The Ugly Old chair!

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This chair has been to college and back with my sister, to LA and back with me, but almost missed the boat home, I wanted to leave it in a dumpster but Tim insisted he, "LOVED" that chair, and I'm glad that he did because I finally revamped it and I now "LOVE" that chair. It turned out great!

What you need:



1.Sewing machine




2. Cute Fabric




3. Spray paint (I recommend


Rust Oleum painters touch from home Depot)




4. Sand paper




This project was almost too easy. First I decided what color to paint it. I went with a rich brown to match the rest of our Living room theme.

I gave the chair a good wipe down, sanding and another wipe down.


Then I evenly covered the chair with Rust Oleum painters touch Spray paint. (You'll see me use spray paint A LOT, Its the quickest and cleanest way to paint any thing. I LOOVE IT!)


While the base was drying I Made the slip covers. I laid the cushions on top of the fabric and gave a good 1/2 inch.


I left 1 of the 4 sides open so I could easily pull them off and wash them, because we all know when you have a toddler nothing stays clean for very long (HYMPH :/) You cant see these slits because the cushions fit snug in the chair.


Once the chair is dry, place the cushions and that's it! WAHLAH



I hope this Inspires you to take something old and make it NEW!



Total Cost to make this Chair:



$3.99 paint



$4.00 Fabric



$8.00 TOTAL (Can't beat that)






(I Love this corner, I just might sit down and read something, If only I could get a free second)

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