Archive for the ‘Upholstery Round Table’ Category

Denim Dan’s Dream Car: The MX-5 Levanto

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on June 29th, 2016

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - MX-5 Miata Levanto

The denim car interior is not an easy look to pull off. When it looks good, it’s great. But when it looks bad, it’s atrocious. Tell us how you think Garage Italia Customs of Milan, Italy, did with the interior of this Mazda MX-5 Miata, which is wrapped in both Alcantara and… well, enough jeans to satisfy the snazziest “Denim Dan.”

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Carlex Design’s Mini Paceman Painterworks

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 7th, 2016

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In need of inspiration? Check out Carlex Design‘s one-of-a-kind Mini Paceman, which is basically a cross between a rat rod and a roving art project. It’s crazy! Its creative! And it serves as the ultimate reminder that there are no limits in the craft of auto upholstery.

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The Rolls-Royce Serenity is Trimmed in Silk

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 5th, 2015

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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has unveiled a one-off vehicle it claims is the most luxurious car ever produced. The Serenity, which debuted at this week’s 2015 Geneva Motor Show, is a custom Phantom Extended Wheelbase with interior accoutrements that will blow your mind.

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Carlex Design’s Overlapping Hexagon Pleats

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on April 18th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Carlex Design Porsche Infernus 700HP

Still trying to wrap your head around hexagon pleats? Well, you better figure it out soon because Carlex Design has already gotten so bored with the pattern that it’s moved on to a new iteration — the overlapping hexagon pleat.

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VW’s Multivan Alltrack Concept Hinge Seam

Published by Naseem Muaddi on March 14th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Volkswagen Multivan Alltrack Concept

If you thought Faurecia’s flat-seam stitch was something special, get a load of this hinge seam featured on the new Volkswagen Multivan Alltrack Concept — it’s unlike anything I’ve ever seen before.

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