TACKS AND FABRICS

French interior and upholstery by Sophie Bailly

Pair of French Louis XVI chairs

Lovely classic pair of Louis XVI armchairs with beautiful carving and elegant medallion. Reupholstered with rustic natural linen, double welting finish.

March 28, 2014

SOLD -Bucolic French mattress ticking chair – $250

High back Queen Anne side chair fully reupholstered with a French printed mattress ticking, 100%cotton… Wood is refinished with antiques wax and black glaze to give it a “smoky” look. … Continue reading

March 28, 2014

Hepplewhite Chair

George Hepplewhite is one of the most famous english cabinetmaker of the 18th century. Hepplewhite’s style and reputation rest on his Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Guide (1788), which contains nearly 300 … Continue reading

January 4, 2014

Ladderback country chair

ORIGIN : USA / STYLE : Ladderback country side armchair, originally with rush seat. REDESIGN:  stripping, painting, webbing, stuffing, recovering with 70% cotton/ 30% linen striped fabric, single piping finish

October 5, 2012

Vintage Club Chair

ORIGIN : France/ STYLE : Art Deco Club Chair RENOVATION : destressed paint finish,  stripping, repairing, new webbing in the back, new stuffing, recovering with 100% linen solid color fabric, double … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

French Art Deco banquette

ORIGIN : FRANCE / Style : Antique Art Deco banquette (daybed), ca. 1930. L 56″, expandable into a narrow child bed fitting a 63″x 27″mattress (IKEA) – Oak wood RENOVATION … Continue reading

January 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Low-sitting armchair

ORIGIN : NORWAY/ TYPE OF CHAIR : caned chair, 20th-century RENOVATION : shape redesigning (removal of the cushion and  a part of the wood molding), lightening of the frame and caning,  recovering with … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · Leave a comment