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Fabrics depicting old country scenes don’t have to look outdated and out of place.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.
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, […]
Sitting Pretty: 11 Amazing Chair Makeovers
Chairs are hospitable and versatile. Adding a couple of great chairs is an easy and affordable way to give a space a new look—plus, chairs are a cinch to reposition and move around as needed. This friendly adaptability is perhaps what motivates DIYers to habitually pick them up at thrift shops, auctions, and flea markets, or to resurrect them from the trash. In the hands of our 10 featured aesthetes, artists, and chair visionaries, this collection of broken and antiquated seats have been…
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,...
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 […]
The Deconstructed Look: Trend or Timeless?
Is the look of deconstructed furniture one that will be timeless or is is a passing fad? And how did this look get started in the first place? Learn the difference between deconstruced antiques and reproductions, as well as what will last in this article!
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 […]
Antique and Vintage Wingback Chairs - 855 For Sale at 1stDibs
Shop wingback chairs and other antique and modern chairs and seating from the world's best furniture dealers. Global shipping available.