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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

How To Recover A Chair Seat Using A Patterned Fabric

Thank you all for your kind comments yesterday on my newly reupholstered chairs. For your viewing pleasure I have recorded a series of videos that show just how easy it is to recover a chair seat using a patterned fabric.

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We made the video on an I Touch. Hmmm. The quality is ok. You can definitely tell I’ve been through the wringer lately as it shows a pretty haggard me. That’s ok, this video series is about the beauty of recovered chairs. So please, pull up a seat. :)

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Finally the staples are all removed and the new upholstery has been cut out. Time for a costume change.
 
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I hope you enjoyed this video series. If you have any questions please leave a comment. 
Laura

4 comments :

Debbie said...

I had to go back and see the post that I had missed. They look wonderful, and THANK YOU for the video tute!

Auntie Em said...

You looked so cute in your apron! Very good tutorial on covering chair seats.
Thanks for sharing all the great tips! :)

jeanette from everton terrace said...

I can't watch the video yet because the hubby and puppy are still sleeping but I'm looking forward to it. I do spy an adorable looking apron!

Craftymoose Crafts said...

Thanks for sharing this excellent tutorial! The chairs in the previous post are beautifully done!