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My name is Rachel Sharp

As The Chair Doctor, I reupholster and refurbish antique or vintage mid century chairs transforming them into statement  accent pieces through a love of both modern and traditional upholstery. This can be by upholstering pieces I have sourced myself or through commissions.

I offer sales of finished upcycled, reupholstered, chairs but also offer a high quality reupholstering service for customer owned pieces as commissions.

My customers appreciate good quality and understand the value and time involved in the craft.

 

Racehl Sharp - Statement Chairs by The Chair Dr

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Recent Projects

The Egg Chair

From black ripped 1970s vinyl to wow factor with with Timorous Beasties linen fabric perfectly complimented by green velvet - a classic 1970s egg swivel chair transformed.

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The Iron Back Chair

An antique Victorian iron back chair is a real family heirloom. Each layer is sewn over the iron frame, traditionally upholstered to last another 100 years and modernised by this gorgeous Liberty velvet.

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The Rocking Chair

An antique rocking chair, reupholstered using traditional upholstery methods. Love this amazing quality Nina Campbell fabric which suits the tones of the wood so well.

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The Parker Knoll

Parker Knoll little armchair - Original Parker Knoll - is an early model PK934 - covered in Linwood wave with just a touch of mauve piping.

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