UPHOLSTERY time with mad4mod!
Mad4Mod is all about fun, easy and achievable upholstery workshops…four hours start to finish and you get to take home your very own upholstered creation! Workshops are currently running on the beautiful Kapiti Coast, Wellington.
And we now offer DIY upholstery kits! Finish your upholstery project at your place and work on it at your own pace!
Mad4Mod currently offers the Classic Headboard, Tufted Ottoman and the Modern Footstool Workshop. Each workshop covers a different set of upholstery skills, and as new classes are added to the schedule you’ll slowly but surely build your know-how and confidence. Before you know it you'll be able to work your magic on that fireside armchair you've got at home! If you've always wanted to give upholstery a go but didn't know where to start...start here!
DIY UPHOLSTERY KITS
We know that sometimes you won’t be able to make it to a workshop in Kapiti. Maybe you prefer working at your own pace and in your own time? This kit is perfect for beginners and doesn’t require specialist tools or any previous upholstery experience. Everything you need is included in the kit…all you need to do is choose your fabric. Easy!
THE RIGHT FABRIC FOR THE JOB...
There are a few things to consider when choosing fabric for an upholstery project. Will it be strong enough? Do you know what 'railroading' is - is it relevant to your project? How many metres do you need? Here are a few tips to help make your choice a little easier...