Craftsmen Creating Interiors

An Introduction To What We Do Best


Professional Services

What we do best


Bespoke Furniture

This service is inspired by the perceived importance of creating a lasting visual impact, whist working within the customers requirements. This focus is present from the preliminary design right up to the proposal phase. All clients are aware of this professional’s devotion to smart, stylish and functional furniture that is made to last out of the highest quality products available on the market today.
With an answer for every equation the Peter Silk's team have made some marvels of the furniture world in the unique challenge clients have asked us to take on.

Curtains & Blinds

Our curtains and blinds are hand sewn, designed solely for each individual client, making every one bespoke. We use only the finest quality fabrics, linings and interlinings to produce the highest level of finish, matched with warmth and functionality, matched perfectly when required with a pelmet to suit the style of your home or a lambkin for a more polished look.
Each Blind is made on a smooth rolling track to make them customer friendly as well as being black out and interlined to provided the required heat retention in your home.
There are so many style available at Peter Silk's and we can cater to your unique requests simply get in touch below and one of our team will be happy to help.

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Custom Headboards & Bed throws

Our luxurious, hand-made headboards are available any style, sizes and material. Our headboards are totally individually hand- made in our own workshop here in Helmsley, North Yorkshire. All we require is a size, shape, design and we are able to submit our estimate, if you are unsure and need some assistance with what you looking for we are happy to send you examples once we receive some picture of the surrounding area. Single, double and king size and super size everything we offer is bespoke and made just for you. We have 1000,s of fabrics available to view at our Showroom in Helmsley or are happy to use customers own. Please feel free to contact us for any advise or an estimate we would be happy to help.


Restoration, Upholster/Reupholster, Upcycle

Upholstery & Reupholstery: 

Peter Silk's passion  

for classic design and beautiful textiles is reflected in the extraordinary craftsmanship and undisputed quality of the company's renowned upholstery service. From their base in the bustling market town of Helmsley, North Yorkshire, Peter's highly-skilled team restore, reupholster and redefine beautiful furniture, from treasured family heirlooms and well-worn acquisitions to classic icons and timeless designs. Close attention to detail based on traditional, time-honored methods ensures the highest quality finishes for both furniture and soft furnishings. 

Comfort & Style designed for you 

Creating your ideal sofa or chair is easy with our customised service. Either use our service to create your favourite version of a new sofa or chair from our current range, or refurbish an existing piece of your own furniture with one of our beautiful upholstery fabrics. 

Renovate your existing sofa 

If you have a much-loved sofa or chair that's in need of repair or re-covering, we can help. First, email any pictures, sizes to us. From these details we can give a rough estimate. If this is difficult the we can then arrange to visit your home, measure up and give you an estimate. Just call 01439771500 or ask for an appointment in our Helmsley showroom (Open Monday-Saturday 10am-4.30pm) The lead time on re-upholstery work is typically 6-8 weeks depending on how much work needs to be done on your chair or sofa. Collection and delivery back to you free of charge. We also make-up loose covers. Which are perfect if your upholstery is in good condition and just needs updating rather than repair. 

Choose your favourite fabric 

If you're looking for us to re-upholster for you, visit our showroom to see our beautiful range of weaves, prints and plains from Mulberry, Zoffany, Osborne & Little, GP.J.Bakers and countless other quality fabric houses. You'll find 1000s of different fabric designs and scores of swatch hangers to leaf through. You are also most welcome to loan the pattern books we have to try in your own home and lighting conditions. 


If you are still undecided please feel free to request up to four free of charge sample cuttings. For a small, refundable deposit, we can arrange for large returnable samples to be sent directly to you at home, so you can see exactly how the fabric will work with the other elements in your room. 


Fabric Walling & Wall Coverings

We offer an in-house, fully trained fabric walling service. This service is available nationwide in any fabric you wish to use, from wool plaid tartans to bold silk damasks. Initially we are able to offer a guide estimate from photographs. This would then lead to a onsite survey with a precise confirmed costing supplied. Our highly skilled team would then carry-out your work in your location liaising with all concerned. The team are outstanding at fabric walling as complicated as it is, they strive for perfection with their professional pride at stake. There are no limits to our fabric walling so whatever project you have in mind please do not hesitate to get in touch we would relish the opportunity to push the boundaries of design and upholstery.


Our fabric collection has been expanding over a 35 year period. We have over 40 different fabric brands in our collection - we have listed just a few, you are more than welcome to visit our showroom and see our fabric books in person, alternatively you can contact our talented team who will happily discuss your requirements and find some fabric options and send samples free of charge. Please see our Designers Stocklist page for more details.

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Interior Design

Peter Silk is renowned for exceptional quality and innovative design. By working closely with clients, he encourages and develops their ideas, translating individual requirements and aspirations into beautiful interiors tailored to suit each unique lifestyle. From conception to completion, Peter Silk's designs are recognisable for their elegance, individuality and remarkable attention to detail. With more than 35 years' experience to draw on, Peter Silk's inspirational work is continuously evolving to create classic, stylish designs of the future.

Bespoke Vehicles Outfitter

Here at Peter Silk's we have completed very odd projects as pictured this is our 'Trafalgar Square' London Bus. Peter accepted this project with open arms, with him having the lead role throughout the design of the interior and the strange problems upholstering a bus presented and managed to turn it into a very unique style of accommodation.  

The bottom deck has been created into a bathroom to die for, featuring faux grey snake skin walling & ceiling, roll top bath and flat screen TV – so you can soak and watch your favorite show! The upper deck is your living and sleeping space! It boasts a breakfast nook with vintage chairs, deep red velvet walls & curtains, hand designed sofa, queen size bed, deep buttoned velvet headboard and 360* views.