No tricks, just treats! That’s how October played out on The Hog Ring. We covered the latest industry news, showcased some brilliant designs, and even gave away a brand new sewing machine! Here’s a look back at all the fun!
Albright’s Supply, one of our industry’s largest suppliers of fabrics and goods, is giving away an industrial sewing machine to one lucky trimmer.
Industry veteran Alex Levesque created Automotive Mentoring Group, a nonprofit organization that gives Chicago youth an alternative to gang-banging.
Researchers in the U.S. and China are using smart fabrics to harness and store energy to power equipment — a technology that could revolutionize cars.
Read our review of the Tandy Super Skiver, a $20 hand tool that’s perfect for small leather projects that require a bit of skiving.
As if sitting on a rumble seat wasn’t uncomfortable enough, an Oklahoma police station once transformed its hidden bench into a mobile prison cage.
A man has been sentenced to 10-12 years in state prison followed by five years of probation for robbing an upholstery supply store in Massachusetts.
Chris McClintock’s gorgeous designs have made him one of the most sought after hot rod trimmers in the United States.
Electron Top mailed a flier to all of its customers asking: “Why take a chance damaging your name by installing a ‘Brown Box-No Name’ convertible top?”
The next time one of your employees or coworkers complains about long work hours, tell him about Barbara Millett — who is 80 years old.
The Los Angeles Times recently profiled Reyna Garcia Ramos from Pomona, California, whose family runs an auto upholstery business.
Auto upholstery shops that restyle a lot of truck interiors should check out Alea Leather‘s new Diamond Edition seat covers.
We recently reconnected with Sid to see photos of his latest projects, which we shared with The Shop magazine. Check them out!
The Albright’s Supply newsletter is back and it’s chock-full of awesome products, promotions and even your chance to win a sewing machine!
A Ford Motor Company engineer unveiled On-The-Go-H2O, a system to collect A/C condensation and route it to a console faucet.
To accommodate all our mobile technology, Ford Motor Company actually had to redesign the interior of its 2017 Fusion.
Every trimmer has seen a pretensioner, that bulky mechanical component attached to the end of a seat belt buckle. But how many know what it does?
If you think today’s Rolls-Royce interiors are opulent, take a look inside this 1926 Phantom decked out in 18th century French decor.
A heated argument at Dr. Detail and Upholstery Repair in Little Rock ended with one person dead on Monday.
We collaborated with The Haartz Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of convertible topping, to publish an all-new winter care guide.
If you’re heading to Las Vegas for the 2016 SEMA Show, don’t miss the “Automotive Interior Fabrication Tricks” seminar hosted by Mobile Solutions.
Chris Parker of Everything Upholstery wins the Albright’s Supply “Spooktacular Giveaway!” His prize is a brand new Consew sewing machine!