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« on: May 20, 2006 07:36:25 PM »

So the wife and I found some great chairs for the living room.  Except for the fabric, that is.  It's PINK!  Well, rose-colored, at least.  Ugh!

So, doing a quick search online, and I found this:
www.fabricspraypain t.com

Has anyone used this?  Any thoughts?

I promise to get pics up soon.  Too tired tonight!
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« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2006 12:21:04 PM »

did you ever try this?  how'd it turn out???

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« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2006 08:18:29 PM »

well did ya? I wanna try this but im too cautious.

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« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2006 07:30:18 AM »

No, too chicken to try it!   Embarrassed  I think once we get the $$ saved up, I'm going to attempt to reupholster it instead.
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2007 05:08:38 PM »

i;ve used the upholstery paint..on the company's site they have a demo on painting a sofa.  i htink the site you went to sells the product, but this site make it www.simplyspray.com either way, you can get some ideas.  but i'd watch the video... it helps
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« Reply #5 on: March 23, 2007 11:41:30 AM »

Interesting idea-- It'd be so cool if it worked.

So far, when I've planned to paint on the upholstery, I've only used unstretched canvas for the fabric, and then I used fabric craft paints. There's a funky bookstore not far from me that upholsters whole lounge chairs that way.

You can see my weird checkerboard-floored Maxfield Parrish chair here:



« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2007 09:01:10 PM »

i thought it was the upholstery paint i used, but it wasn't i used the regular simply spray- anyhow- on another topic i posted about sheets i made with the simply spray- people posted that they used the upholstery and like it  Smiley Smiley
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