Chester sofas are known worldwide in the field of interior decoration. This is because they are classics, elegant and with a lot of character and, despite the time that has passed since the first model was made, it has not lost its position in the arena of the most sought-after furniture. On the contrary, it has gained a lot of popularity today, where not only the most traditional models such as the Chesterfield green sofa are used, but they are also available in more modern models, with other avant-garde textures and colors. However, many omit the reason why these pieces of furniture are considered unique pieces and with an incalculable value, for this reason, in this article will reveal this great secret and details, because the same lies in its development.
How is the Chesterfield Sofas made? The Chesterfield green sofa involves a 100% handmade manufacturing process carried out by professional and qualified hands. In this sense, the first thing that is done is to choose the fabric with which the upholstery will be made capitoné, which is the characteristic of this furniture, and consists of quilting with the placement of buttons following a geometric pattern. Originally the genre used is premium leather; same that is tanned and previously treated to provide it a time of so long duration that it can resist even more than one hundred years.
However, in the current era, the Chester sofa has been renovated and accepts the use of other more modern fabrics, such as silk, cotton, and velvet, for example. The next step is to create the structure of the sofa in wood. Each of the pieces is cut by hand and similarly, they are joined. To do this, use is made of springs that are placed on the backrest and seat. In this way, they act as tensors and are in charge of supporting the weight of people who settle in the armchair, armchair or sofa. It is important to mention that on a Chester sofa, both the backrest and the arms have the same height level.
Once the frame is completed, the next process is the upholstery with the selected fabric. The leather or the fabric is fixed very carefully to the wood, however, in the area of the backrest and arms are added padding for the padding, and then apply the buttons to achieve the capitoné upholstery that will gradually be noticed with the geometric design of them.
It is this that makes a Chesterfield green sofa stand out among the other types of furniture, which together with its design, makes it so peculiar. Finally, the cushions that serve as seats are made, which are lined with the same textile material of the rest of the furniture and must fit precisely in the structure of the furniture, so that everything is unified in one piece. To complete this post, it is important to mention that this piece of furniture was designed many centuries ago, and was made by a professional and trusted cabinetmaker of a Count. For this reason, it corresponds to a process that has become a tradition of families over time, which has not been modified, but rather optimized.