Bringing old chairs back to life

Working on both vintage and antique furniture, Nicki Tarr of Spring Upholstery is passionate about restoring your treasured heirlooms or vintage finds.

Modern arm chair in House of Hackney velvet
Victorian button backed chair in mustard wool felt
1930's Heals armchair in Bute wool fabric
Traditionally upholstered Victorian dining chairs

Testimonials

"I have been fortunate enough to get a second chair reupholstered by the talented Nicki Tarr. This time it was a 1940s bentwood arm rocker. Completely rebuilt and looking great in turquoise wool. So beautiful."

Gill

Utility bentwood arm rocker

"Nicki transformed my tired Victorian dining chairs. They are now beautiful, much admired and so comfortable. I highly recommend Spring Upholstery, Nicki is very helpful and an excellent upholsterer."

Alison

Victorian dining chairs 

"Nicki has done several very different types of chairs for me and I have been delighted with all of them. She is very skilled and efficient. She also has a great eye for beautiful fabrics and can help with suggestions for the perfect fabric for your chair."

Frankie

Cintique easy chair

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