Antique Furniture

Welcome to Soft Options! Our team of skilled craftsmen have years of experience in restoring and revitalising antique furniture pieces, bringing them back to their former glory. We understand the value that antique furniture holds and are dedicated to providing quality reupholstery services that preserve its unique charm and character. With a focus on attention to detail and precision, we work closely with our clients to ensure their furniture is restored to their exact specifications.

Restoring Antique Furniture​

The act of restoring antique furniture allows individuals to connect with the past, as they get to experience and appreciate the unique craftsmanship of bygone eras. This is especially true for furniture pieces that are rare and one-of-a-kind, making them irreplaceable treasures. By reupholstering an antique furniture piece, individuals can further enhance its beauty, while also increasing its durability and practicality.

Bringing your furniture back to life

Restoration and reupholstery of antique furniture can be a valuable investment for those seeking to extend the lifespan of their cherished pieces while creating an opportunity to appreciate them anew. This process involves revitalising the furniture’s structural integrity and aesthetic appeal, making it look and feel like it did when it was first created.

Preserving the past

Investing in the restoration and reupholstery of antique furniture is a way to not only preserve its historical and aesthetic value but also to ensure that future generations can appreciate it as well. It is a testament to the lasting quality and beauty of antique furniture that it can be given new life through careful restoration, providing a connection to the past for years to come.


Yes, reupholstering antique furniture is worth the investment as it can extend the lifespan of the furniture while preserving its historical and aesthetic value. It also allows you to maintain the uniqueness and character of the piece. Its wise to have a professional working with antiques to keep the value, we see a lot of nice pieces ruined by homemade attempts

Most types of antique furniture can be reupholstered, including chairs, sofas, and ottomans. However, it’s important to consult with an experienced reupholsterer to determine if the furniture is structurally sound and whether the restoration process will damage or affect the integrity of the piece.

The length of time it takes to reupholster antique furniture depends on the complexity of the project and the availability of materials. Antique furniture warrants a lot of time investment, and can be labour intense due to traditional methods. we will advise on time scale depending on the piece

You can choose from a wide range of fabrics for your antique furniture, but it’s important to consider the durability and appropriateness of the material. An experienced reupholsterer can provide guidance on selecting a fabric that will not only look great but also stand up to regular use. Please visit our showroom or online shop to view our massive range of fabrics.

The cost of reupholstering antique furniture varies depending on the type of furniture, the condition of the piece, and the materials used. We will happily quote and explain costs depending on fabric choice and intricacy of the piece

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