Marquetry is a specialism of the team, so if your item has missing parts they can match almost any wood and pattern either with new woods or period stock. Damage from burns, relaying lifting and bubbled veneers are also easily rectified.
Inlays are easily damaged and can become loose, our clever craftsman will secure and replace all types of inlay including wood, mother of pearl, metals, ivory, shell and tortoiseshell.
Desks, tables and writing slopes with leather or skiver tops can be easily damaged. We can replace this with historically accurate options or a style to suit your interior, including gold leaf embossing and tooling.
We also have an expert logistics team ready to collect and deliver back your piece of furniture from your home to our studio. They are fully insured and will ensure it arrives safely with no further damage.
Read more about our antique furniture restoration services, or to find out how we can help repair your piece of furniture, just complete the form below for a no-obligation quotation.
Yes, we carry a large stock of veneers and inlays including new and period stock. Our talented craftsmen will match the existing design, wood and finish so it’ll look like its always been there.
Marquetry is when veneers of wood, metal, mother or pearl etc are inlaid into a wood surface to form a design. An inlay is the actual material put within a different material to make a decoration.
Of course, we have a range of skivers and leather available to the team, they can even be hand dyed to match other items if necessary. The newly fitted leather can then be blind or gold leafed embossed and tooled on the edges.
Yes, they are made from real discarded animal bones.