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Topic: New upholstery + new paint= chic dining chairs!  (Read 1942 times)
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« on: August 02, 2007 09:18:09 AM »

I found these four white dining chairs at a yard sale for ten bucks a piece. They needed a new coat of paint, which was fine, I've painted furniture before. But the challenge for these chairs was reupholstering them. They had a hideous red vinyl cover over some very old foam. I took them home, gave them a new coat of white paint and began upholstering. I found the green paisley fabric at Joann fabrics. These chairs are small, chic, and perfect for my new apartment. I'm really happy with the way they turned out!

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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2007 09:35:33 AM »

Great job!  The fabric really goes well with the chairs!  These are gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2007 09:44:45 AM »

So fun!!! What a great find - they look great!
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« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2007 10:06:13 AM »

Those turned out great
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« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2007 10:53:53 AM »

nice colours! and they look new, great job!  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 20, 2007 04:28:47 PM »

great looking chairs, doesn't it feel good to be creative and thrifty.
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« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2007 10:41:08 AM »

I love that chair! Very nice Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2007 02:02:14 PM »

doesn't that fabric rule? i reupholstered a chair with the same paisley pattern from Joannes!
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