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« on: March 17, 2014 07:49:36 AM »

Ive been using this chair since 2009, and had this fabric in my stash since 2010. In 2013 I decided to put the two together, but I only got around to it in January 2014. It took about 90 minutes.


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The fabric is organic cotton canvas, and I used almost all of it for this project. The remaining pieces went to my mom, so this was a very successful stash-busting project.

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« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2014 08:36:38 AM »

That's so pretty.  I love the fabric.  Impressed that it took you less than 2 hours to do.
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« Reply #2 on: March 17, 2014 07:48:30 PM »

Such an improvement! It seems to fit a lot better in your bright office. That fabric is great. About how much yardage did this take?
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« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2014 07:27:07 AM »

Awesome! Now it flows so much nicer with your decor. I love your sewing space!
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« Reply #4 on: March 18, 2014 09:39:13 AM »

Such an improvement! It seems to fit a lot better in your bright office. That fabric is great. About how much yardage did this take?

2 yards total, 60" wide bolt, with enough left over for a pillow or tote bag or whatever my mom makes.
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« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2014 09:48:36 AM »

You did a great job on the recovering here, everything looks so nice and neat.  Love the fabric too.
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