Solid beech hardwood frames, farmed from sustainable European sources and FSC certified, provide the foundation for all commissioned pieces. Frames are made by skilled British specialist framemakers and are guaranteed for 10 years.
Every sprung seat is webbed with English twill black and white webbing. Made of flax, this is the highest grade
All seating and some backs are hand-sprung with double cone coil springs tied in 8 way.
Traditional and natural materials - curled mixed hair, jute hessian, woollen felt, cotton linterfelt, fibre/hair pads, feather/down - are standard in all commissions.
There is a choice of leg carvings and legs are stained to colour specification and finished with a French polish and wax - spray lacquer is not used
Invisible handstitching (slipstitch) is used to attach backs and sides - Plygrip is never used
Cushions are feather or feather/down mix within a calico case with optional core. Chairs and chaise longues are finished in calico prior to top cover
Black cotton bottoming cloth is standard on all pieces secured with traditional fine tacks.
Decorative nails are hammered in individually and there are a variety of different styles to choose from