What a busy month! We brought you huge sales, tutorials, loads of beautiful upholstery and the latest industry news. Here’s a look back at July 2019.
Albright’s Supply is offering discounts on materials and supplies that are designed to withstand the outdoors.
William Duffy asks: Do you have any tips on how to revive leather hides that were stored incorrectly?
Tired of undoing rolls of vinyl and fabric to measure how many yards are left? Here’s a quicker and easier way to do it.
Check out the July 2019 issue of Electron Top’s newsletter “Keep in Touch!” for some great Independence Day reading.
An English driver crashed his car because the interior was so messy that he couldn’t find the handbrake.
Two men are in custody after beating a trimmer, threatening to stab him in the neck and destroying his sewing machine.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve found hidden in a car’s interior panel? Money? Drugs? How about a nuclear weapon?
Congrats to Hydes Leather for becoming Alcantara’s exclusive automotive distributor in the United States and Canada.
Traditional diamond pleats too easy? Try sewing Aston Martin’s eye-catching Rapide diamonds.
Rolls-Royce just built a custom Wraith that pays homage to the first non-stop transatlantic flight.
Would you drive a car with a red convertible top? Auto journalist Bradley Brownell is damn near obsessed with them.
Most cars have power-adjustable front seats. But everything else may soon become adjustable too.
We scoured the internet for the latest auto upholstery jobs and posted them on our jobs page.
We interview a lot of master craftsmen, but how about a student for a change?
If you get as excited as we do about new convertibles, you’ll be happy to hear about the Lexus LC 500.
Six years ago, Roberto Reyna of Austin Auto Threads was shot and killed. His family is still seeking justice.
Check out this interview with Ryan Nagode, interior design chief at Fiat Chrysler.
Authorities investigating a shop explosion have not determined the cause, but say smoking may have played a role.
Douglass Interior Products just added new colors and grain textures to its extensive line of premium leather.
Top manufacturers have developed alternative Miata soft tops that look great and provide increased visibility.
Trimmer Christopher Hedgecock was sentenced to 30 years in prison for starting a fire at his shop.
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