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Catherine marmier

French Polisher & Furniture Reviver

Gladstone Studios in Deal is the premier destination for quality furniture reviving and French polishing. It is run by Catherine Marmier, a highly experienced French Polisher with over 15 years of experience. She takes great pride in her work, and always strives to ensure the highest standards of craftsmanship.

At Gladstone Studios we cater to a wide range of clients, from those looking to restore a family heirloom to those seeking to save and show off that much forgotten and neglected old chair or table. Our services include French polishing, wood staining, gilding, and more, so you can be sure that you’ll get the best possible results.


ali carron

Shopkeeper, Social Media Manager.

Ali was born in Essex well before it was trendy and folk had lots of money. However despite the surroundings Ali was obsessed with television, design and beautiful things. She would spends days at her great grandmother's admiring the pre war furniture, the lines, the shapes

 Old movies had a huge impact on Ali's taste and good eye.

Ali's other job is television, she is a drama and comedy producer with a remarkable portfolio having collaborated with the best in the business over the last 30 years.  Ali met Catherine on the set of the comedy show Dead ringers. Catherine was dressed as a big cartoon like blob and it was love at first sight!

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