Why Hire Knox Upholstery


Where Passion & Art meets Precision

At KKnox Upholstery furniture upholstery is not simply a means to an end, rather it is a passion combines with a love of art. After a marketing and advertising career Rachel  jumped at the chance to flex her artistic talents to work in the Props department at the  Clarence Brown Theatre - University Of Knoxville in the early 2000's.  After learning to upholster on a wide variety of theatrical/historical and contemporary pieces Knox Upholstery was born. 

Je Ne Sais Quoi

There Are Several Upholstery Shops In The Knoxville Area That Rachel Trusts And Recommends When Fully Booked Out.  She Trusts Their Quality And Has No Doubt In Their Abilities.  So Why Choose Knox Upholstery?  Well, Perhaps It Comes Down To That Certain Je Ne Sais Quoi.  Who Do You Want Handling Your Precious Pieces?  At Knox Upholstery Your Furniture Will Not Get Lost In The Back Of A Large Warehouse.  In Fact, If Your Piece Is Here Right Now She Can Tell You Exactly Where It Is And In What State Of Undress It's In.  And Since Each Piece Has A Unique Personality She Has Also Probably Given It A Nick-Name (Don't Get Her Started On That Couch Named Florence. Here's Looking At You Brian!).



Attention To detail

Pattern Matching, Hitch Knots And A Strong Foundation. Rachel Fletcher Prides Herself On The Particulars. It's The Small Things That The Client May Not See, But An Experienced Upholsterer Will Notice Immediately.  Knox Upholstery Will Never Make A Creative Decision Without The Client, Unless You Want Knox Upholstery To Take The Creative Lead. And As Always An Artist Takes Their Time To Get The Brush Stroke Just Right, Create An Immersive Scene And, Ultimately, Create A Piece Of Work The Client Will Cherish. This Is The Quality You Will Receive At Knox Upholstery.


Meet Your Upholsterer


Rachel Fletcher

Rachel Fletcher is a professional furniture upholsterer located in Knoxville, Tennessee. Starting out as the sole upholsterer for the Clarence Brown at the University of Tennessee she has upholstered a variety of historical and contemporary furnishings. Since striking out on her own Rachel has grown her business and now serves the entire Knoxville community and surrounding areas. Although Rachel's Background Includes Marketing, Advertising And PR She Has Always Been A Hands-On Creative Soul. Her true passion is ripping into furniture to breathe new life into it.


In 2012, Rachel was sought out by a Design Producer at Extreme Makeover Home Edition to produce numerous upholstered items for the show while shooting in Knoxville, Tennessee. 

From 2010 - 2012 Rachel Fletcher Was Chosen To Take Her Passion For Photography 400 Miles North Of The Arctic Circle and off the coasts of Iceland and Greenland with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. As A Result Of Those Trips, In Collaboration with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Rachel Fletcher's Photography Is Featured In A Book Documenting One Of The Research Cruise's Called To the Denmark Strait: Oceanographers Search for a Mysterious Current.

In 2016, Rachel was commissioned to upholster several Nick At Nite, SNICK, Couches For Nickelodeon. 





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