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People want to improve the aesthetics of their homes and this leads to a happier environment for them to live in. "Home is where the heart is" therefore what the eye sees sets a precedent in one's heart!

 

Please read what our customers think about us

“I am delighted with Serena and the teams work on my beloved but very worn out chair! She helped with design and costings the workshop have done a terrific job.”

VICKI, BROKENHURST HOUSE

CROCKER END HENLEY-0N-THAMES

March 2021

“Serena’s workshop work to their deadlines this is the secondtime I have used JAI and I am more than happy with their work”

DEBBIE DEACON

STOKE ROW

February 2021

“great personal service with plenty of samples delivered promptly for choice. Kept informed of the process all the way along and cushions and seat pads all delivered on time”

SPOON HENLEY-ON-THAMES DELHI

February 2021

“Excellent service, really professional and kept me informed throughout the process with regular updates.

The finished upholstery is top quality craftsmanship and really transforms the look of my chair. I am extremely pleased with the finished result”

SHIRLEY KEIGHLEY

GALLOWSTREE COMMON

March 2021

“amazingly quick turnaround 24 hours for one sofa and 48 hours for the other and that’s only because it was raining! Thanks for getting our bums back on seats so quickly”

TANYA

PEARTREE COTTAGE WOODCOTE

February 2021

"PAWS FOR THOUGHT"

“ I am pleased with the results”

Clients Otter had dust mites that had eaten its paws and feet we gracefully replaced both his paws and feet and gave him the addition of some toe nails, to scratch all those ghastly mites out!

WOODLANDS HOUSE
January 2021

“ So happy to see my old chairs given

new life. Quick turn-around competitive prices. Then again our dogs are best friends down the river.”

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NANCY DIAMOND

HENLY ON THAMES

January 2021

“I am pleased

with the results”

WOODLANDS HOUSE

November 2020

“pleased with the work JAI has done so far, unfortunately we contracted JAI to complete the upstairs of the house but this has had to be postponed because of Covid restrictions again."

Fabric by Manuel Canovas Salina Epices, we remade the pelmet board and a new roman blind. One window seat revamped in Jane Churchill Rio Orange fabric.

WOODLANDS HOUSE

November 2020

“ We caught up with JAI and the fabulous workmanship last year when JAI revamped some of my prized old cots for my daughters baby. JAI have since recycled my old fabric and made us these fabulous roman blinds, for our new bathroom and dressing area, highly recommend her work.”

CAROL MADLEY

BOTTOM END FARM

January 2021

“ exactly what we wanted from buttons to no buttons

thank you”

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ROKEBY HOUSE

TOKERS GREEN, READING

April 2020

“Serena has already done our headboard for the bedroom, her workshop did a grand job, we are

just awaiting the arrival of our ten

chairs from China., So we can get

them re-upd as well”

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NICOLE PEACHY

ROTHERFIELD PEPPARD

April 2021

"Asked JAI to collect some feather pads for the dog charity, ended up getting my large footstool and seat pads for my antique chairs done at the same time. Great job, quick response and no issues with using my fabric. Thank you “

SUSAN SMITH

SHIPLAKE BOTTOM
September 2020

“We have used JAI for many years now, are always very happy with their work,  they do exactly what “you” as the client wants. In this instance JAI made us voils to swoop on the floor, in a fabric of our choice 

Casamance they sourced all the material for us, they then upcycled an old roman into a pelmet board to match our existing roman blinds. High quality workmanship always, at reasonable prices”

ANGELA AND DAVID PINDER

CROCKER END

January 2021

"We knew we needed some new seating, so decided to get

it re-up-holstered as the same time. Serena helped us go in

the right direction for choice of seat pads and back pads  reupholstered. We choose a fabric not dissimilar to what we already had. But what a lovely difference to the actual sitting down now we have had new foam pads."

Mr & Mrs Watson

GORING-ON-THAMES

August 2020

“Her company reupholstered my fathers chair and headboard

in a beautiful terquiose fabric to match the roman blinds in

the spare room, I am thrilled with the outcome.”

