Immerse yourself in the world of luxury and craftsmanship at our Duresta studio in-store! Step into a haven of exquisite furniture where our expert sales consultants await to guide and inspire you. Explore the vast array of quality and prestigious options that Duresta has to offer, each designed to help you create your dream piece of furniture that will last for years to come.

 Witness the passion and pride of Duresta's highly skilled craftsmen as they hand-craft each piece with meticulous attention to detail. Experience the beauty and quality of Duresta for yourself - visit our studio today and let us help you bring your vision to life!


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Duresta Collections

Indulge in the exquisite luxury of Duresta's handcrafted sofa and chair collections, meticulously made in Britain with you in mind. Dive into a world where traditional charm meets contemporary elegance, as their extensive range caters to every style and preference.

From timeless classics to modern marvels, Duresta's collection boasts a diverse array of designs that are sure to elevate the ambiance of your home. Discover the perfect balance of comfort, durability, and beauty as you explore our carefully curated selection. Choose Duresta for a touch of British craftsmanship that will transform your living space into a haven of sophistication and comfort.

Monte Carlo
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  Custom made Upholstery...

At our showrooms, we understand the value of personalised service when it comes to creating a piece of furniture that perfectly suits your needs and style. While our custom-made Duresta sofas are not available for online ordering, our expert Sales Specialists are here to assist you every step of the way.

 Whether you prefer to reach out by telephone or email, our dedicated team is ready to guide and support you in ordering a Duresta sofa that will stand the test of time. Let our Sales Specialists bring your vision to life and ensure that your investment in quality and craftsmanship pays off for years to come. Contact us today to begin your journey towards a truly exceptional piece of furniture.


Pure English Luxury

Immerse yourself in the world of "Pure English Luxury" with Duresta, a distinguished brand that has been crafting sumptuous upholstery in Nottinghamshire since 1938. Each piece is meticulously hand-assembled by highly skilled craftspeople, showcasing a dedication to quality and craftsmanship that has become synonymous with the Duresta name.

Only the finest quality materials are used in every Duresta creation, ensuring long-lasting, luxurious comfort that stands the test of time. From fabrics sourced from the most prestigious and innovative mills around the world, to the pride and passion instilled in every piece, Duresta furniture is designed to provide many years of enjoyment.
The Duresta brand is not just a name - it is a promise of excellence, with values that shape their culture and guarantee a truly distinctive experience. Discover the essence of timeless elegance and superior craftsmanship with Duresta, where luxury and comfort come together in perfect harmony.

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Every piece of furniture Duresta produce is designed to take pride of place in any home.

Their hardwood frames are dowelled, glued and screwed, with a 25-year guarantee to provide a robust foundation upon which they create their designs.

They only choose fabrics from the most prestigious mills and all are exclusive to Duresta.

Their pattern-matching skills are unrivalled, and they take enormous pride in being able to sew precision seams when matching complex patterns. 




 The Duresta studio works tirelessly to develop and update their designs.

At the heart of every Duresta item of furniture is an inspirational and iconic element of classic English style- which is given a unique twist by using fabrics and trimmings that are sourced from all around the world.

The result is a truly exciting collection with an individual and unique look that is the very forefront of interior style, enhanced by fine detail and perfect proportion.

 Your home, taste and lifestyle will be reflected in the choices you make from our exclusive furniture ranges.

Duresta designs are past, present and future classics, pushing the boundaries of interior design perfection and global appeal.




Duresta furniture is created from hardwood frames that are hand-assembled by their highly experienced craftspeople.

Duresta fabric experts have years of cutting experience, and many of their ‘finishing touches’ are hand sewn.

Of course, it’s what you don’t see that really counts. They only use the finest quality fillings and materials available that will provide long-lasting comfort.

When it comes to choosing the level of support required, there is an extensive range of options.

Duresta experts will help you to make your choices -

from tight-covered sprung backs with serpentine springs to coil-sprung seats, feather and down filled cushions or a combination of foam and feather-wrapped seats.





 There are over 200 reasons that make each Duresta sofa simply the finest available, with each member of the team committed to their individual craft.

Duresta experts work closely together to produce handmade furniture with passion, skill and enthusiasm.

Many Duresta team members have produced perfectly hand-crafted pieces for over 25 years, and are committed advisors to our younger employees.

They all work together with confidence to make Duresta’s future both skilful and successful.


Speak to the experts...

Its good to know that with such an extroadinary range of truly inspirational pieces, Cookes staff have the experience and expertise to assist you in making the right choices.

Speak to our specialists in store or online.