Entries by Ross

Ian & Caroline’s Timber Chest

Update: January 4, 2016 Ian & Caroline’s timber chest is now complete!   December 23, 2015 Ian & Caroline wanted this chest redone mainly due to the fact that the previous ‘restoration’ had been done incorrectly. There are many common mistakes made during ‘DIY’ restorations and some can actually cause permanent damage. Luckily this time, […]

Paul & Denise Cane Collar Back Chairs

May 9, 2016 After months of assisting with storage following a full restoration, these lovely cane collar back chairs belonging to Paul & Denise are happily in their new resting place.     Updated: February 24, 2016 The cane collar back chairs we refurbished and reupholstered for Paul and Denise are now complete!   December 21, […]

Ian & Caroline’s Rattan Chairs

A set of 12 rattan dining chairs in a full rattan replacement, and a wax and polish for Ian and Caroline. They were so impressed, we got 2 more treasured antiques to restore for them. It seems folks do this to us quite often: Once you’ve satisfied them on quality, delivery and price, the doors open […]

Paul & Denise’s Antique Bedroom Chair

February 15, 2016 Paul & Denise’s antique bedroom chair is now complete!   December 14, 2015 This is another restoration project for Paul & Denise – an antique bedroom chair. It is due for new soft fabric and some style love! Here is the fabric choice. WTS for the finished product!

2015 Reflections and 2016 Outlook

2015 has been an amazing year for Renowned Furniture, possibly the most exciting in its rich 40 year history! We’ve fitted out rooms for multi-millionaires, done commercial projects for high end city offices, continued to grow our fine furniture and custom crafts as well as restored more than 400 pieces of fine old furniture from […]

Paul & Denise’s Parker Chairs

May 16, 2016 Following months of assisting with storage after a full restoration, the beautiful parker chairs owned by Paul and Denise are happily in their new resting place. And here is the promised extension table as well!   Updated: February 19, 2016 The dining chairs we refurbished and reupholstered for Paul and Denise are […]

Catherine’s Silky Oak Recliner

Update: December 28, 2015 Catherine’s newly restored and re-upholstered silky oak recliner is now complete and ready for delivery! December 7, 2015 Catherine wanted her silky oak recliner restored and re-upholstered to surprise her husband for Christmas. The drab old look makes way for a fresh fun feel in front of the TV! WTS!  

Sally’s Queen Ann Style Stool

February 26, 2016 Sally’s Queen Ann stool and dresser is now complete! December 4, 2015 Sally came to Renowned to have us restore an old Queen Ann style stool. We’ll also be replacing the tapestry upholstery. This piece, which comes with a dresser, was a treasured possession of Sally’s grandmother. After inheriting it, Sally thinks […]