Chair Making

At the Traditional Restoration Co. Ltd we pride ourselves on detail and quality. We can provide single chairs or sets of chairs to a specific design or copy. If you already own a chair that requires copying we can usually match the timber used, the colour, shades and patination.

The Making of Reproduction 19th Century French Dentists Chairs

Chair Making - French Dentist Chair at L’Occitane

Chair Making – French Dentist Chair, Final Finished Product. Hand Made, Hand Finished

Chair Making - Components Cut

Chair Making – Components cut ready for the next process.

Chair Making - Rear Splats Individually Hand Shaped

Chair Making – Rear Splats Individually Hand Shaped. Each Splat has a different profile. Made from European Walnut.

Chair Making - Rear Splats Individually Hand Shaped

Chair Making – Rear Splats Individually Hand Shaped. Three Sets of Rear Splats Completed. Made from European Walnut.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Making - Components Turned and Shaped ready for next stage

Chair Making – Components Turned and Shaped ready for next stage. European Walnut Turnings with Oak Arms and Upper parts

Chair Making - Base Components Turned with fitting Swivel Bearing.

Chair Making – Base Components Turned with fitting Swivel Bearing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Making - French Dentist Chair. Detail of Base Turning in the White

Chair Making – French Dentist Chair. Detail of Base Turning in the White

Chair Making - French Dentist Chair Completed

Chair Making – French Dentist Chair Completed in the White. Ready for Colouring and Patination.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Making - French Dentist Chair. Coloured, Patinated and Polished

Chair Making – French Dentist Chair. Coloured, Patinated and Polished to Match Original Specification.

As with all services, our chair making service covers areas in London, Berkshire & Buckinghamshire including Windsor, Eton, Maidenhead, Ascot, Burnham, Beaconsfield and Gerrards Cross.

 

The chairs were commissioned on behalf of L’Occitane by the Retail Design and Project Management agency Wildwood Retail LLP (www.wildwood.co.uk).