Pre-Order Alea’s Limited-Edition Seat Covers

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 24th, 2014

Auto Upholstery News - The Hog Ring - Alea Leather Seat Cover

Listen up — Alea leather Specialist Inc., the auto upholstery industry’s premier manufacturer of high-quality leather seat covers, is offering limited-edition kits for the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra Crew Cab that your customers will love.

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New Renault and BMW to Rock Haartz Soft Tops

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 23rd, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Haartz - Renault Twingo and BMW 2-Series

Haartz Corporation, the world’s leading supplier of automotive topping fabrics, recently revealed some exciting news — both the Renault Twingo and BMW 2-Series will feature Haartz soft top fabric!

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Photo: Renault Zoe Concept Seats

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 22nd, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Renault Zoe Concept Interior

Car seat or toilet seat? No one really knows except for French automaker Renault, which featured this unique design in Zoe, a five-door super-mini electric car concept it introduced in 2005.

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Albright’s Supply ‘Open House’ 2014

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 21st, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Albright's Supply

Thanks to everyone who made it to the Albright’s Supply “Open House” on Saturday in Corinth, Mississippi. The event was an amazing success — with auto trimmers from near and far treated to great food, door prizes, closeout deals and unbeatable savings on everything in stock!

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Save 10% on Everything at Albright’s Supply

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 17th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Albright's Supply Coupon

Listen up! If you can’t make it to the Albright’s Supply “Open House” this Saturday, Oct. 18 in Corinth, Mississippi, but still want to take advantage of great savings — use the above coupon code when ordering online or over the phone before Oct. 31 and take 10% off your entire order.

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In Memory of Kitty Strauss: 1922-2014

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 16th, 2014

Auto Upholstery News - The Hog Ring - Catherine Kitty Strauss

It is with great sadness that we inform The Hog Ring community of the passing of Catherine “Kitty” Strauss, loving matriarch of the Electron Top family.

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Photo: Renault Captur Concept Elastic Seats

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 15th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Renault Captur Concept Interior

Remember Bastybikes‘ laced motorcycle seat? Renault executed a similar design for the seats in its Captur Concept — a model that was light ages ahead of its time (and still is)!

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Texas Trim Shop Destroyed in Fire

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 14th, 2014

Auto Upholstery News - The Hog Ring - Ricardo's Auto Upholstery

Ricardo’s Auto Upholstery in Houston, Texas, experienced a devastating fire last Thursday that resulted in the shop’s roof collapsing and a firefighter needing to be treated for smoke inhalation.

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The Hog Ring Design Studio: 1967-69 Camaro

Published by Naseem Muaddi on October 13th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Design Studio - 1969 Chevrolet Camaro

The popularity and timeless design of the 1967-69 Chevrolet Camaro have made it a staple at car shows – and trim shops – across the world, which is why we’re excited to add it to The Hog Ring Design Studio.

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What ‘Super Luxury’ Looked like in the 1950s

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 8th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Daimler DK400

Speaking of super luxury car interiors, check out this 1955 Daimler DK400 coupé featured in the August 1956 issue of Popular Science magazine.

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