Upholstery ideas and inspiration for French antique and vintage beds
Frenchfinds has a constant stream of creative customers with bucketfuls of interesting ideas on how they want a particular antique or vintage piece of furniture finishing.
Recently, we have had lots of fantastic antique and vintage French beds reupholstered for clients in a multitude of different ways.
The variety of fabrics that have been chosen shows the wonderful versatility of using fabric as a decorative tool. To give you a peak of our latest projects and provide inspirations for your own projects here are the before and after shots.
1920’s gilded frame French corbeille bed
This was a really nice project to work on as it put the life back into a beautiful but rare bed for Troughton Creations who specialise in a whole range of high level interior and garden design work.
Simple original calico & hessian covering on the foot and headboard. The side rails retained their original embroidered silk finish.
Covered in Designers’ Guild ‘Mezzola Lusso’ Heather – deep buttonned with a double piping finish