Category Archives: Chairs

Chair Story

My good friend Mairi got married last year & I offered to recover her chair as a pressie. The said chair had come from her granny on Lewis & was looking a bit sad. It’s fabric had seen better days & … Continue reading

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Dining chair project

One of my recent wee projects has been recovering a dining chair that came out of my parent’s attic. In fact, it originally came from my great aunts house in Biggar. I went through my usual process of re-webbing, padding & … Continue reading

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Chair project

As is my way over Christmas I like a project to work on for myself!! This year I decided to bring the chair I found a month or so ago by the bins back to life. Taking out the seat … Continue reading

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Story of a Chair!

I do love a bit of reupholster. I was approached by Russell & Sheila to recover their wingback chair in some gorgeous tweed.  After a chat with the good folk on Harris in the Western Isles http://www.harristweedisleofharris.co.uk/  they sent the … Continue reading

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Busy time !!

It’s been a busy month with workshops & a block of textile based classes with some kids for the Easter holidays. There so full on I don’t even have time to get photos of the fabulous things they made from … Continue reading

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Revamp a chair

Had fun this weekend reworking an other chair. Coming originally from my great-uncle Ned’s house it had a sad old brown cover. Though comfy to sit on it really needed brought into this century. I managed to find a fresh … Continue reading

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Happy 2011!!

A Happy New Year to all. I hope you had a good festive season & are ready for this lovely new year to come. I spent most of my time off upholstering furniture. My old sofa, having seen better days … Continue reading

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