Give Your Chair a Chic Redo

Don't bother buying new! This easy (and fun) project lets you redo your chair without breaking the bank.

Update a simple side chair with some paint, distress and eye-catching fabric.

YOU'LL NEED:

  • Newspaper
  • Screwdriver
  • 120- and 220-grit sandpaper
  • Sanding block
  • Steel wool
  • Tack cloth
  • Primer
  • Paint
  • 1" and 2" brushes
  • Stir stick
  • Tape measure
  • Scissors
  • 1"-thick foam
  • Batting
  • Fabric (Choose a sturdy, slightly stretchy cotton, wool or silk fabric)
  • Staple gun
  • Felt
  • Polyurethane (optional)

 

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