Reupholstery Dreaming

ugly chairI thought that today I would share one of my dreams with you, you see I have this chair… It is a very pretty chair, ok not really, but I see the potential. This chair is a hand-me-down from my grandparents, it is also the first piece of furniture that I had when I first moved out on my own. Picture it, an entire apartment with one ugly chair and a TV and nothing else in it. I have been through a lot with this chair.

I know that this chair has seen better days, but I am pretty determined to salvage it. I have checked with local reupholstery services but that appears to not be a simple or frugal option. In my area upholstery services start at $500 and go up from there. That is just not going to fit in the budget any time soon, besides why pay someone else to do something when I can DIY a solution?

For now, I have the chair covered in upholstery fabric this at least protects guests from the

ugly chair covered

the still ugly chair covered by fabric

potential shock of that ugly ugly chair. Down the line though I have big plans for an improved, and reupholstered chair.  One day…

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