How to upholster a chair... Wonderful step by step tutorial with pictures!!
NOW SOLD - "Megan" is an original vintage Lloyd Loom Chair - complete with stamp "Feb 1951" - £190 The chair's in excellent condition - very sturdy and paintwork complete. It's been professionally re-upholstered using traditional upholstery techniques in a smoke-free and pet-free environment to the very highest standard and covered in an iconic London Fabric.
Upholstering Instructions at Better Homes and Gardens. In a nutshell: Strip the chair of its original fabric and use the pieces as pattern. Then pin the pieces wrong sides out onto the chair. Remove pinned cover and sew it together, with welting reinforcing the seams. Put sewn cover back on the chair. It should fit like a glove!
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Revive tired, worn, and threadbare furniture with these easy-to-follow lessons in upholstery. So Simple Upholstery offers clear, detailed advice, and step-by-step photography that makes this subject accessible for even the newcomer. Four "background sections" discuss furniture styles, furniture anatomy, fabric & details, and tools & techniques. From there, 10 projects are presented, ranging from a simple music stool to an elegant chaise lounge.