The desire to devote oneself to particular engagement does not arise from nowhere; it is being crystallized over many years, first having features of a slight interest, which becomes a hobby turning into a dearest wish - an idea absorbed from childhood memories and rooted deep in true family values.
Traditions renewal has never been considered an easy way, however, companies and people choosing it remain in the history forever due to their hard work and rampant belief in themselves, their partners and their nation regardless if it is the history of the whole world or warm memories and legends of just one family.
The Shepel Furniture manufacture was started from passion impregnated emotions to furniture and interiors. Since then, the true family values, classic traditions of craft, skills sharpening and meticulous attention to details became the basis of the company's philosophy.
Manual assembly, comprehensive approach to the production process, revival of classical traditions of furniture craft, focus on the use of environmentally friendly natural materials; perseverance, skill and experience combined in an effort to get a supreme quality product; attention to details, internal and external aesthetics; modern equipment - these are the components of the Shepel Furniture design product.
We create our products and collections for Customers with a strong personal style. Each unit is made to perfect the idea of interior design highlighting the bright individuality of our Customers’ style. By our products we build a bridge between the innovative, contemporary design and timeless fashion. The fundamental goal of the company is to create a truly exceptional interiors that can become not only an ideal projection of their owners’ imagination and sense of style, but also to reveal their creative abilities establishing a brand new level of approach to the modern design product manufacturing.
The frame of Shepel Furniture items is crafted from solid wood of maple, which belongs to valuable wood species. The shapes of the back-rest and the seat are formed by means of webbings. Jute webbings are the firmest and the safest. The webbings are interwoven, tightened significantly and they fully cover the space, where the springs and the filling material will be placed.
Also the usage of coil springs is considered a tradition in furniture upholstery. They are designed to make a seat comfortable. These springs are sewn on the seat basis made from interwoven jute webbings. Top parts of the springs are bound and fastened, that makes them stable. Each spring is bound by hand and this task demands good knack.
Traditional filling material for high quality furniture is plant and animal hair. Horsehair, which was a traditional filling material starting from the 17th century, serves as one of the components for shaping of the back-rest, the elbow-board and the seat in Shepel Furniture products.
Horsehair is eco-friendly and safe material. It is similar to wool by its technical features, but it substantially outweighs wool in orthopedic qualities and does not absorb moisture. Moreover, horsehair is valued for its ability to restore the original volume regardless of strength and durability of loading. Elastic, firm and absolute safe horsehair is irreplaceable, when manufacturing qualitative furniture.
Latex, which is widely known for its orthopedic and hypoallergic qualities, is one of the materials for filling Shepel Furniture items as well.
Inner filling is formed from several layers. Each layer is covered with protective mechanical fabric and placed by hand, that requires experience and dexterity of the craftsman, because it is perequation of filling, which makes it possible to obtain a nice and neat item.