Chair Seating

A rush chairA rush chairHaving developed skills in chair seating and restoration we are able to provide a reseating and renovation service for tired old chairs both traditional and contemporary.

We can offer repairs, restoration and advice for chairs and stools and work with:

  • Traditional rush – hand twisted
  • ‘Reel’ rush (pre-twisted)
  • Danish cord
  • Seagrass
  • Other rope materials.

Should your chair need recaning contact us for details of a local practioner.

The beginnings of a new rush chair seatHaving worked for a number of years as a self taught chair seater, in order to provide a broader service, Clive undertook a period of training at ‘The Chair Workshop’ in Sedburgh, Cumbria where he was able to refine his skills.

Contact us for advice and a price range for reseating, restoration and (please include photograph(s) where possible).

Demonstrations of chair seating techniques are available.

We can also provide one to one or small group tuition if you would like to reseat your own chair.