DEBBIE DEACON

STOKE ROW

November 2020

We are happy with our curtains

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EMMA

HENLEY-ON-THAMES

August 2020

Perfect for my gin and tonic, after 6.00p.m. of course!

Lovely seating on my new bench.

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MARY

HENLEY-ON-THAMES

August 2020

Serena reupholstered a chair for us a few years ago so when we inherited another one we decided to go back to her. We are thrilled with the outcome. She totally reseated the chair and back before reupholstering.

Thank you JAI

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DR ROWENA FLETCHER-WOOD

OXFORD

July 2020

Serena has previously completed our lounge and study area with curtains and blinds. We then had our next room to complete which was the guest bedroom. I wanted to utilise a PIP designer bed throw I had. Serena made us this fabulous roman blind, and we are very happy with it.

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MELISSA MATHEWS

MARLOW

June 2020

After JAI had completed my lounge and guest bedroom we then decided to have a roman blind made  for our study window. Work was completed on time with no fuss.

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MARLOW

June 2020

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Roman blind to compliment my wooden blind, made from my old lounge curtains. Very happy.

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GILL WALLACE

PANGBOURNE

June 2020

What a pleasure to deal with JAI. Thank you

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HENLEY ON THAMES

June 2020

Worn out and faded, JAI restored our sofa. 

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CINDY GILLOTT

HENLEY ON THAMES

May 2020

JAI have reupholstered two armchairs that were marked by dogs and children!  From a dirty cream to a washable lush velvet from Designers Guild.

HANNAH WARD

HENLEY ON THAMES

April 2020

We are moving from Kew in London to sunny Henley on Thames... As soon our house has been renovated! We thought we'd get the chairs reupholstered to coincide with our move but with lockdown, we had to take them back to London temporarily. Luckily Serena wrapped them really well for their journey back. We will be in touch with Serena to have our roman blinds made as soon as we move into our completed house.

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GENEVIVE & OLIVER

KEW, LONDON

March 2020

More than happy with my apartment blinds. Quality of workmanship was second to none.

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RUTH DAINSBURY

WALLINGFORD

March 2020

Two of these antique chairs just a two inch seat foam with simple ties.

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SALLY BLAKELAND

CAVERSHAM

February 2020

We commissioned Serena to make up all the roman blinds for our dining room and lounge. The job was completed within the time scale and we are very pleased with the final work. Thank you James Albert Interiors.

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MR & MRS JACKSON

HURLEY

January 2020

Thank you Serena, Love the colour

HIGHMOOR CROSS

January 2020

I had a very awkward ledge I wanted to make use of, so I asked Serena to design something for me. She came up with this wonderful seat padding and cushions all done in lovely velvet from Covertex. I now use it as a seating area and also a bed for my guests!

LOUISE - CLOCK HOUSE

HENLEY ON THAMES

January 2020

Excellent reupholstery !   Thank you JAI

READING

December 2019

“Serena has made cushions for my cafe but also recovered a large footstool at home. Her work is of a high standard and the footstall looks like a new piece of furniture. She delivered many samples of fabric to choose from and the work was finished on time. I will definitely use her again”

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CINDY GILLOT

HENLEY ON THAMES

I wanted the blackest of black velvet, after many samples JAI managed to source the blackest velvet I have ever come across, we were thrilled with the outcome and the price quoted for the work was a third of what we had been quoted by a well know much larger company. We insisted on hand studding as well which set of the black velvet beautifully.
Thank you.

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KAREN GREEN

TWYFORD

I was a little nervous about getting my headboard recovered, fortunately Serena put my mind at rest and produced a matching piece.

Thank you

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CAROLYN BELL

HAMBLEDON

November 2018

JAI revamped my 30 years old

habitat chairs and made them look

like new again.

