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« on: March 10, 2018 01:47:59 PM »

I've been plugging away at updating our guest room over the last year or so: lamps x 3, bedside tables, window shades, new paint & new outlets/switches. One of the last projects is a quick-ish slip cover for the arm chair that lives in there.



The new looks is certainly less interesting, but also more up-to-date and also a good color for the room - particular after we rip out that carpet (hopefully this spring).



The seat cover is utilizing gravity, but the back cover uses a a "strap" and a couple bottoms on each side.





I did buy the fabric, but had the thread and buttons in my stash. The herringbone pattern echoes the herringbone on the shades I made a couple weeks ago.
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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2018 01:54:48 PM »

Looks great. I love the buttons!
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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2018 02:16:03 PM »

I agree, it looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2018 02:21:42 PM »

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« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2018 02:33:43 PM »

Super pro and I too love those buttons.
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« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2018 03:00:40 PM »

Looks good.  The buttons are such a clever idea.
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« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2018 03:10:09 PM »

Looks nice and crisp and is a great update that matches the rest of the room. The buttons cap it off nicely!
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« Reply #7 on: March 10, 2018 04:53:47 PM »

lovely job.
I kept wondering what those thingies were sticking out the side, first on one side, then on the other.  OH, drawer handles!
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« Reply #8 on: March 10, 2018 05:43:12 PM »

Thanks everyone!

The buttons were a gift from a friend, I believe they are coconut shell w/ pyrography. I have a bunch!
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« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2018 09:37:31 AM »

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