An Online Upholstery ClassDetailed instruction on furniture upholstery, auto and marine upholstery, how to make slipcovers, and canvas work.
Read Safety Information At The End Of This Page Before Starting Any Of These Projects.
START LEARNING BY MAKING OR RECOVERING PILLOWS AND CUSHIONS
Tips For Sewing Large Cushions (Such As Bay Windows And Boat Cushions)
WATCH THE VIDEOS TO LEARN ABOUT THE TOOLS YOU NEED
See the hand tools pro upholsterers use. Or buy at our upholstery TOOL KITS page.
This video can help you decide whether to buy air or electric, 3/8 or 1/2" crown. Buy staple guns here: UPHOLSTERY STAPLER
RUNNING YOUR OWN UPHOLSTERY BUSINESS
FURNITURE UPHOLSTERY AND REUPHOLSTERY
"No matter what the fine points of their design are, most chairs and sofas have an inner frame built of similar structural elements."
Learn to strip off the old fabric, take measurements and cut the new fabric.
Use these techniques for most styles of upholstered furniture.