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« on: May 27, 2010 08:12:21 AM »

We got a huge dining room set including a table with two leaves, 6 chairs, a hutch and a buffet all for a very cheap price. The wood is beautiful, but the fabric on the chairs was not so good. It's white. That's right, white fabric on dining chairs.

Here's a before:


I am putting red and white with shots of turquoise in our kitchen. I found a really great red and white cotton duck that's stain resistant at Walmart of all places! Here's one of the chairs with the new fabric:


(please excuse the mess in the background we just bought a house and are still unpacking)
This is much better than white stained seats!

What do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2010 09:56:20 AM »

I LOVE the fabric you picked, I think it really compliments the color of the wood.
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« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2010 10:03:51 AM »

Much better. I love the fabric you used.
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« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2010 07:24:50 AM »

Love the fabric - it's got a lot more style and punch. Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2010 08:09:23 PM »

Looks great! I've got to do this too. We've also got dining room chairs with a light colored, stain attracting fabric.
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« Reply #5 on: June 10, 2010 03:08:17 PM »

great job! it's amazing the difference the right fabric can make!
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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2010 02:09:09 PM »

That's the exact fabric I bought to do my chairs. Great decorators think alike.
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« Reply #7 on: June 16, 2010 12:52:28 AM »

I thought it was cute at first but now it's just gorgeous!
I absolutely love the fabric- it goes well with the design and wood of the chair!
Great job Cheesy
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