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Topic: Tufted Headboard from Old Couch  (Read 12213 times)
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« on: November 11, 2012 02:53:09 PM »

I'm extremely proud of this project I just finished, and I wanted to share it with you all!

I took this couch(on the right):

Removed the fabric:

Karate chopped it in half:

Foamed it up:

Began tufting:

Finished tufting:

Sewed up side pieces, stapled them on:

(Please excuse the messiness. I was in the middle of a big project;))

And ta da!:

I hope you guys enjoy this as much as I do! Yay tufted headboards(made from old ugly couches)!

« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2012 02:55:15 PM »

Wow. That's really awesome!

« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2012 03:11:11 PM »

I'm loving the "finished tufting" pic. That fabric - you could make whole couches awesome like that!
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« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2012 04:14:59 PM »

Gasp! So genius!

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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2012 04:18:22 PM »

as much as it pains me to see such a beautiful couch chopped apart, the headboard is stellar.

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« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2012 07:25:05 AM »

That is seriously gorgeous -- great transformation!

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« Reply #6 on: November 16, 2012 09:23:12 PM »

Wow, this is brilliant!  I bet it's really comfy to lean against too! Well done!
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« Reply #7 on: November 17, 2012 06:35:19 AM »

That is awesome! And I'm guessing it keeps your head warm - away from the outside wall!

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« Reply #8 on: November 17, 2012 12:50:20 PM »

This looks soooo comfy.  What a great job, and I love the fabric you used, so elegant.

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« Reply #9 on: November 17, 2012 01:36:05 PM »

This is so cooool!

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