How to Reupholster the Easy Way: My French Chair
Welcome to my tutorial blog post on how I reupholstered this second hand French Provincial arm chair. I took lots of photos at some points, and less at other points during the process, but hopefully this tutorial will inspire you to give it a try and not be intimidated to attempt reupholstering. I have never tried it before, and when I scored this chair at an antique/vintage shop, I didn't love the fabric, although there was nothing wrong with it. After giving it some thought I didn't see…
How To Upholster a Drop-In Seat From Scratch
How to Upholster Chair Corners ~~~ This tutorial details how to upholster a drop-in seat from scratch however if your seat base is still in good nic, you may simply need to recover one instead. If so, just follow my instructions beginning at step 7.
Vintage Dresser Before and After Makeover
I am quite partial to vintage dressers with pretty curved drawers and sweet details. When I saw this dresser at my local thrift shop, it had clearly seen better days, but the lovely vintage details were still there. The top looked as though someone previously had started to refinish it, but gave up. I decided to take over where the previous owner had left off. The original hardware was gone, and the existing finish was in very bad shape. I stripped the finish from the dresser…
buying, friendship, and a makeover
A couple weeks ago, I had the opportunity to meet up with one of my friends I've made since starting to blog. Amanda is one of the ni...
Natural Pine Bedroom Furniture
With pine furniture creating a cosy interior is a piece of cake. Its warm honey colour makes the room look inviting and peaceful. Natural pine bedroom furniture is a perfect choice if your aim is to furnish a tranquil space filled with homey atmosphere. Check out the styles below.
DIY Shabby Chic Furniture Ideas – Shabby Chic Magazine
Thrift Store China Cabinet Makeover. Give your old cabinet a new shabby chic look with some paint and hardwares!