Iron back Odyssey: the (almost) final frontier... March 12, 2016 23:51

Iron Back Odyssey
Well not the final final frontier..... Helen is working on an ironback for the Dulwich Open House Festival in May and she has been keeping us up to date....  Words by Debbie.

Upholstery courses - top 5 by Debbie Lowndes January 17, 2016 20:42

 It’s January, a time when we often start thinking about what we might like to learn for the year ahead….
5 best Upholstery courses in London 2016

Taking a well earned rest. See you in the New Year! December 27, 2015 19:13

Emma will be at the North London Market this weekend! December 3, 2015 09:06

Small Floral Chair

Boatyard Collection selected for Faversham Emporium this weekend! November 24, 2015 09:25

 The Boatyard Collection chosen for Faversham Emporium this weekend!

Pia at Hackney's THE BIG FIX November 24, 2015 09:14

 Pia reports from THE BIG FIX Sustainable Hackney's first festival of fixing.  More events planned soon!

Iron Back Odessey: Chapter Two November 18, 2015 20:58

 Ironback Odessey:  Chapter Two

Mummifying the frame.....

FESTIVE SEVEN DAY FLASH SALE: The Movie November 11, 2015 19:08

North London Vintage Market December 2015 November 6, 2015 08:59

Emma will be at Crouch End Vintage Market in December.... 

Jude in collaboration with Rex-Kralj October 20, 2015 10:00

Jude in collaboration with Rex-Kralj for London Design 2015

Iron Back Odyssey October 16, 2015 10:27

The Ironback with Six covers

North London Vintage Market 2015 October 16, 2015 09:50

Emma's Vintage Stall at North London Vintage Market: Crouch End:   Saturday December 5th 10-5pm & Sunday December 6th 1-5pm St Mary's Parish Hall N10 3AH

Design: Screen Print & Upholster October 5, 2015 18:00

The Cornershop Cookbook September 23, 2015 21:47

Charlotte has a new book - The Cornershop Cookbook - out on September 24.
She is also a great upholsterer and is an Egg chair afficianado! 

Boatyard Collection September 23, 2015 09:25

Boatyard Collection by Alex Law

Recycled furnishings and new fabrics inspired by living and working in North Kent, by Alex Law

Carol's Upholstery Workshop OPEN for Deptford X 2015! September 22, 2015 08:48

Carol's workshop opens for Deptford X 2015
All Welcome!     Come and join us for a Bucks Fizz and a look around the workshop.

5 Reasons why we really love these stools.... August 21, 2015 09:59

Fabric plus story plus a good eye for style....

Retro Wing finds a new home in Bayswater August 11, 2015 07:26

Good Bye to the Dad Chair.  It went to an Antiquarian book-seller in the end!

Eat, Play, Love... The Sunday Post by the The Milk Post July 29, 2015 12:06

Pia's chair on The Milk Stand: Sunday Post... Eat, Play, Love

Upcycling for the Blue Patch Project with Natural Dyes: Madder July 23, 2015 14:32

Angela upcycles leftover fabric with Natural dyes...



Do something hobby in The Guardian July 21, 2015 07:13

Caroline's piece in The Guardian

Town and Country Magazine July 17, 2015 09:57

Town and Country Magazine interview Debbie, July 2015.

We let our Customer's speak for themselves... July 15, 2015 09:14


The Shop has a new page with reviews from happy customers.

A chairy story for #Recycleweek 2015! June 23, 2015 09:00


We said no to the offer of buying these chairs but immediately felt a pang. 
Surely there was somewhere they could go!