Duresta’s beautiful hand made sofas and chairs are famous the world over for their understatement, subtle elegance and fine proportions. Find out more.

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The Duresta collection

With gently curved arms, lavish fabrics, polished wooden legs and solid brass
castors, Duresta’s sofas, armchairs and footstools are the very definition of traditional English elegance.

The Prestige collection

Now you can enjoy the best of British handcrafted luxury at a truly exceptional price with the Prestige Collection from Duresta.

Part of the Prestige Collection, the Knightsbridge range perfectly captures a very traditional British approach to style, quality and taste with wide scroll arms and deep comfortable seats. The Bayswater range offers a more modern interpretation of Duresta style and elegance, with wide angled arms and a contemporary lower profile.

Both ranges feature superb design and construction, comfortable sprung seating with deep cushioning, pattern-matched upholstery in a wide selection of sumptuous fabrics and the elegant finishing touches for which Duresta is rightly renowned. The Prestige Collection from Duresta is exclusive to Furniture Village.

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Chelsea Village

Classically styled and with traditional scroll arms, supportive high backs and beautiful pattern-matched upholstery, the Chelsea Village collection is Duresta style and craftsmanship at its finest. All sofas and chairs in this collection have hardwood frames, coil-sprung platforms and luxurious reversible seat and back cushions, so your comfort is assured. Duresta Chelsea Village is exclusive to Furniture Village.

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Elegant and stylish, the Duresta Mayfair collection epitomises high-end luxury as well as sumptuous comfort. Silhouettes are curved, arms scroll beautifully and the turned wood feet are finished with brass castors. Expert craftsmanship is evident throughout, from the hardwood frames and coil-sprung platforms to the pattern-matched upholstery and duck feather-filled back cushions. Duresta Mayfair is exclusive to Furniture Village

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Upholstered to perfection

Whether you choose bold stripes or a gorgeous floral fabric for your new Duresta sofa, armchair or footstool, you can rest assured that its upholstery will be flawless. Along with exquisite tailoring, Duresta’s pattern-matching skills are unrivalled, so your new piece of Duresta furniture will be upholstered precisely and to perfection.

Handcrafted like no other

Every British made Duresta sofa and chair features the mark of the upholsterer who made it. Find out more about Duresta highly skilled production methods, superior methods and rigorous testing here.

The Duresta story

Duresta has made luxurious upholstery in Nottinghamshire since 1938, and are champions of British artisan furniture making heritage. Their designs are considered to be the embodiment of English style, and they continue to produce finely crafted, subtly elegant pieces that will become future family heirlooms. Duresta’s design teams study and are inspired by unique pieces of furniture held in the National Trust collections.

Duresta History Visuals
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The skill and craftsmanship that goes into a Duresta sofa is evident in every stitch of their stunning upholstered designs. Throughout their styles are exquisite, quintessentially English elements, that suit classic and modern interiors equally well. Choose a classic style in a contemporary fabric if you wish. Duresta are artisans of furniture creation, with over 75 years of experience. Browse our beautiful Duresta collection here at Furniture Village and feel inspired.

Transform your living room with a brand new Duresta fabric sofa and enjoy premium quality and sumptuous comfort. The quality is in every handcrafted detail from the solid hardwood frames to the hand matched patterning. The comfort is in the sprung seats and the gorgeous, feather filled cushions. Some designs bring traditional elements up to date for the modern home.

Couple your sofa with a fabric Duresta footstool and rest your feet in luxurious comfort on an exclusive handcrafted design. Their padded tops make for a great seating alternative, whilst our ottoman style storage solutions will help declutter your home.