Vintage Chair Before & After (DIY Tutorial)

Everyone loves a good “Before & After” story. Because they give us hope, don’t they? That we can turn the dumpiest old house into a dream home. Help someone who’s sedentary and sad transform into a healthy and happy person. Freshen up a worn and outdated piece of furniture like this one,

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

into a showpiece.

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

Photo Credit: Serena of ThriftDiving.com

Isn’t it lovely? The very cool Serena of Thrift Diving (met her at Haven!) is responsible for this beautiful¬† before & after. In addition to her sheer talent and determination, she resurrected her overdue re-upholstery project, using a few materials that we carry here at OFS including:

HGTV Curl Up Quartz Fabric

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Batting

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Upholstery Hammer

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Upholstery Nails

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Combination Tool

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Check out Serena’s full list of supplies and (awesome) chair upholstery tutorial here.