Here is the bare minimum of tools you will need to begin upholstering furniture. Sure you can find cheaper solutions on the internet, and if you are just beginning, you definitely should, but saving time and money by investing in the right tools will help to make you more money, faster, in the future. Here I have curated the very basics to get you going.
Maybe you've been upholstering furniture for a hot minute and you are ready to invest in some tools that will make your job loads easier. Here are my recommendations for upholstery tools that will lower the impact upholstery has on your body, save you time by making tasks shorter, and improving the types of products you use to complete the job.
Want but don't need...
Your upholstery workshop will transform as you grow and get better at what you do. Part of that is spending your new adult money on fancy tools that make our job seem much cooler. Here are some tools you will definitely want, but don't necessarily need to start your journey in upholstering furniture.
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