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About Nicole Crowder Upholstery
Nicole Crowder Upholstery is a modern furniture design and upholstery studio that designs custom furniture and soft furnishings. Nicole sources, concepts, and reupholsters modern furniture and mixes it with eclectic textiles from around the world.

The studio was established on January 31st, 2017 in Washington, D.C. and is now based in Minneapolis, MN.  
The inspiration behind Nicole’s designs span from the concrete to the nebulous. She utilizes inspiration from fashion, travel, the natural color palettes found in fruits, architecture to her ancestors in order to create bespoke upholstered furniture and soft furnishings that not only enhance but activate an environment.
Nicole works independently to design, source and reupholster each piece of furniture and article of fabric by hand. The experience allows her to be meticulous and detailed with executing each signature piece.

Nicole's work has been featured in Martha Stewart magazine, Design Milk, Business of Homes, Domino.com, Better Homes & Gardens, Coveteur, The Washington Post, and more, and has been sold in West Elm. 
A short list of her clientele include:
Rosewood Hotel
Osteria Morini 
Ethel's Club
Creative Theory
The British Embassy
Naturalist Audubon Society
Woodlawn Pope-Leighey Estate
To inquire about design consultation services please e-mail our studio at crowder.nicole@gmail.com