At the bustling iacf Newark International Antiques Fair earlier this month, David Harper, a renowned BBC Antiques Expert with his own antiques and history YouTube channel, delved into the captivating world of antique upholstery with Heather Jones, an esteemed upholstery expert from The Unique Seat Company. Together, they offer invaluable insights on appraising and authentically restoring and replacing antique upholstery, shedding light on the intricate craftsmanship that breathes life into these timeless pieces.
During the interesting and informative interview, Heather shared her excitement about a remarkable find, a Victorian footstool. Heather’s passion for antique upholstery, coupled with her meticulous approach and commitment to authenticity, ensures that the Victorian footstool will be transformed into a true masterpiece. By combining traditional methods and materials with her expertise, Heather will breathe new life into this elegant piece, preserving its legacy while offering it as a treasured addition to discerning collectors through her website.
Be sure to tune in to David Harper’s YouTube channel for many more fascinating videos exploring the world of antiques and history.