Matthew Haly is a Design & Build Specialist and owner of The Furniture Joint in New York. Sought out for his extraordinary skill, attention to detail and creative vision, Matthew Haly personally oversees all aspects of a project as each facet is flawlessly crafted on-site. Clientele of The Furniture Joint are given rare access to Matthew’s 4200 square foot workshop/studio to observe any step in this artistic and intensive process.
Drawing upon his 25 years in the industry Matthew recently published his first book, Matthew Haly's Book of Upholstery (Random House, 2008). In this DIY upholstery manual—beautiful enough to display on a coffee table—Matthew provides step-by-step instructions for completing an array of upholstery projects. Matthew shares insider tips, tricks and techniques for taking on everything from custom roman shades to creating an upholstered headboard—all presented in a concise, easy-to-follow format.
Matthew Haly’s work has appeared in The New York Times,
House & Garden, Interior Design magazine, New York Magazine, TimeOut New York, Domino and Country Living, among others.
Thom Filicia, Kelly Wearstler, Meyer Davis, Daniel Frisch, Todd Oldham, Kemble Interiors, Katie Lydon Interiors, composer Andre Previn, Ken Burns, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Weisz, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Gwen Stefani, and TLC’s Trading Spaces host Paige Davis among others.