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It Started On a Summer Saturday….

If you’re ever tempted to reupholster your own furniture, look no further than this example. See the dilapidated love-seat bench below? This is what our customer found when he decided to reupholster his own decades-old settee for a “Saturday project” this summer. Unfortunately, he discovered a chair bottom that needed all new springs,

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Out Of The [Tie] Box

When an old client came in with a sly look in her eye, we knew we were in for something special. The worn side chair in her arms needed a new cushion, some updated fabric, and a coat of paint. But somehow, we knew she had something extra in mind.

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The Peacock Roams the House

Have you ever visited a tropical resort that boasts “wild” peacocks roaming the grounds? Even Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle has been known to let them wander on occasion. There really is something memorable about walking around a corner and finding yourself face-to-face with a fantastically adorned marvel of nature.

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A Crash Course in Coordination (No More Matchy-Matchies)

First of all: We fell in LOVE with this upholstery fabric! We’d upholster it onto just about anything. So when a new client came in and picked this-very-fabric, we knew it was a match made in heaven. Okay, to be specific, it wasn’t a match exactly. It was a coordination. 

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The Art of Whimsy

When we talk about the Art of Upholstery, we typically refer to the fine artistic elements of layout, texture and color. Upholstery is an art of detail. Each line, flourish, dot and flower must lay out straight; every ounce of batting must align as well as provide comfort…. What we don’t usually think of when we speak of the Art of Upholstery is the ability to use our wildest creative genius to concoct creative,

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Leave the Perfection to Us

Dining chairs are a common DIY project these days. And if the creativity strikes you, you should do it. We applaud your gumption! But if you or your spouse are looking for perfection, you may want to leave it to the professionals.

Look at the workmanship in these straight-backed dining chairs.

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The Wing Chair Goes Organic

When it comes to updating your home decor, no task is as eco-friendly as reupholstering a well-loved piece of furniture. Except, perhaps, reupholstering it with 100% organic, sustainable fabrics! Here at It’s Bout Time Upholstery, we are proud to offer green, eco-friendly fabric lines from the world-renowned brands you trust. 

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Four “Chairs” for Spring Time!

Spring time sunlight brings with it a new awareness of dust, clutter and… faded upholstery. On the next sunny day, draw up your blinds and take a good look around your living room, entryway and dining room. Upholstered chairs and sofas in these highly visible entertaining areas are often victims of sun exposure that leaves their colors muted and uneven.

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It’s Bout Time Featured in Magazine Cover Article

That’s right! Check out the January/February issue of “425 Magazine,” and you’ll see our handiwork right in the cover article.

“Her Haven,” a look into the colorful Medina home of clothing designer, Nancy Cirillo, is a prime example of just how much some new upholstery can do for a home.

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Create the Perfect Complement with New Upholstery

Our client already owned an arsenal of complementary furniture for her family room, but when it came time to remodel, she knew she needed a new color pallet to accentuate the room’s inviting but airy feel. We helped by creating a color board of cool green florals and adding coordinating throw pillows and piping.

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