The Workshop Of Dreams

Posted by Erik 'The Hat' Bear on
Category: Film & Television63 Comments


Aprogramme that is quickly becoming one of our all-time favourites is The Repair Shop. It is the gentle TV show that has become a massive hit, with millions of viewers tuning in each week to get their fix [sic]. If you have not seen it, we can tell you it involves members of the public bringing in family heirlooms that have seen much better days but, nonetheless, hold great sentimental value. The experts at the workshop then restore the item to its former glory while also reducing viewers to tears with the story behind the treasures. They have experts in furniture, clocks, upholstery, pottery, clock-work toys, metal-work, wood-work but, needless to say, our favourite are the two bear ladies; Julie and Amanda, and the stories they unveil…