Bathroom Chair Update

Zebra fabric is so much fun, isn't it?

Last week, when I posted about our new master bathroom, I had taken pictures of the bathroom with this chair in it. … [Read more...]

Upholstery project #2

I love the leopard print!

Yesterday, I showed you some of the chairs I have painted, including this one. Well, obviously, it's the before picture. I found two of these chairs at a garage sale for $10 a piece. They were clean, and not stinky, and so comfortable. SOLD! Love their shape - but the pattern? Not so much. Since I had priced getting them re-upholstered and found the cost too high, I decided to paint them using the tutorial from Hyphen Interiors. This is how they turned out... And you could still … [Read more...]

Pinterest Addict – Tulip Fabric Spray Paint Chair

Tulip Fabric Spray Paint

I bought this chair at my favorite thrift store, Faith Farm, many months ago for $5. It's one of my favorite chairs. Super cute and and comfortable. Love all the tufting on the seat back, which is why I didn't feel like I could re-upholster it myself. The green fabric is in good shape, but completely the wrong shade for my office. Since I've been reading so much about painting upholstery, I came across Tulip Fabric Spray paint, in one of the blogs I read. Forgive me for not … [Read more...]

Painted upholstery

Everything I needed for this project

I wanted to just write up a quick "how-I-did-it" for the painted chairs I posted about here. I first heard of painting furniture from this Pinterest pin... Kristy Swain at Hyphen Interiors painted a thrifted chair for her bedroom. It looked fabulous. Okay, fast forward a few weeks and I see the Mr. Goodwill Hunting has now painted two chairs that he picked up for dirt-cheap! Since I had just purchased two chairs for $10 a piece just a day or two before his post (and promptly found out … [Read more...]