Have you ever finished a project, only to have to immediately redo it? I have...
Our final video in this Chair Project series addresses making a no-sew upholstered cushion with piping.
Our next video in this Chair Project series addresses making and attaching decorative piping.
Our next video in this Chair Project series addresses attaching the batting and fabric with upholstery staples, and cutting foam for a cushion.
Our next video in this Chair Project series addresses 1) What to consider when choosing a fabric for your project, and 2) Determining how much fabric and other supplies are needed.
A few months ago I found this chair on Facebook Marketplace... It was one of those love at first finds and I rapidly hit the "Is this still available?" message button, expecting it to already be gone. Lo and behold, it was still available and the sweet lady was even willing to deliver it to … Continue reading Chair Reupholstery Project Part 1: Deconstruction
Have you ever had a piece of furniture or decor that had special meaning - perhaps a family heirloom or an item given to you by a loved one - but it just didn't work in your space? That was our coffee table situation.
As my son and I stood in the kitchen making our pumpkin pie the other day, I began to reflect upon what that space looked like two years ago at this time - completely gutted.
Have you ever watched "A Charlie Brown Christmas?" Well, if you are familiar with it, you know that part when all the kids are making fun of that twig of a tree and Charlie Brown tells them all that he doesn't care...that it will be perfect...and besides, that little tree needs him? That, my friends, is how I felt about this antique church pew.
One of my son's favorite books right now is "The Little Engine That Could." Having read this story a number of times (okay, a lot), it was the first thing that popped into my head when trying to figure out how to describe the transformation of this dining set.