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« on: April 21, 2010 03:16:36 PM »

I've been wanting to re-cover a chair for a long time, and the other day I found a set of old dinning table chairs for cheap at the thrift store! It was super easy to recover the seats, and I have now fell in love with spray paint!!! I wanted them to be funky and eclectic, and not all matchy matchy! I LOVE THEM!!



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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2010 03:28:51 PM »

they are great!
i really want to live in a country with thrift stores right now!
i love that they are different. *want them for myself*
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2010 03:32:28 PM »

Very nice.  I love the fabric you used on the redish-pinkish one.
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2010 04:18:40 PM »

Awesome.
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« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2010 04:42:02 PM »

WOW, love 'em. I have been looking for 3-4 kitchen chairs to redo since I have the lawn furniture temporatily standing in. This has definitely opened my eyes! THanks. Love the none matchy match.
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« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2010 04:45:02 PM »

Nice job! Kind of retro looking too.
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« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2010 04:56:40 PM »

These are super cute and something that I'm looking to do in kitchen.  VERY CUTE!!
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« Reply #7 on: January 10, 2015 05:45:26 PM »

I have a chair that looks about like  your "before" picture. Which I am anxious to recover before it joins the rest of the set. (The others in the set were left outside in the weather, because they looked like your "before" picture and were therefore not worth saving. And they were left outside until they completely self-destructed.)
Grrr. I want to prove there IS life left in such things.
But I have no idea how to re-cover a chair seat and neither am I at all 'handy' when it comes to something like that.
Please can you help, either with instructions or with directions about where to go for instructions? Thanks.
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« Reply #8 on: January 28, 2015 10:18:00 PM »

They look fantastic!
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