With over twenty years of restoration experience in London



From a 16thC coffer from St. Bartholomews church to a classic Hans Wegner armchair, we bring the measured and sensitive approach of the master craftsman. Here are just some of the skills we can draw on…

  • French polishing
  • Veneer work
  • Desk leathering
  • Chair caning
  • Upholstery
  • Wood-work repairs
  • Ring marks and stains
This was a nice piece to work on. A 19thC Italian This was a nice piece to work on. A 19thC Italian walnut table, 4m long, it was originally a work bench. I had to cut and shape the apron to allow for seating. The top is one piece of timber so from an ancient tree. Perhaps Leonardo sat in its shade to sketch. #furniturerestoration.
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This was a nice piece to work on. A 19thC Italian walnut table, 4m long, it was originally a work bench. I had to cut and shape the apron to allow for seating. The top is one piece of timber so from an ancient tree. Perhaps Leonardo sat in its shade to sketch. #furniturerestoration.
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Pair of Ercol carver chairs in beech and elm. Can Pair of Ercol carver chairs in beech and elm. Can you spot which one has been stripped, sanded sealed and waxed? #furniturerestoration. .
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Pair of Ercol carver chairs in beech and elm. Can you spot which one has been stripped, sanded sealed and waxed? #furniturerestoration. .
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How to glue up a hoop backed chair. For my Oxford How to glue up a hoop backed chair. For my Oxford friends this is for The Royal Oak in Abingdon, currently being refurbished. #furniturerestoration .
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How to glue up a hoop backed chair. For my Oxford friends this is for The Royal Oak in Abingdon, currently being refurbished. #furniturerestoration .
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This repair has a difficulty rating comparable to This repair has a difficulty rating comparable to a triple toe loop flik-flak with tuck. 200 year old double bow back Windsor chair with breaks to both bows. Just awaiting colouring to disguise the repairs. #furniturerestoration .
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This repair has a difficulty rating comparable to a triple toe loop flik-flak with tuck. 200 year old double bow back Windsor chair with breaks to both bows. Just awaiting colouring to disguise the repairs. #furniturerestoration .
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I have it on good authority that this desk came fr I have it on good authority that this desk came from the Heinz family. You know, the baked bean people....19thC kidney shaped desk for repair and replacement of leather insert. #furniturerestoration .
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I have it on good authority that this desk came from the Heinz family. You know, the baked bean people....19thC kidney shaped desk for repair and replacement of leather insert. #furniturerestoration .
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Oak refectory table from 1640, dismantled, reglued Oak refectory table from 1640, dismantled, reglued, new pegs made for all joints, cleaned and waxed. It is now off to an exposition on Paris for a noted fashion designer.
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Oak refectory table from 1640, dismantled, reglued, new pegs made for all joints, cleaned and waxed. It is now off to an exposition on Paris for a noted fashion designer.
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Pair of 19thC lecture hall chairs from St Barts me Pair of 19thC lecture hall chairs from St Barts medical school, joints tightened up, cleaned, waxed and ready to go home.
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Pair of 19thC lecture hall chairs from St Barts medical school, joints tightened up, cleaned, waxed and ready to go home.
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#furniturerepair #furniturerestoration #chairrepair #hackneyshop #islingtonshops #repairshop
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Marcel Breuer chairs mid repair. #furniturerestora Marcel Breuer chairs mid repair. #furniturerestoration #furniturerepair #marcelbreuer #marcelbreuerrepair #caneseatrepair #hackneyshops #islingtonshops #chaircaning

Marcel Breuer chairs mid repair. #furniturerestoration #furniturerepair #marcelbreuer #marcelbreuerrepair #caneseatrepair #hackneyshops #islingtonshops #chaircaning ...

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