Painted Wood Banker’s Chair

Slate bankers chair before 1 WD

You know you’ve really achieved elite junker status when even friends of friends start passing their castoffs on to you. That’s exactly how Reeves from The Weathered Door ended up with a free solid wood banker’s chair.

Slate bankers chair before 1 WD

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Wood Chair with Padded Seat

chair makeover before

Amidst a big project, Faye from MacGIRLver needed a little “instant gratification” and decided to spruce up a chair she originally had no intention of keeping. Plain. Brown. Nothing to get too excited about.

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Reupholstered Wingback Chair

free craigslist wingback chair

Mary Anne from Purposedly Reinvented chose this beauty for her very first reupholstering project. She found it for FREE off Craigslist and instantly saw the potential in its tiny little ad photo. Her husband, on the other hand, was of course shaking his head and questioning how anything beautiful could ever come of the eyesore.

free craigslist wingback chair

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Reupholstered Desk Chair

reupholstered chair before

Jenna of SAS Interiors had been wanting to try her hand at reupholstering for awhile but was held back by her own uncertainty of whether or not she could actually take on the task. After gaining the confidence she needed, Jenna dove in and found her guinea pig at a thrift store.

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Chair with Woven Seat

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Hillary at The Friendly Home toted this chewed up chair home from the curb at the request of her daughter. The Nate-loving, on-the-rise roadkill rescuer spotted it on her way to school and begged Hillary to snag it on the way home.

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Coffee Sack Chair

thrift store chair before

Catherine from Paisley & Polka Dot Threads found this captains chair at her local op shop. Someone had apparently stabbed the seat and arm rests with a pair of scissors, as indicated by the many gouge marks. Lucky for the chair, it escaped the abuse and ended up in Catherine’s loving care. With a coat {…Read More…}

Chair with Fabric Seat

chair with damaged seat and legs

Amy from A Nest for All Seasons found this chair on the curb and was excited about its potential until she saw that the bottoms of the legs were completely trashed. Since this seems to happen to Amy all the time, she decided to find a solution to those beat-up bottoms. Amy concealed the damage {…Read More…}

Black Chair with Decoupage

roadside chair

Julie at Knot All That I Seam had been on the lookout for a chair for her desk when she saw this bad boy sitting curbside. While it may not have been the chair of her dreams, Julie saw its potential. After painting the chair, Julie used an old pillow cover that was trash bound {…Read More…}