Entries by Ross

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 […]

Bambi & Bear Hair Salon’s Wooden Animal Mascots

Update: December 18, 2015 The hand carved mascots for Liana’s new hair salon, “Bambi & Bear,” are coming along nicely. Handpicked blocks of genuine old growth Queensland rainforest red cedar are being used for the job. December 2, 2015 We are working on a cool project for a client who is about to open up a […]

Kitchen Renovation Projects

Well, Christmas is nearly upon us again and the age old request is coming at us thick and fast: “Can you have it done for us before Christmas?” We are going full speed while projects are wide and varied. We’re currently working on two kitchens – one in suburban Brisbane and one on an island […]

Joanna’s classic timber bedhead

Joanna had one classic timber bedhead and she wanted it cloned so that she could have a matching unit in the guest bedroom. Renowned took a few pictures of Joanna’s bedhead. Then, for the new bedhead we added some ‘today technology’ with wireless remote controlled dimmable night/reading lights, did the polish & finish to suit […]