time life matters

July 27, 2016

 Worn Out

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Done

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Dull

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Done

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Ripped

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Done

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Popped

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Done

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Ugly

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All Done

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Chewed up & spat out

July 05, 2016

Its your Eames and you can do whatever you want to it but sometimes it’s worth checking first

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vinyl cushions, really!!

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drilled & t-nutted panel

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Lets not forget the other side

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With little know-how & attention

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Restore wood, new shock mounts, replace cushions, polish aluminum, check, check, check & check

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You can do whatever you want to it now

Estimate Request

Who’s who?

May 23, 2016

George, Ed, Eero, Harry, Charlie and Jens

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pollocks to that

May 16, 2016

Ian told us that the painters neglected to cover the lounge & ottoman before they rolled the ceiling

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You can even see a paint can was sat on the seat

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 Jackson Pollock couldn’t have done better

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Give us a few months

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All new leather, new shock mounts and check out the rosewood….Wow!!

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Tulip Re-Blooms

May 05, 2016

Brought to us in the color of ‘British Teeth’!!

After a bit of ‘dentistry’ returned to nice straight n white

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return to sender

March 14, 2016

Michael entrusted us and sent his much loved & ‘used’ ES670 /71 from Florida

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It arrived safe n sound

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After a few weeks and attention to…

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…every detail

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We are ready to return to sender

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In perfect condition

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Till next time mate

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No Fowl

March 07, 2016

If you’ve ever read a book in a Bird you know that nothing else comes close.

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As far as projects go this was straight forward for us

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New foam, tight fabric with a little bounce.

Lazy Chaise

February 25, 2016

             Aalto came up with this design over 75 years ago!

This one is a later model but still managed to arrive at the workshop completely knackered

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Frame was stripped and refinished to remove storage mildew

Webbing replace with the genuine article

Perfect relaxation

If anyone knows how to get out of this please let us know

Dog Days

January 28, 2016

If you happen to swing by the workshop you will probably be greeted by a huge eames lover

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This 1970’s Brazilian rosewood ES670 arrived at the workshop in terrible condition and Gypo loves it just the way is is.

Somethings are best left alone