"Vitian is very courteous and professional. She explains everything that needs to be done and provides feedback along the way"

About Vitian Robinson

Vitian Robinson has owned and operated Vitian’s Re-Upholstery, LLC for the past seven years. She grew up in the upholstery business with her mother and aunt in Chicago, her hometown. “I like the hands-on aspect of the business,” says Vitian. She derives much satisfaction from seeing the finished product and the look of surprise on her clients’ faces when she returns their items.

“Vitian is a Lawrence Chamber of Commerce member. She regularly attends classes at BOI (business owner Initiative) where she continues to learn ways to become a successful business owner. One of her favorite authors is Ken Blanchard, author of “The One Minute Manager”.

“Vitian and her husband Ivan were high school sweethearts. Married 23 years, Ivan retired from the military in 2004. They moved to Indianapolis after his tour of duty in San Diego. The couple has three beautiful daughters, all residing in Indiana. .

When Vitian isn’t working in the shop, she enjoys fishing, reading, and craft projects. As a couple, Vitian and Ivan enjoy sampling culinary fare at different area restaurants.

What People Are Saying about Vitian’s Re-Upholstery, LLC

“Vitian reupholstered a chair for me in a timely and professional way. She brought a HUGE selection of fabric samples to my home, which gave us plenty of colors and patterns to choose from. The entire chair was finished in a couple weeks and looked beautiful when she dropped it off.” March 6, 2010, Gloria Witham .

““Vitian is very courteous and professional. She explains everything that needs to be done and provides feedback along the way, while making the repairs. I would highly recommend Vitian.” August 2, 2010, Allison Fraser .

““Vitian was amazing. We first met on a Saturday so that she could see the chairs and assess the project. This was the first time she worked with this type of chair and she jumped right in. The original cloth was a nasty, old brown. Now the chairs are a vibrant red. Thank you, Vitian!” May 14, 2011, Matt Kriebel .

““Vitian came to our home, provided samples we could evaluate in the room where the chair would reside, and she gave helpful suggestions.” February 1, 2011, Leslie Hallett .

““Vitian repaired couch cushions and an Orvis couch cover that my dogs had badly mauled. She also fixed a valuable older quilt that had suffered similar damage. I could not recommend anyone more enthusiastically. I will return to Vitian’s Upholstery for any future upholstery needs.” December 23, 2010, David Baer .