Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Before and After




Check it out! I found this great little vanity chair and it swivels!

The blue velvet fabric was beyond tired so I decided to brighten it all up with some of my spring chickadee fabric. Instead of ordering it in an upholstery wieght, I ironed interfacing to the back which made it super strong. The metal base was sprayed a pretty leaf green.
This chair has inspired a whole line of repurposed vintage goods in turquoise, orange, lime and green. Many are available at Barrels and Branches right now and some I'm having a hard time parting with.
Now I want to redesign my space over there and promise to share pictures as soon as I'm done.

4 comments:

  1. Love the chair it looks fabulous!!

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  2. Karin! This chair is to die for! Tomorrow is my day off and I'm heading to Barrel's and Branches to check out the rest of your goods. I had so much fun finally meeting you!

    Melissa

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