Trim on an Antique Chair

Antique chairs with narrow channels - where the fabric is attached to the frame – need to be finished with off with a neat trim. Trim hides the tacks or staples and edge of the fabric, and makes the upholstery look smart. There are a few options for trim: decorative nails, braid (otherwise known as gimp), or double-piping.  

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Tips for Your First Upholstery Project

You will be tempted by lots of discarded pieces of furniture lining the streets, listed on EBay or hanging out in your local Op Shop. Take a deep breath.Your heart will skip a beat as the possibilities of what you can create from that forlorn looking piece of furniture run through your mind. Take a deep breath.    

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Remove Built up Wax and Furniture Polish

Here is fabulous formula to remove built up wax and years of furniture polish from your wooden furniture. You wont believe the shine!  

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Danish Chair Tutorial

Mid Century Modern (MCM) is a movement that originated in the 20th century. Typically, MCM designs focus on functionality and practicality. Therefore most MCM designed furniture have organic shapes, minimal adornment and clean lines.      

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How to make your fabric choice

Sometimes choosing fabric can seem to be an overwhelming feat. But, with a few bullet points to run through, your final fabric choice can be reached swiftly & easily. Learn how to show off your flamboyant personality or let the subtleness of your final room setting speak for itself.     

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