10 DIY: my favourite chair series: part 1

while i am away i will be doing a little series of 'my favourite chair' because i am oh so obsessed with them. i will begin with my own which i hope you enjoy while i am sunning myself in bali on my honeymoon!


so the saga of the DIY/project chair is finally over. remember how it started? lovely terry toweling fabric


pre sanding stage post paint stripper


sanded and ready for upholstering


choosing her new clothes, of course i went with a totally different outfit altogether!

TA DA!!!! my new favourite chair. i am so so pleased with the fabric choice, the pattern repeat fit perfectly. thanks so much Kate for your patience with me and for putting up with my single mindedness.


now for my next project...

xxx c
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10 comments:

  1. Looks amazing Claudia, well done! Love the fabric choice too. I will have to email you and find out which upholster you used as it looks like they did a brilliant job of restoring it xx

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    1. Sure! I got it done through kate who owns fig in roseville (on pacific highway) she uses a great guy somewhere locally. Glad u like the end result! X

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  2. Oh I love it! Great fabric choice! Enjoy Bali! Check out Potato Head, Mojos flying burritos,and have Sunday brunch at the W! xx

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    1. will do, have had potato head on my list for weeks! x

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  3. Beautiful choice Claudia! Love the peep of the faceted stool too! WE are contemplating a Bali trip next month. Will look forward to hearing any recommendations. Enjoy your trip,
    x KL

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    1. I am in ubud at the moment about to head to seminyak for the second half of the trip, amazing restaurants here, tripadvisor is spot on, will let you know about the shopping that i am sure will be damaging next week!

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  4. Hope you are enjoying your honeymoon :)

    Love what you did with the chair. The fabric is just gorgeous. Do you mind me asking where you got the sponge from and what kind/thickness it is?

    B

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    1. Hi! Glad u liked it! I got it professionally upholstered, sorry, my DIY had a bit of help! So im not sure about the sponge sorry x

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  5. Featured your place on my blog! (Along with about half of the other blogging population!)

    http://www.couturezooblog.com/2012/04/smitten.html

    Seriously...amazing. I've always loved the peeks into your home you have given through your blog. I was so excited to see even more!

    Love the chair btw!

    xx
    Kecia

    http://www.couturezooblog.com/

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  6. That chair is fantastic!!! Love the "clothes" you chose for her.

    Xx. Patience

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