** ATTENTION ** SOS presents For the benefit of the public FREE community sewing classes DETAILS: We are holding free classes to teach the basics of upholstering and drapery making. The classes will start with a project such as an ottoman or chair. Participants will learn how to sew, what tools to use and what… Continue reading Boca Raton Community Sewing Class!
SOS Showroom underway
We are constantly working on improving ourselves at SOS. Last time we went on a “Kaizen” fest (Kaizen is a Japanese term for continuous daily improvement) we beautifully streamlined our drapery sewing center. This time we are turning part of our workroom space into a lovely little showroom for our customers. Here is what we… Continue reading SOS Showroom underway
SOS NEWSLETTER – Saving The World From Boring Interiors!
TO THE RESCUE! Hi there dear customers! Today I am happy to announce the creation of our bold new newsletter. SOS NEWSLETTER will inform and entertain. It will also keep you up to date about all things interior design and SOS, like… Updates on our constantly improving facilities and services Our upcoming showroom grand opening… Continue reading SOS NEWSLETTER – Saving The World From Boring Interiors!
Beauty is on the inside
I started another little blog for SOS today. On this blog I will be posting the in-between pictures of upholstery work: Chairs without fabric. Foam stripped. Ugly. or, Beautiful. Boca Raton Upholstery
Then and Now – SOS workroom gets a makeover
We have been busy busy bees lately. We changed our workroom setup and made a new streamlined sewing center. Here is a pic of the old workroom setup Here is a pic of the new Like the Japanese say, “Kaizen” – continual daily improvement.
Local Interior Design Meetup!
At SOS we’re always looking for new ways to become more involved in the boca raton interior design community and other local areas. So what a joy to find others already meeting here in South Florida! Here’s what the group is all about: “Our Meetup was organized to bring together Decorative Painters and Designers in… Continue reading Local Interior Design Meetup!
Ripping up Roche (part 1)
There is something gratifying about ripping apart fine furniture 🙂 And when you’re deep into the world of Boca Raton upholstery you will get your chance to rip up some of the finest. Today I have a few pictures for you of a Roche Bobois sectional we had the pleasure of tearing apart and reupholstering.… Continue reading Ripping up Roche (part 1)
Made In China
(nothing against products made in China) George was re-upholstering an office chair as a favor for someone the other day and found something I thought was interesting… Chinese newspapers! (see below) This may be fairly common (and it didn’t seem to raise an eye brow on George) but I thought it was interesting and had… Continue reading Made In China
“I judge my satisfaction from the look on the face of my client the first time they walk into their new home.” – An exclusive interview with Interior Designer Mark Cutler
Today we are here with Los Angeles celebrity interior designer Mark Cutler our next interviewee in our series “Interviews with Interior Designers.” We asked Mark some fun questions about his work and his blog about interior design, Mark Cutler Design and he gave some great answers. So without further ado, the interview: TJ: What is… Continue reading “I judge my satisfaction from the look on the face of my client the first time they walk into their new home.” – An exclusive interview with Interior Designer Mark Cutler
10 reasons to subscribe to Draperies & Window Coverings magazine
Here they are 10 reason you should subscribe: New products Industry news Business advice Industry success stories Case studies in effective business practices <– click for a great article about applying E-myth to your workroom business Design ideas Solutions to common problems Entertaining articles Industry book lists and my favorite, Classifieds! So hurry up and… Continue reading 10 reasons to subscribe to Draperies & Window Coverings magazine