Rescued Chair Gets Restoration Restyle

upholstered-chair

Erin and Emily blog at Elizabeth Joan Designs. The last time the sisters were together, Erin mentioned that she needed a chair for her new desk. As luck would have it, Emily had recently rescued the perfect chair from the roadside, and was happy to pass it along to her sister. As you can see, the chair was in decent condition, but the upholstery was not

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Old Ottoman Gets Refabbed

ugly-ottoman

Sara from Thrifty Treasures found this sad, ugly, old ottoman.  But she has a good imagination, so knowing this ottoman had a solid, sturdy frame, she could see the possibilities.

ugly-ottoman

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Dropcloth Holiday Swag

Reposhture dropcloth before

Over at her blog, Reposhture, Kim tell us, “I have recently refurbished a chair I found on the trash and had some left-over dropcloth material laying around. I wanted to make a new wreath for my front entrance but I don’t make traditional wreaths too much.”

Reposhture dropcloth before

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Dropcloth Coasters

Frugal Ain't Cheap canvas dropcloth before

At Frugal Ain’t Cheap, Daniela says she has a lot of canvas dropcloth sitting around in her house.  Dropcloth is great for protecting surfaces while you’re painting, but there’s no need to throw it out when the paint project is complete.  Daniela used some of her dropcloth to make these coasters.

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