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Upholstery - Ottoman

A two day workshop with

Simion Hawtin-Smith




There is nothing more satisfying than learning a new skill and going away with something to show for it! Over two days learn the skills you need to create a Bespoke Retro style Ottoman . The Ottoman is a stylish and versatile piece of furniture that can be used as a coffee table, footstool or additional seating.....a great place to start when learning the traditional techniques of Upholstery.

The Ottoman course teaches students traditional upholstery skills in a fun and relaxed environment.

- Learn how to hand stitch the piping using traditional slip stitching techniques.

- Choose how to make the buttons and add as many as you like.


- Finish and paint the retro Dansette style legs.

-All the framework, feet and buttons are supplied for you

- Select an Upholstery fabric that suits your home...make this piece bespoke to your style! (fabric to be purchased separately)

Price: £295.00*

*1.5 m of fabric required for The Ottoman course.

Simion offers discount on fabric to all his students. Upon booking you will be sent a link to his fabric page.

PLEASE NOTE: Fabric will not automatically be supplied on the day you must pre arrange before the class.



Makers Quarter,

16 Worrall Street,


M5 4TH


(5 minute walk from Cornbrook Tram stop or we have Parking available)

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