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« on: October 23, 2013 05:11:40 PM »



My partner had this chair all through college, and the seat was getting very worn out. I didn't have the proper socket wrench to disassemble it, so I had to make a cover that fit over it.



I used a scrap of lovely barkcloth I had leftover from another project, and sandwiched it between black cloth I pillaged from a pair of dress pants.  Tongue The trick was, the seat of the chair has a fold on three sides, that goes in a few inches and then attaches to the base. I sewed a casing and threaded it with elastic to make it behave.



I like the end result, and so does he! Cheesy

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« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2013 09:59:15 AM »

Ooo, repurposing dress pants! I like it!
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2013 07:59:47 AM »

Pretty material.  The elastic was a good idea to have the cover stay one.  Nice job!
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« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2013 12:51:05 PM »

It looks very good.
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