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French savoir faire decor & upholstery

French savoir faire decor & upholstery

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a former antiques dealer and jewelry designer with an art history diploma . I lived in the States and South East Asia for many years . I have been blogging about lifestyle and savoir faire for more than 10 years . My focus is artisans , lifestyle and savoir faire.
Mélanie
Mélanie
Mélanie
Mélanie

What we’ll do

You will have access to the workshop of a master in upholstery called "maître d'art " . He will teach us with the help of his daughter " compagnon du devoir " the savoir faire of French traditional upholstery . You will learn how to choose the right fabric and then you will learn some of the basics of upholstery . You will leave with a souvenir of your class

What I’ll provide

Coffee and Water
Creative supplies

Where you'll be

We will conduct our class in the worship of a famous southern interior designer . He will tell you all about interior design and upholstery . He is a master so he will show you and teach you the traditional upholstery on XVIII th century seats , using horse hair . And will show you a gorgeous collection of French fabrics ( toile de jouy , indiennes ) and antique textiles

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Mélanie
French savoir faire decor & upholstery
New experience
$157/person
New experience
$157/person