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« on: June 01, 2008 10:13:54 AM »

My dad was walking with his dog, when he found an old desk chair. He brought it home and my mom was laughing with him Roll Eyes. He didn't knew anything about this challenge and he asked me whether I could do anything with it. Sure! I was looking for days to find the perfect chair to participate. Sometimes I am so lucky  Grin


Here is the ugly and dull before with cat  Smiley





And after, with a little bit of sunshine  Wink....







A nice detail shot (I handsewed the whole thing  Lips sealed)



And how the chair is in my unfinished craftroom (Yes I made it so that it would match my 'painting')





Thanks to Craftster who keeps me busy from time to time  Grin


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« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2008 10:20:53 AM »

Cool, I love the colours you used.
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« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2008 10:28:41 AM »

Wow neato!  Love the fabric and the color you painted the arms!
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« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2008 11:55:42 AM »

So fun and bright! Cheesy You must have infinite patience to handsew that whole thing! Shocked Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2008 01:34:50 PM »

Awesome redo! Love it!
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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2008 01:35:19 PM »

Wow! There really was a cute chair underneath the original ugly fabric. I love the two-tone color scheme you chose. Great job!
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« Reply #6 on: June 01, 2008 02:44:27 PM »

Your chair is super cute and it totally inspires me to get to work making my own look prettier.
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« Reply #7 on: June 01, 2008 08:28:06 PM »

Aw, pretty happy chair! I love the colors and you did an awesome job with the stitching.  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: June 02, 2008 06:19:14 AM »

ZOMG! you handsewed the whole thing! thats really really cool *claps* its really pretty too Grin
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« Reply #9 on: June 02, 2008 06:40:33 AM »

cute colours!
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