Passion for pattern


Charles of Lloyd is a vibrant textiles studio based in Leyton Studios, East London. Our aim is to provide a fun textiles experience with positive people in mind. We provide a traditional and modern design led upholstery service, caning / rush seating repair as well as creating custom fabrics and furniture for bespoke projects.

We are dedicated to creating original furnishings that are produced and developed in the UK. Our service is a personal experience tailored to each individual customer, delivering beautiful finished pieces, sympathetic to the furnitures age, style and customers brief.

We work directly with domestic customers on family air looms, interior designs on contract concepts as well as art directors and prop builders bringing to life their wild and wonderful ideas.

Our services in summary

  • Traditional Fine upholstery (stuffing / stitching)
  • Modern upholstery (Foam based)
  • Box & T cushions
  • Soft furnishings (scatter/ bolster)
  • Cane & Rush seating
  • Curtain making ( Premium Hand sewn - COMING SOON!)


Charlotte Lloyd is a British designer working under the moniker Charles of Lloyd (COL). Following a career in fashion and brand licensing, In 2013 Charlotte made a break to pursue her love of printed pattern and upholstery. COL is a direct reflection of her journey as a designer, exploring new techniques on a day to day basis. Now a fully qualified upholsterer with the Association of Master Upholsterers, she offers a wealth of possibilities in furniture and furnishings, young and old. 

For all enquires or commissions please contact us below or call the studio


T: 07511 278227