Fabrics restoration course in Florence

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Do you want to study fabrics restoration in Italy?


Join our course and you will start with the Analysis of the carpet, its origins, classification, age and evaluation of the knotted rug, fabric work and Kilim, with an approach to the knowledge of the rug.

You will learn the processing phase: conservation – preservation – recovery of the object through careful analysis of the typology and study of the restoration suitable for the object.

You will also learn the Analysis and the intervention: restoration plan.

Washing with demineralised water or steam, fixing with nets and heat-sealed cloths to protect the shabby parts.

Dyeing of wools: practice used, whether for cottons or wools, for restoration with natural dyes.

You will learn, step by step, the Conservative restoration phases:

  • Fringes and edges, fringe or head fastening with warp and weft fastening.
  • Lateral edge fixing with reconstruction of the same.
  • Reconstruction of carpet corners and staples by reweaving weft and warps.
  • Reconstruction of holes on frame with weft and warp reweaving.
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Fabrics Restoration Course


The course is held in a real workshop “bottega” in Florence.

Do you know why we do not offer this course in a restoration school? Because the bottega is the most advisable place for a quick, practical and immersive learning, even if you are a beginner!

The workshop is held it is located in the historic centre of Florence.

Courses are open to all levels


Starting dates 2024
January 8, 22 May 13, 27 September 2, 16,30
February 5, 19 June 10, 25 October 14, 28
March 4, 18 July 8, 22 November 11, 25
April 2, 15, 29 August 5, 19 December 9
The school will be closed on the following national holidays: Epiphany (06/01), Easter Monday, Italy Liberation Day (25/04), Workers' Day (01/05), Republic Day (02/06), 24/06, Ferragosto (15/08), All Saints (01/11), Immaculate Conception (8/12), Christmas holidays and New Year.
Location type:

Florence city centre.

Course materials:

Not included in course fees. The cost of these materials will depend on the type of course and project chosen by the student.

Length of lessons:

60 minutes.

Accommodation in Florence

Our school of fabrics restoration in Florence offers course participants different accommodation options for the whole duration of your course in Italy with Studiainitalia. We have a selection of single rooms in shared flats, double rooms for couples and people travelling together, family stays (with half-board options). Contact us for further details

Your accommodation in Italy


In Studiainitalia, we know well that in order to have a successful course in Italy, you need an accommodation that suits your budget and style. This is why we provide our course participants with a wide range of options for accommodation in Italy, so that you can feel at home.


Your accommodation in Italy is also a perfect opportunity to meet other students, flatmates or local people, and thus practice your Italian and learn more about local culture and customs.

We can provide you with accommodation near your school for the whole duration of your course in Italy. We offer the following types of accommodation:


  • Single rooms, with kitchen use, in shared flats (generally 2-3 persons);
  • Double rooms, with kitchen use, for couples and people travelling together;
  • Single rooms in host families, with meals;

Accommodation is available from Sunday to Sunday.


• Costs of water, gas and electricity are included. Towels and sheets are provided.

• Flats are shared with Italians, generally between 2 or 3 persons.

• Accommodations are assigned only 20 days before your arrival in Italy.

• Sometimes it is possible to request a private bathroom (supplement required).


Please contact us for further details on our accommodation options for courses in Italy.

Lowest Price Guarantee

We guarantee high quality schools without any extras: you will not have to pay more than if you book directly with the school.

These are the fees for this course in Florence (course only):

  • 24 lessons (course only): 950€
  • 48 lessons (course only): 1900€
  • 72 lessons (course only): 2850€
  • 96 lessons (course only): 3800€
  • More than 96 lessons are also avaliable.

With Studiainitalia, you can also reserve your accommodation for the whole duration of your course in Florence. The following fees are for accommodation in Florence, single room in shared flat, with kitchen use. Costs are from: 

  • 1 week (single room in shared flat): 300€
  • 2 weeks (single room in shared flat): 430€
  • 3 weeks (single room in shared flat): 600€
  • 4 weeks (single room in shared flat): 750€

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.

1 review for Fabrics restoration course in Florence

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    The best course ever!!! So difficult finding courses like this: an unique and bespoke experience. Thank you very much

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