When choosing to re-upholster a piece of furniture your imagination is your only limit! You can create an individual piece of furniture making a focal point or talking point in your room. With a larger range of fabric over choosing to buy new the world is your oyster.
It is also good for the environment as you are reducing the amount going to landfill, in all a very green option. Bring your antiques back to life and make it a more valuable and usable piece of furnishing in your home.