Archive for the ‘Interesting Read’ Category

Man Who Murdered Two Trimmers Gets Parole

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 3rd, 2017

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Two families in our industry are reeling after having just learned that a man convicted in a 1989 double homicide at A&A Auto Fabric Co in Kansas City, Missouri, will soon be released from prison.

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NC Helps Las Vegas Shop Rise from the Ashes

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 27th, 2017

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It’s been a tough couple months for Luis Valadez. Days before the New Year, his Las Vegas upholstery shop, Wizard’s Custom Interiors, burned to the ground — destroying most of his fabrics, equipment and more than a dozen vehicles. Worse still, Luis’ insurance policy only covered the building, not the business.

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Trimmer Leaves Legacy of Community Service

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 20th, 2017

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Gary Zink, 81, of Sure Fit Auto Care in Canton, Ohio, was laid to rest today — leaving a beautiful legacy of service to his family, friends, customers and community.

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10 Songs About Having Fun in the Backseat

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 14th, 2017

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What better way for an auto upholsterer to celebrate Valentine’s Day than by rocking out to songs about the backseat? After all, it is the sexiest part of a car.

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Then vs Now: Rolls-Royce’s Leather Shop

Published by Naseem Muaddi on February 1st, 2017

The Hog Ring - Then vs Now Rolls-Royce’s Leather Shop

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is renowned for its old-world craftsmanship, especially when it comes to fabricating and trimming luxurious interiors. Case in point, check out these two behind-the-scenes videos recorded in 1995 and 2015 at their leather shop in England.

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