Should I Reupholster this Inherited Sofa?

Should I Reupholster this Inherited Sofa?

Regina Yunghans
Jul 1, 2013

Q: I recently inherited this sofa from my mother. I know little about it except that she bought it at a decorator's showroom on the Upper East Side roughly eight years ago. There are no tags on the piece.  The fabric is not my taste, but I do like the shape.  How can I determine its quality and if it is worth spending the money to have it reupholstered or re-covered?

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