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betacibin
« on: June 04, 2008 12:18:42 PM »

I always wanted to entry one of Craftster challenge and them when I saw this one, I was: Yeap, That's the one!
So I went to several thrift stores around where I live until I found this:



I really thought was an amazing chair with gorgeous lines, but I really hated the fabric and also didn't like the color of the wood.
When I first started taking everything a part I found this really ugly and trashy seat.



And this is what I came with. Makes me remember of my mom, because she also have a leopard chair at her house!





Peace out!

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Deirdre
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2008 12:29:49 PM »

very classy redo!  It looks nice!
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jancola
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2008 12:51:53 PM »

Love the leopard!  It goes great with the seat back.
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FarahAbood
« Reply #3 on: June 05, 2008 07:28:38 PM »

It's nice!
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« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2008 09:38:39 AM »

Your chair looks so elegant and classy!
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« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2008 01:17:03 PM »

That is the exact same chair my parents had when I was growing up. Only there was four of them, and they went around our dining table. I remember how nasty that plastic cover felt when you wore shorts. Wow! Thanks for posting that! I loved those chairs!
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« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2008 11:42:10 PM »

haha..this is so funny. when my husband and i first got married we got a handed down dining room set from some friends with these chairs.  Smiley i did NOT see the potential and absolutely hated them, but my husband always liked the "lines" also, i'll have to show him what you did, you did a great job!
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