Paquita Savill - Tapestry Restoration Gallery


A restored tapestry fragment. Such pieces are often made into decorative pieces such as cushions

A variety of braids and fabrics can be used to finish the cushion to a high standard

A section from a needlepoint picture with a previous attempt to repair considerable damage.

The canvas structure was rethreaded and the silk and wool embroidery replaced

A needlepoint chair cover which needed reshaping to allow for new upholstery

The edges were extended to fit a new template so the piece could be upholstered on to a different chair