Re-Upholstery work for our clients

Our Re-Upholstery

Alexander Furnishings offers a full re-upholstery and re-covering service. We can collect your sofa and armchairs and then bring them back fully restored, we also have an in-house range of the finest British handmade sofas, arm chairs, run-ups, dining chairs and ottomans to choose from.

Re-Upholstered Armchair Before

Picture above, the original tired armchair, but a pretty proportions and a family heirloom.

Re-Upholstered Armchair After

Picture above recovered, re-webbed and re-polished legs, we took a colefax and fowler velvet stripe and turned it around, so the stripe runs down the chair, and made some extra cushions for the client who was freshening up her house, for her daughter’s big wedding reception, re-covered Edwardian armchair and cushions, and repainted drawing room in zoffany paint colours for client in Henley-on-Thames.

£432+vat, fabric needed 4mtrs


Antique Chaise Longue Before

Picture above shows the original antique chaise longue, showing new fabric the customer has chosen.

Antique Chaise Longue After


Picture above shows the chaise longue recovered, re-polished and re-webbed with new stuffing in a delicate Japanese blossom weave including complimentary braid, the clients husband had spent a lot of time in Japan, attractive overall update and refresh to an antique lougue for a master bedroom.

£475+vat, fabric needed 5mtrs


Re-Upholstered Armchair Before

Picture above a very tiered armchair.

Re-Upholstered Armchair


Pictures above re-upholstered, armchair in Jane Churchill fabrics and cushion, needed new seat as well.

£432+vat, fabric needed 5mtrs


Re-Upholstered Sofa Before

Picture above two sofas needing almost rebuilding.

Re-Upholstered Sofa After

Pictures above two sofas rebuilt, and finished room; a pretty spring update to a relaxing family tv room, looking into the garden, we made the curtains , and re-upholstered two sofas, and armchair and ottoman and cushions for client in Henley-on-Thames , fabrics from Jane Churchill.

£888+vat, fabric needed 9mtrs


Re-Upholstered Sofa Before

Picture 1 an old sofa in need of an update.

Re-Upholstered Sofa After

Picture above show the sofa recovered and re-webbed, and re-stuffed, in a light embroidered linen with hints of purple in the leaves to freshen all the purple in the room, and the pattern also reflects the wooded scenery of the beautiful cottage, high in the Chiltern hills, sofa re-covered for client nr stoke row, fabric by Nina Campbell.

£888+vat, fabric needed 9mtrs, plus 2.5 mtrs for the scatter cushions


Re-Upholstered Sofa Seat & Back Cushions Before


Picture above is a clients favourite fireside sofa, needing new seat and back cushions, as worn.

Re-Upholstered Sofa Seat & Back Cushions After


Picture above is of the same clients sofa with new seat and back cushions, refreshed in colefax and fowler tartan  and zoffany cushions, , made for a client in Ipsden. We do a lot of these and its very easy , as the clients can just send the cushion covers, in the post, and we either just make new covers, or also re-stuff them as well will some options of pure feather, feather and down, feather and foam wrap, just foam or foam and Dacron wrap.

8 x seat and back cushions @60.00+vat ea, fabric needed 12mtrs

4 x 20” scatter cushions in embroidered linen @£48.00ea+vat, fabric needed 3.2mtrs


Re-Upholstered Sofa & Armchairs Before

Picture above shows old sofa and armchairs, and cold feeling and unused room.

Re-Upholstered Sofa & Armchairs After


Picture above shows the sofas recovered and fitted into a scheme, of Italian checks and weaves, “an Italian Riviera look”, with Venetian fabrics, warm . colourful, vibrant, and now used as a main family get together room, where before was under used, and sofa and armchairs have a new lease of life.

Recover 1 x 3 seater sofa in Italian Veneto linen Plad  £970.00+vat, fabric needed 18mtrs

2 x armchairs in Veneto linen contrast piped @£590.00+vat ea fabric needed 7.5mtrs each armchair


Re-Upholstered Antique Chairs


A matched pair of antique fruitwood chairs we recovered in a fabulous Prelle French weave stripe and a pair of button down cushions seats for two antique chairs we recovered for clients in Bledlow, Buckinghamshire, special anniversary party, done in a French moiré yellow.


2 x soft fitted cushion seat pads in goose feather, with central button for antique chairs @£80.00+vat ea, fabric needed 1.5mtrs


4 x insert seat pads to regency chairs @£30.00+vat ea, fabric needed 2mtrs



Re-Upholstered Wing Armchair


Wing armchair recovered and seat reupholstered in a soft zoffany 100% wool tartan, now very comfortable, recovered for a client nr Stoke row, Henley-on-Thames.

To recover wing armchair £360+vat, fabric needed 5mtrs

1 x new insert seat pad in overstuffed feather £72.00+vat


Sofas Before

Pictures above show 2 large sofas, the client wanted loose covers in a semi loose fitting or shabby chic look.

2 x large sofas, not too loose, not too formal, semi loose fit, £875+vat each sofa, fabric needed 19mtrs/sofa


Sofas After With New Loose Fitted Covers

Pictures above show the 2 large sofas with new loose covers in a heavy double washed French linen, very attractive look and feel, for a relaxed modern country feel.