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Woo Hoo, going home to Durango!!!

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 11:21 AM Comments comments (78)
Beautiful from all angles.

Diamond Tufting Complete

Posted on September 20, 2013 at 3:36 PM Comments comments (79)



Inside News

Posted on September 16, 2013 at 11:07 PM Comments comments (101)



Diamond tufting is restored.  The original horse hair was reworked and a new layer of cotton batting applied.

Refinishing finished, on to the reupholstery

Posted on September 13, 2013 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (103)
We have replaced the old webbing and instead of burlap, we have opted to use a heavy duty canvas for more strength. 
 
Today we'll be reconstructing the diamond tufting.  Lots of work ahead.

David's chair restoration has begun

Posted on September 11, 2013 at 10:44 PM Comments comments (112)
Al is making good progress with the refinishing.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
We'll be stripping this chair down to bare frame for a complete restoration.

David's father's chair ready for restoration

Posted on September 10, 2013 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (115)
David brought us this beautiful heirloom to be completely restored.  We'll be using a soft, supple oxblood leather and a warm chestnut finish for the wood.  Please check back to see our progress.