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29/11/2021

The anatomy of our British-made Chesterfield sofas

If there is one piece of classic British furniture design that is famous the world over, it’s the Chesterfield sofa. This iconic style can be found in places where a touch of refinement is required — from palaces and high-class hotels to stately homes and flagship designer stores. Many people have also adopted this exquisite sofa for the tasteful decoration of their homes too. With its luxurious upholstery, deep buttoning, low back, and rolled arms, the Chesterfield is instantly recognisable, and a big part of the reason that it has... Read More

29/11/2021

How to choose the ideal fabric Chesterfield sofa

Choosing a new Chesterfield sofa is an exciting moment, and one of the biggest decisions you will have to make is picking an upholstery. To help you make an informed choice, we’ve put together this guide to choosing the ideal fabric for your Chesterfield, which will look at some of the best materials and their benefits. Why choose a fabric Chesterfield sofa? Traditionally, Chesterfields were only upholstered in leather. However, as more homeowners looked to incorporate a Chesterfield into their own décor, demand increased for alternative takes on the classic... Read More

29/11/2021

7 things you should know about leather Chesterfield sofas

Leather is one of the most popular choices of upholstery for our Chesterfield sofas — but there are a few essentials that you should know about. This helpful guide will answer some of the most frequently asked questions about  leather so that you can make a decision that is informed and just right for your home. Read on to find out more. Where does leather come from? Leather comes from the curing of animal skins, a technique known as tanning. The process creates a completely natural product that is both... Read More

26/11/2021

How to choose a comfy sofa that’s right for you

Nothing beats sinking into a comfy sofa after a particularly trying day. Your sofa is the place where you spend time as a family, watch your favourite television programme, or curl up with a good book. It’s an essential piece of furniture that has become a very important fixture in our homes. So, when the time comes to get a new one, it’s vital that you make the right decision and buy one that is comfortable and will remain so for years to come. Shopping for a sofa is a... Read More

26/11/2021

The History of the Chesterfield sofa

With luxury leather, deep buttoning, a low back and high arms, Chesterfield Sofas are truly iconic. This classic piece of furniture can be found in a variety of locations across the globe, from hotel lobbies to office reception areas – they truly are versatile pieces. Whether you’re considering purchasing a Chesterfield sofa, or simply want to find out more about these beautiful pieces, you might be wondering about the history of Chesterfield sofas and how they came to be so desired by people all across the globe. What is a... Read More