Upholstery is the work of providing furniture, especially seats, with padding, springs, webbing, and fabric or leather covers. This handy book contains a detailed guide on the various problems one might face when upholstering certain types of furniture. Upholstering one's own furniture can be both extremely cost-effective and rewarding, and this book contains some valuable information for professionals and amateurs alike. The chapters of this book include: 'Channel Back', 'Tufted Back', 'Pillow Back Chair', 'Ottoman Upholstering', 'The Bed Divan or Sofa', and 'Custom Fitting'. This book has been chosen for modern republication due to the timeless nature of the information contained herein, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction on the history of upholstery.