Cameron Hayward honed his skills in automotive upholstery while working as an apprentice at a neighborhood shop. In time, his passion and ambition for the craft led him to open his own business, North Coast Custom Trim. … [Read more...] about Meet Cameron Hayward of North Coast Custom Trim
Auto trimmers find that most clients are pleasant and easy to work with. But there are some who are so aggravating that it makes us question our career paths. … [Read more...] about Spot Aggravating Clients Before it’s Too Late
Formal training at one of the country’s few auto upholstery schools, years of hands-on experience, love of the craft and an ambition to be his own boss — that’s how Stephen Kurzman came to open The Custom Stitching Co. … [Read more...] about Meet Stephen Kurzman of The Custom Stitching Co.
Often times, the smallest upholstery projects are also the most difficult — just ask anyone who has ever attempted to wrap a shift knob in leather. … [Read more...] about How To Wrap a Shift Knob in Leather
Whether you're a rookie or seasoned auto upholstery professional, pick up a copy "Automotive Upholstery & Interior Restoration" by Fred Mattson. The newly published book is essential reading for everyone in our craft. … [Read more...] about Learn Auto Upholstery With This New Book