We ended the year on a high note, bringing you several guest posts from master trimmers, tutorials, product discounts and more. Here’s a look back at December 2019.
Perfect Stitch Upholstery in Longview, Washington, was damaged in a fire that occurred just one week before Thanksgiving.
Nike’s designers are more than just sneakerheads — they’re gearheads too. How else can you explain these shoes?
Check out the December 2019 issue of Electron Top’s newsletter “Keep in Touch!” for some holiday cheer.
Rolls-Royce just unveiled its most detailed embroidery ever — a falcon, consisting of nearly 250,000 stitches.
Check out this awesome tutorial by Shannon Walters, who offers up some of his secrets to creating multicolored windlace.
Sickel’s Fabrics & Upholstery has helped revive a fun Christmas tradition in Escondido, California — and locals are thrilled.
Ford and McDonald’s want to give cars a “caffeine boost” by transforming coffee chaff into interior components.
Trimmers interested in launching a mobile upholstery repair service should consider attending the 2020 Mobile Tech Expo.
‘Tis the season for an awesome Christmas sale and even a free gift from Albright’s Supply.
Every auto upholstery shop can benefit from having a clean and organized workspace.
In response to increasing demand for eco-friendly products, Renault is introducing a new interior fabric that’s 100% recycled.
In the latest sign that convertible cars are making a comeback, Lexus recently unveiled its all-new 2021 LC 500 Convertible.
Raymond Hurtado of Bell Auto Upholstery in Phoenix, Arizona, has died at the age of 78.
Are you restoring a classic car and need the original owner’s manual to ensure the upholstery is period correct?
Elite trim shops do more than cut, sew and install auto upholstery. They custom fabricate nearly every element of a vehicle’s interior.
Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for more than 500,000 pickup trucks because their interiors are catching fire.
What do you suppose Santa Claus does when he isn’t delivering presents to kids? He upholsters cars, of course!
You know those annoying chimes cars makes when you turn the ignition? Nissan just remixed them to create a Christmas carol.
BMW is set to unveil a new i3 interior at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show next month, and it’s already turning heads.
Rolls-Royce recently built a bespoke Rose Phantom that features a record 1 million embroidered stitches on the interior.
Remember when GST AutoLeather filed for bankruptcy, citing ride-sharing apps as a reason why? Well, they’re back.
Tune into “The Car Doctor Podcast” for a great conversation with Phil Hollenbeck of Haartz Corporation.
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