the david knight collection

High Quality British Handmade Furniture

Incorporating Greensmith Upholstery

David and Lyn Knight founded the company in early 2006 with the sole aim to produce British made high quality sofas and chairs to a standard with a service to match and not just to a price point. 

The staff are all time served and trained to the highest standard in Long Eaton.

In September 2006 Greensmith Upholstery was  purchased and it's range now forms part of our collection.  All the materials used are to the same high specification.  We are proud to be members of the Long Eaton Guild of Furniture Manufacturers. At our factory we have a showroom which you can visit by appointment.

David-Knight-3The Frames - We start with the very best base using renewable solid beech from Eastern Europe with joints glued, screwed and dowelled, including castor blocks and the leading edges have been chamfered clean.

The Springs - The majority of seat springs are coil with a mesh top, many are double sprung using a horizontal and vertical spring system. (Duflex)

The Cushions - A variety of different cushion interiors are used as standard: fibre, fibre/ feather or down/feather are available as an optional extra.

The Fabrics - Our fabrics are sourced from around the world and have to UK Centre of Upholstery Logo colourconform to current legislation. These are then hand cut and pattern matched through and through, we are happy to use client's own fabrics. We can also work in leather.

Finally one upholsterer individually makes each item of furniture for you to ensure our highest standards are maintained,  giving you an item of furniture to enjoy for many years to come.

To view our collections, please visit our showroom - by appointment.






  • Street: Street: Unit 11, Harrington Mills,
  • Postcode: NG10 4QE
  • City: Leopold Street, Long Eaton, Nottingham
  • Country: United Kingdom


  • Telephone: 01332 551818
  • Fax: 01332 557775
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