News & Information

22nd August 2019

Ten practical uses for a upholstered footstool / storage crate

People often look at our bespoke apple crates and think that’s a really great use of an old apple crate, but have you ever wondered how many practical uses it actually has? In this article we will share with you our top ten uses for an upholstered storage crates 1.Footstool One of the most popular […]

Read More

31st July 2019

Five Reasons why we choose to work with reclaimed wood to make our furniture

People often ask us why do we make our reclaimed wood tables from old timber instead of new?  After all, it’s often easier to use new timber because you can see what you are buying and most old wood is covered in layers upon layers of dirt and grime.  In this article we will share […]

Read More

17th July 2019

Highlights from our Summer Event

Thank you to everyone that visited our Summer Event we had an amazing day. The sun was shining which made it an extra special day.   We welcomed four local artisan businesses. Claire shared her breathtaking art and animal portrait. Owen was busy working on his lathe and sharing skills and tips.  Whilst Katy was demonstrating […]

Read More

9th July 2019

Autumn Event Saturday 28th September 10am-3pm

On Saturday 28th September 2019 we will hosting an Autumn event from our workshop in Kent Green Chapel, Scholar Green, Cheshire. If you are renovating or restyling your home come and pay us a visit. Take the opportunity to browse our range of custom made industrial furniture for ideas & inspiration, or try it out […]

Read More

15th April 2019

Summer Event Saturday 22nd June 10am-3pm

Summer Event Saturday 22nd June 10am-3pm On Saturday 22nd June 2019 we will hosting a Summer event from our workshop Kent Green Chapel in Scholar Green, Cheshire. We are looking forward to meeting up with old friends & clients and meeting new people who want to see and experience what we do. It’s an opportunity […]

Read More

30th January 2019

Spring Event – 10am-3pm Saturday 23rd March

Spring Event – 10am-3pm Saturday 23rd March On Saturday 23rd March 2019 we will hosting our first Spring event and celebrating the 1st year of being open at Kent Green Methodist Chapel.  We officially opened the chapel on the 24th March 2018 we have now been in a full year it would be great if […]

Read More

30th January 2019

Designing My Own Fabric – Why did I want to do it?

It has always been a dream of mine to design and create my very own fabric. I spend my time working with fabric designed by other people. I enjoy doing this but I also have an aspiration to learn how to create my own. I dream of seeing a piece of furniture with my design […]

Read More

18th July 2018

Upholstery firm transforms reclaimed apple crates into quirky furniture

Upholstery firm transforms reclaimed apple crates into quirky furniture – featuring Manchester Bee in support of the Remembering Nell Foundation Semper Hopkins Upholstery and Interiors is working with Ben Sedman Photography to produce stunning handmade Manchester bee crates in support of the Remembering Nell Foundation. Crafted at the upholstery firm’s studio, each multi-functional piece is […]

Read More

21st February 2018

Our Story

Many years ago I began making soft furnishings for my own home. I enjoyed working with an exciting variety of fabrics, quickly developing a passion for creating something to make my home beautiful. I found myself spending many an hour providing ideas for interiors or soft furnishings for family and friends. I thought to myself […]

Read More

15th February 2018

Where do our ideas come from? What inspires a new product idea?

People often ask us where do your ideas come from? What inspires you? Dad and I are very alike; our heads are often swimming with new ideas. We can often spend many hours in the chapel chatting and laughing about what we could make next. We know when one or the other is thinking of […]

Read More

Facebook Rating
5.0
Based on 46 reviews