Dora's Refurbishment (upholstery)

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  1. Armytwowheels

    Armytwowheels Funster Life Member

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    image.jpg After two cancellations (our fault not theirs) we are off to CareAvan today to get the van reupholstered. Here is a before pic with after pics to follow. image.jpg
     
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    How exciting, can't wait to see the after pics :active:
     
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    +1 - looking at options for getting the upholstery changed in the Pilote
     
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    Can't wait to see the new look :)
     
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    Yep me to, we have the same dreary old upholstery in our van, but cover most of it with rugs n stuff(y) but have toyed with the idea of reupholstering, I think Jim had his done and although he posted before pics I'm not sure if he ever posted after??
     
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    We had ours done by tappers at Cotteridge of Bham very good job Richard was very obliging came and collected all the stuff very pleased with it thought it was cheaper than buying another van .
     
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    Does anyone know who does the upholstery for ih ?
    I'm sure I read on mhf they didn't do it themselves , but a well known company did it.
    I know it's not careavan.
     
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    can't wait to see the new look!!!!
     
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    Any pics yet?
     
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    We are pitched up in their compound, hooked up to leccy with the cab seats gone and the covers off the living area, doesn't look very nice at the moment. Staff have been brillient, when we couldn't decide the final design, we had the main sales person, the production manager and a cutter in here helping us decide.

    Just off for a meal at the nearby Beefeater.
     
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    No it looks terrible at the moment. We are down to naked foam at the moment.
     
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    Naked ????????????????? lol
     
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    Hi Ralph IH did there own and also Albert and Julie did some but that was quite a bit back Julie still does mine ;)
    terry
     
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    Reluxe do AutoSleepers as well as far as I know
     
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    ......it still won't look like a Frankia:imoutahere::reel:
     
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    Hook, line and sinker Dave(y)
     
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    I think the Hymer pattern is still available if you want to re-upholster it.
     
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    Err, let me think about that......... No thanks! Cannot wait to brighten the old girl up a bit.
     
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    Any after pics please?
     
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