Lazy Chaise

February 25, 2016

             Aalto came up with this design over 75 years ago!

This one is a later model but still managed to arrive at the workshop completely knackered

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Frame was stripped and refinished to remove storage mildew

Webbing replace with the genuine article

Perfect relaxation

If anyone knows how to get out of this please let us know

Dog Days

January 28, 2016

If you happen to swing by the workshop you will probably be greeted by a huge eames lover

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This 1970’s Brazilian rosewood ES670 arrived at the workshop in terrible condition and Gypo loves it just the way is is.

Somethings are best left alone

Pretty in 636

January 22, 2016

For many many years this pair of Olivier Mourgue “Cubique” just sat and deteriorated, when they arrived at the shop they were just bodies and rusty bases.

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Fiberglass was reinforced and repaired, new anchor points installed, bases polished

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New foam was cut and formed perfectly

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One of a kind maharam fabric covers fabricated with zippers

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Tight, firm, perfect and pretty…………..wild

black n blue

January 14, 2016

Very early 1960’s Es670-71 arrived at the workshop with thrashed cobalt blue cushions.

Brian L. wanted to keep the color uniqueness

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Just more modern

We install stunning Townsend leather in Manta Blue

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Gunstock oiled all the panels and as always new shock mounts for the bounce

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Time to beat em black n blue

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may the horse be with you

January 07, 2016

Hair on hide for that Wookie feel

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High gloss finish for that Vader look

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No Falcon around

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Feel the horse

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crack n snap

December 12, 2015

“It just broke”

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Other fix-it guys would try and glue the pieces back together and you would end up sitting on egg shells till it brakes again.  Lucky for Steve we are able to make a strong replacement rosewood panel with a very close matching grain.

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All new shock mounts installed prior to complete panel restoration

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After a perfect color match and oiled look finish is applied

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Who would know, & we won’t tell

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Contact us before it breaks

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guilty for being red

December 11, 2015

 

Early, early pair of LCW’s arrived in a very sorry state, both with snapped backbones

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All new shock mounts, stripped, dyed and finish to original look

nucking futs

December 02, 2015

Dirty Stained Mustard!

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We started by removing all foam & fabric

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shell was media blasted to remove rust

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Then it got the vintage finish look and the frame got a polish

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Nice & bright Maharam fabric

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  Sweet Coconut

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Cool Juhl

December 01, 2015

Purchased in the 1960’s

Used daily until finally coming to rest in a pool room

This cool Juhl arrived in a very sorry state

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Sumptuous Townsend leather installed correctly

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Wood perfectly restored and oiled

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Back out to the pool room