Tag - upholstery
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One Room Challenge… Week 6…

One Room Challenge… Week 6…featured

Hi Again! So the time is up for the One Room Challenge that was put together over at Calling It Home.  It was fun to have the inspiration from the other home decorators and designers while transforming my own room in 6 weeks.  It was just the motivation I needed to get cracking on decorating our Read more

Handmade Wingback Wedding Gift?!

Handmade Wingback Wedding Gift?!featured

So, here’s the story.  In 1966, years before my friend Shannon was even born, her “would be” in-laws got married.  An uncle actually MADE them the chair for their wedding gift…. Who does that?  I’m so envious!  Anyway, Shannon remembers the chair was originally a turquoise tweed, then it was gold and orange striped.  She Read more

1955 Chairs… Making Memories.

1955 Chairs… Making Memories.featured

So there I was, making my way through the tattered furniture at the Habitat Restore when I came across 2 of these little blue tweed armchairs.  They were $40 each…  Too much considering the work that they would require to bring them around.  The wood was in rough shape, the cushions were nearly disintegrated, and Read more