waiting for a quote from Madam Chairwoman. I think it is a rather challenging job for me to think of undertaking as it is an Ernest Race chair and I want it to be right!

Sunday 25 November 2012 5.05pm
I have been recommended Fineline Upholstery that has a shop on Borough High St, though not yet used them: http://www.finelineupholstery.co.uk/
Wednesday 5 March 2014 11.41am
Hi if anyone needs a Upholsterer or Loose Cover Maker I can recommend "tony" 07961 646911 he is really good.


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