braided jute & tack trim | Miss Mustard Seed
The body of the tufted sofa is finally finished! This has definitely been the most challenging upholstery project I’ve taken on, but it’s shaping up nicely and now it’s all smooth sailing with the cushions. (I feel like I need to knock on some wood or something now!) Here’s a peek at how the body […]
My name is Barb, and I am addicted to Chairs! - The Everyday Home
Chair: (Noun) A piece of furniture consisting of a seat, legs, back, and often arms, designed to accommodate one person. Or, here is my version of the definition: Chair: (yummy)A piece of furniture which drives Barbabsolutely nutty and which she has a secretfetish for. I have a personal mission this year. (Well, in terms ... Read More about My name is Barb, and I am addicted to Chairs!
I Am All Slipcover Astonishment
I did not expect that sewing the slipcover would be fun, or easy, or in the past. And yet it is. I can't believe how well it came together,...
A Classic Look with Country Scene Fabrics - KOVI
Fabrics depicting old country scenes don’t have to look outdated and out of place. Read on to learn how to work with these classic themes.
Friday Favorites ::: Furniture Love - Cottage in the Oaks
A fun gathering of some of my furniture loves for Friday Favorites ……. these are just beautiful!
Petite Salon Chair | Miss Mustard Seed
I think it’s been established and well documented that I love French chairs. That love encompasses the Gustavian/Swedish/Scandinavian varieties as well. I’m not particular when it comes to a pretty wood frame with panels of beautiful fabric. I mean…come on. Anyway, when Soft Surroundings contacted me about their new home decor line based on French antiques, […]
My DIY Deconstructed Chairs
I am going to give you a step by step how to find and make a deconstructed chair. I am not a professional by any means, but if you like my chairs, it's a cheaper way to get the look you want without the hefty price tag! ...
Beautiful DIY Deconstructed Chair - My Thrifty House
Modern. Boho. Rustic. Industrial. Farmhouse. The beauty of a deconstructed chair is that it can fit in with just about any decor style. I adore the simplicity of this DIY deconstructed chair that I have added to my living room.
upholsterygallery | Miss Mustard Seed
Several people asked for a tutorial on the part upholstered/part slipcovered French chair I revealed yesterday, so this is it! This isn’t a comprehensive upholstery post, but it will give you an idea of what’s involved in upholstering the back and arms of a chair in this style. To get you started, you can read THIS […]
How to Deconstruct a Chair - Midcounty Journal
Come see how to deconstruct a chair! If you've been thinking about tackling a deconstruction or reupholstery project read this first!