Chuck

A Search Marketing specialist for both physical and digital products, Chuck's also a passionate analyst who loves crunching numbers and big data. Out of the office, he's a tutor, guitarist, and a fitness enthusiast; A true Chuck of all trades.

Spruce Up Your Living Space this Christmas

Ektorp Sofa Covers in Shire Rust by Comfort Works Ektorp Sofa Covers in Shire Rust by Comfort Works

Hey hey hey! Christmas is coming, and what better excuse/reason to spruce up your living space once again with another slipcover 🙂 We’ve been working on a few things lately and wanted to share some ideas with you guys, but they aren’t quite a 100% ready yet but we do have a small collection of pictures which we think would… Read more →

How to Buy Slipcovers Online – The Ultimate Guide

Custom Slipcover Made-to-measure by Comfort Works Custom Slipcover Made-to-measure by Comfort Works

Have an IKEA or Pottery Barn sofa and don’t want to spend thousands on upholstery? No problem – learn how to order and buy slipcovers online right here! There can only be 2 reasons why you’re here: 1) Your couch is completely worn out and you need to save it; 2) You own a new, naked sofa and you’d like… Read more →

21 Different Types of Sofas and Slipcoverability – What’s Mine?

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There are actually only around 21 different types of sofas out there, and these can be easily categorised by their size, arm and back shape. Some are are more distinct than the other, but this guide would turn you into a sofa expert in no time! Let’s start with the basic types: Different Types of Sofas classified by Function Typically… Read more →

Snug Fit Slipcovers vs Loose Couch Covers – An Upholstery Alternative?

Soderhamn in Herringbone and vintage legs Soderhamn in Herringbone and vintage legs

What exactly are snug fit slipcovers and is it always better than loose fit slipcovers? This blogpost would show you what the differences are. If you haven’t already come across our previous article on “What exactly is a slipcover?”, do check it out to gain a better understanding of how it’ll become the new alternative to upholstery. In a nutshell,… Read more →

How Much Does a Custom Slipcover and Sofa Cover Cost?

How Much Does a Custom Slipcover and Sofa Cover Cost? How Much Does a Custom Slipcover and Sofa Cover Cost?

Generally, slipcovers cost should always be divided into three parts: 1) The cost of fabrics 2) The cost of labour 3) Shipping / Transport In most cases and for the purpose of production only, we can take shipping out of the equation for now. Having said that, let’s see what goes into each of the components. Cost of Fabrics The… Read more →

How to DIY Simple Upholstery without Sewing – with Slipcovers!

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If you’re thinking of rejuvenating your couch and looking for DIY Simple Upholstery, then this is the place. With custom slipcovers – it’s easy!   Why Upholstery is No Longer as Popular? It usually comes down to what you’re comparing it to, but with the advent of technology – buying a new sofa altogether nowadays is fairly cheap. Sometimes a… Read more →

How Do I Find a Slipcover that Fits my Sofa? A Buying Guide

IKEA Ektorp Sofa with Custom Slipcovers and Stained legs IKEA Ektorp Sofa with Custom Slipcovers and Stained legs

Finding a slipcover that fits your sofa can be hard, but in reality it’s actually quite easy. First and foremost, you have to set your expectations straight to know what you’re after. Here are some typical reasons why you should be getting a slipcover that fits your sofa well. Getting a Slipcover that Fits Then you’ll get an awesome (and… Read more →

IKEA Tidafors Sofa Slipcover Hack

Tidafors Sofa Before the Hack Tidafors Sofa Before the Hack

A little bit sick of the way your Tidafors sofa looks, and want to give it a makeover? Thinking of having it re-upholstered but don’t want to spend thousands? Well a little DIY, persistence and slipcovers from Comfort Works may help you do just that. Here’s the original sofa: If you want to skip the post to see the after,… Read more →

6 Ways to Save Thousands When Shopping for Furniture

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Besides going to just IKEA, which is not that cheap by the way – there are actually other ways to save thousands of dollars when shopping for furniture. Moving in to your new place can be daunting, especially when it comes completely unfurnished but it can really be fun to play “interior designer” at times. The problem is making sure… Read more →