Rescuing a Found Treasure–Part IV

Now it was time to put the chair back together. I stretched the finished cover tightly across the cushion and smoothed it.

I used tape to hold the fabric tightly in place while I tacked it.

Keeping the fabric tautly stretched is the key to having a smooth seat cover. I fastened the fabric in place with many strategically placed upholstery tacks.

Tacking the fabric in place.

Next I replaced the screws. I think the finished chair looks nice.


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