Don't throw out your favourite piece of furniture! Go for services in Singapore that reupholster, restore and repair instead.
Call us sentimental ol’ fools, but every piece of our carefully curated furniture feels like family to us (Tan Boon Liat Building, we’re lookin’ at you). If our couch looks a little worn, you can bet we’ll give it a makeover. Or perhaps you’ve stumbled across vintage gold? Give it a new lease of life with a switch of fabrics. You’ll be surprised how this change can dramatically transform your space. We’re all for restoring and mending here – not discarding. That’s why we’ve rounded up a list of places where you can get upholstery services in Singapore.
Where to find upholstery services in Singapore
1. Cushion Specialist
Tucked away in a little corner of Beauty World Plaza is this under-the-radar upholstery gem helmed by Jenese Chuah. She’s got over 45 years of experience under her belt, so expect your furnishings to be refurnished flawlessly. Although she specialises in vehicle seats, she also regularly deals with furniture of all sorts, including sofas and dining chairs.
Cushion Specialist, #02-14, Beauty World Plaza, 140 Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 588176
2. Centrepiece Furnishing
If you’re looking for something on the posh end, this high-quality furnishing store might just be it. Centrepiece offers custom-made sofas, reupholstery and other accessories for all your furniture needs. Whether you’re into modern or Scandinavian aesthetics, the store ensures it meets all your bespoke desires with professionalism and value-for-money work. You can even show them a sketch of your designs and they’ll work around it to make your dream come to life.
Centrepiece Furnishing, #06-62, 7030 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 5, Singapore 569880
3. Cotton Ware
Cotton Ware is an expert at making shabby sofas look as good as new. With a portfolio of clean, high-quality works, its reupholstery services are one of the finest in Singapore. The team works with a variety of designs and types of sofas and chairs, so you’re well covered. The shop also offers blinds and all types of curtain fabrication, so make this your one-stop destination for a home revamp.
Cotton Ware, #01-29, Paya Ubi Industrial Park, 53 Ubi Avenue 1, Singapore 408934
If you’d like your furniture to come off a little eccentric, you’ll love Onlewo. The lifestyle brand is famed for its bespoke home decor and wares which feature familiar Singaporean motifs inspired by the city’s heritage and culture. But note that upholstery services here aren’t done in-house. Onlewo partners with a local workshop and provides consultation on the right design and fabrics. We’ve got a major soft spot for its series of Peranakan fabrics, as well as its Little India and Tiong Bahru prints.
Onlewo, 5000L Marine Parade Road, Singapore 449293
5. Arete Culture
These folks are bonafide interiors superheroes. If you’ve got a piece of furniture that needs reupholstering, an artwork that needs framing or a room that desperately needs revamping, Arete Culture will come to the rescue pronto. Just scroll through the projects on its website and you’ll be impressed with the quality works.
Arete Culture, #06-01, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074; #01-01/02, 20 Depot Lane, Singapore 109763
6. Ho Soon Lee Sofa Maker
Talk about a one-stop-shop! Unlike what its name suggests, this store doesn’t just make sofas. It also customises wall panels, headboards, artworks, and yes, it offers upholstery services too. If you’re looking to create your own sofa cover, simply bring along your existing one to talk fabric and design with the senior artisans.
Ho Soon Lee Sofa Maker, #01-39, 5022 Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 2, Singapore 569525
If home interiors aren’t your thing, Bode can help take care of that. Armed with a black book of reliable contractors, Jenny Lewis (the brains behind the company) will steer you in the right direction. That includes picking the right fabric for upholstery and deciding which of the fab home accessories best complement your new and improved furniture piece.
Bode, #05-10, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074 (call ahead for an appointment)
8. Kia Meng (KM) Trading
You’re getting major bang for your buck with KM Trading; these guys don’t mess around with quality control and are staunchly against outsourcing. Their portfolio includes big-name clients like Changi Airport, so you know you’re in good hands. They offer a variety of fabrics in different colours, meaning you’ll be spoilt for choice.
KM Trading, #01- 16, Block 4002, Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1, Singapore 569623
9. Fabrik Etc
Fabrik Etc does it all: curtains, blinds, bedspreads, wallpapers and upholstery. Helping you refurbish and preserve your fave furniture item, it gets our vote for its speedy service and designer fabrics available including Hunter Douglas. West siders, this is your go-to spot.
Fabrik Etc, #02-14, Bukit Timah Plaza, 1 Jalan Anak Bukit, Singapore 588996
10. Soon Seng Heng
East siders, take note. Reliable and affordable, this family-run business in Singapore specialises in upholstery services, curtains and blinds. With over 30 years of experience in the biz, you can trust these folks to turn your furniture pieces from sad to rad.
Soon Seng Heng, #01-56, Block 117 Bedok Reservoir Road, Singapore 470117
Go ahead and refurbish that sofa you love with these upholstery stores in Singapore!