upholstery collection January 2010
Timeless designs with stunning
fabrics and a coordinating range
of Accent pieces for the smallest of
spaces. Now everyone can enjoy
the elegance and sophistication of
Trendy eye catching models, now
including the glamour of Biarritz and
Raphael. Boasting a striking swatch
with the latest designer velvets and
chenille’s, the depth of colour and
texture should satisfy even the
Traditional and compact designs
with recliner chairs available in
every model. This collection will
prove popular with those seeking
the comfortable choice.
This range of functional furniture
brings versatility within the home.
A living room by day converts easily
to a bedroom by night. Great looks
with an extensive range of fabrics
for all tastes.
Front cover image features Raphael large sofa shown in fabric 0716, large scatter cushions in 0886. Leg option BR2.
Back cover image features Raphael small sofa shown in fabric 0926, scatter cushions in 0866. Leg option BR2.
introducing our four great collections
we are proud of our heritage...
Our business today is run by brothers John and David Alston, who are the fifth generation of the family descended from
brothers William and Ambrose Alston who were both fine cabinet makers during the early Victorian period operating
initially from Sudbury in Suffolk.
John joined the business in 1979, became a director in 1987 and Managing Director of Cabinets in 1995. David joined in
1978 became a director in 1990 and Managing Director of Upholstery in 1995. In 2008, John’s daughter Jessica joined to
work in the design department as the first of the sixth generation of Alston’s working in the business. 2010 sees her sister
Holly join the business in a marketing capacity to help produce this brochure and develop the look and feel of the