Northern England. What’s not to like?B_W_pic for gav Flat caps, warm pints, Yorkshire puds and rolling green hills topped with dove grey skies. It’s also the birthplace of Gavin Smith, owner and operator of The Upholstery Workshop. A true artisan of his trade, Gavin is an experienced furniture maker and master craftsman. He designs and creates furniture that epitomises quality and highly-honed workmanship.

With an emphasis on producing affordable and quality pieces made from sustainably sourced materials, The Upholstery Workshop prides itself on producing beautiful furniture that will stand the test of time and taste.

“To me, beautiful furniture must successfully marry form with function and design with affordability. I am a down to earth, Northern English lad and I believe everyone should be able to create a space filled with beautiful things.” Gavin Smith