Zijlstra International Decoration

“Custom yacht interior designers and upholsterers”


Zijlstra International Decoration is based in the Netherlands and offers expert advice and services in yacht interior design including upholstery, lighting, curtains and furniture. They also offer complete custom home furnishing solutions.

Main contact

Address: Uitgeesterweg 15 Limmen, Netherlands 1906 NW

Tel: +31 (0)7 25 05 28 52

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Zijlstra International Decoration is specialised in creating personal yacht interiors, combining innovative, state of the art design, with 75 years of experience and craftsmanship. The team of Zijlstra offers the highest level of expertise to meet the client’s needs to the finest detail. By working together with the client we aim to create exceptional, luxurious yacht interiors (new yachts and refits) that are functional and reflect the client’s lifestyle.

Superyacht interior design services

Zijlstra International Decoration has a range of upholstery and design services ranging from:

• Custom Advice
• Upholstery – Indoor & Outdoor
• Curtains & Blinds
• Mattresses & Bedding
• Flooring
• Installation
• Tableware

Yacht upholstery – Indoor & Outdoor


Upholstered cushions reflect the feel of the yacht and bring together the design beautifully. Their team produces tailor-made cushions for sofas, chairs, deck cushions, etc. They can assure the high quality finish and details, hard-wearing fabrics and comfort of the seating. Zijlstra also provides customised cushion fillings to fit any particular need and match the comfort requirements. The cushions retain their size and shape for a long time. For the outdoor cushions, Zijlstra strictly uses fabrics which are wind, (salt)water and sun resistant.

Wall and ceiling panels

Zijlstra manufactures and restores wall and ceiling panels to complement the design of the interior; tailor-made to suit all wishes and ideas. This can be carried out in various types of leather and many different fabrics.

Marine curtains and blinds

Sheers & Curtains

Curtains are vital in creating atmosphere due to the variety of materials, colours, styles and patterns. Classically made or with a modern twist, made-up of warm velour’s, soft cotton, wool or a lighter material. Zijlstra has its own sewing workshop to produce tailor-made customised solutions.

Venetian blinds

Their capabilities and a full array of options enable them to advice in any window covering, manually or electrically operated. They assemble all blinds in their workshop to meet the client’s wishes. Slats can be upholstered with suede or leather to accomplish the luxurious look.

Roman blinds

All Roman Blinds are tailor-made in their workshop. There is a variety of pleat styles and a wide choice of sheer, privacy or blackout fabrics. The blinds are supplied with manual or motorised controls, by using Somfy or Lutron systems solutions.

Roller Blinds

Roller Blinds are compact and practical. They provide excellent shading qualities and can be easily combined with other window treatments. Zijlstra is able to produce blinds with custom fabrics.

Yacht Flooring

Zijlstra offers a wide choice in flooring including wood floors, rugs, carpet, linoleum, laminate and PVC. They also features a large collection of carpets made of wool, silk and mixed yarns, which are hand-tufted or hand-knotted in any size, color and custom pattern. All floors will be installed by our team. Zijlstra works with the finest materials and world leading brands.


As well as an upholstery and sewing workshop, Zijlstra also has an installation team, which is able to execute any project. This team works on board of the yachts and is specialised in installing all types of flooring and the completion and modification of (motorized) curtains and blinds on-site.

Hours of work

Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Additional Information

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