David at work on his Singer sewing machine. Efforts to carbon-date
this photo have failed, but it is believed to date to c. 1987.
This is a skill best left to a master craftsman. Beware
of part-time trimmers who also do a bit of this and a bit of that!
The craft of coachtrimming originates from the days before
cars ruled the road, but the coachtrimmer today constructs and restores the
upholstered parts of the motor car: hoods; tonneau covers; carpets; seats