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DIANE RUSKELL

RUSKELL ACCOUNTS

MARLOW
February 2019

10 Sets of wave curtains completed successfully for five floor to ceiling windows. Osborne and Little fabric - Carlton F7280

Very similar to customers

LAUREATE GARDENS

HENLEY ON THAMES

January 2020

We moved to Henley in 2017 and realized that our London curtains would not fit our new home. JAI altered our curtains to fit perfectly.

We then decided that our sofa needed a revamp so we  commissioned JAI to give us ideas as to how we could do this.  JAI came up with some fabulous ideas without us having to reupholster the complete sofa which suited our needs right down to the ground.

This year we went back to JAI again to get a loose cover made for our sofa bed. Serena”s attention to detail  is the reason she is so successful…... she wants all her clients to be more than happy with the work she does.

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“Around the world in 80 days”.

Jai completed the job in no time at all in the fabric i wanted, put each piece of the world in the places i wanted on the chair….. Very pleased with the outcome and my husband loves it.

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James Albert Interiors achieved all the seating in Spoon ready for the opening back some nearly three years ago. Since then we have had thousands or even millions of bums on these seats! We decided to revamp the seating after three years and asked Serena if she could redo the seating again for us last month in September 2019.  This she did with complete ease almost over a weekend so we did not have to loose the seating we already had for our customers.  Great job. Happy days.

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SPOON DELI/CAFE

HENLEY ON THAMES

September 2019

LINDA AND COLIN BLEARS

NOTTING HILL AND HENLEY ON THAMES

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JAQUI - PRINTERS PIE

HARPSDEN

August 2018

Loose cover out of this check to a plain so we could move it to our lounge. Thank you, Serena

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LINDA AND COLIN BLEARS

NOTTING HILL AND HENLEY ON THAMES

We were really impressed with Serena's work at Goyals so we decided to get our dining room chairs at home reupholstered along with two of our bedroom chairs.  They turned out beautifully!

Here is the before and after image

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SEEMA GOYAL
MAIDENHEAD

August 2018

We consulted JAI on choices for the kitchen dining area which is a reasonable.size. JAI pointed us in exactly the right direction, helping us to choose the right fabric to match our freshly decorated kitchen diner.
Serena made us a detachable cat scratch proof piece for our beautiful new curtains, such a great idea. Thank you.
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One set of double pleat curtains with cat resistant detachable pieces for the curtains.

SHIRLEY WATSON
NORTH LONDON
May 2019

We won a prize at Borlase school which JAI donated - '1 free making of a blind'

We were so pleased with the work we had curtains and other roman blinds made. One from the Pip range of fabric which was a bed throw! It was fabulous and so creative of Serena to come up with the idea.

MELISSA MATTHEWS

August 2019

“Serena made two sets of Roman blinds for us.  The t.v. area and second for our living area in a designer fabric sourced by Serena.  We were pleased with all our roman blinds and would recommend Serena for any work of this nature.”

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GILL SHARMA

MARLOW

April 2019

10 Dining chairs reupholstered - all completed before the deadline of this Christmas - 

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GEORGINA STRICKLAND

WARGRAVE

December 2019

I met Serena through my Teacups business, she managed to utilise all the fabric we had left which was a discontinued Morris and Co fabric, to reupholster almost the complete sofa. Her workshop did the most amazing job to reupholster with minimal fabric. Highly recommend.

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HELEN & MARK SMITH

Antiques Road show presenter with BBC

2019

JAI reupholstered the footstools for the shop showroom.  The stools really take a bashing with all the through traffic of children and parents

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GOYALS OF MAIDENHEAD
SEEMA GOYAL

July 2018

We had just finished renovating our house. I had some curtains left over from the old house that I wanted to use in the kitchen dining area.  JAI said we had enough fabric to make up our romans this was the result.  We were happy bunnies.

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NICKY BOOBYER

June 2018
 

Serena at JAI  has over the past years reupholstered many pieces of furniture for us, her work is impeccable. JAI replaced all of our sofa insides after we decided to transfer to feathers....she then changed them back again to harder foam again better for my back!

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ANGELA AND DAVID PINDER
HENLEY-ON-THAMES
March 2019