Modern DIY Upholstery

QR codes will take you to time-lapse videos of the construction of each project – the only book to attempt such a feat!

Author: Vicky Grubb

Publisher: David and Charles

ISBN: 1446372804

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Modern DIY Upholstery shows the hobby sewer or complete newcomer how to make the leap into home upholstery taking you gently by the hand, demonstrating the simple techniques you need to bring your love of fabric to upholstered items for the home. Not a dry, highly technical professional upholstery manual, this bright and accessible book presents 10 simple projects using modern methods that are quick and easy to achieve. You will be taken step-by-step through the process of upholstery of desirable pieces of furniture – using items found at antique markets, street sales and thrift stores that are designed up and given a modern twist. You will then learn all about fabric choice and other materials, discover the essential techniques and then embark on the projects which include a simple stool, a vintage sewing box, a blanket box or ottoman, a fluted headboard, a Danish dining chair, a bedroom/nursing chair, a patchwork armchair and a mid-century design two-seater sofa, all guided by the author's expert instruction. QR codes will take you to time-lapse videos of the construction of each project – the only book to attempt such a feat!

DIY Upholstery Projects

Modern DIY Upholstery shows the hobby sewer or complete newcomer how to make the leap into home upholstery taking you gently by the hand, demonstrating the simple techniques you need to bring your love of fabric to upholstered items for the ...

Author: Joyel Brown

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Modern DIY Upholstery shows the hobby sewer or complete newcomer how to make the leap into home upholstery taking you gently by the hand, demonstrating the simple techniques you need to bring your love of fabric to upholstered items for the home. Put down the needle and thread; back away from your sewing machine. DIY upholstery, a simple technique that will have you re-covering chairs, benches, headboards, and even box springs with your own two hands, requires only one tool, and it's a staple gun. The method is not unlike wrapping a present, and the results are more professional-looking than you can imagine.

Do It Yourself DIY Ideas Better Homes and Gardens

GUESTS. Warm earth tones, organic shapes, and nature-inspired accessories
pair with modern DIY furniture to create a cozy retreat. ... With clean, straight lines
and sleek upholstery, this modern daybed is a worthy focal point. The platform ...

Author: Better Homes and Gardens

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544186222

Category: House & Home

Page: 264

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Projects and tips for every room For more than 75 years Better Homes and Gardens has been one of America's most trusted sources for information on home decorating. Do It Yourself, a popular BHG special interest publication, puts a youthful, crafty spin on DIY decor. With refreshing ideas, clear directions, and beautiful photographs, this book will inspire DIY enthusiasts of all skill levels to spruce up their spaces—in a weekend or less. The 200+ fun, approachable home improvement projects in this book give readers achievable, stylish, and affordable ways to transform their living spaces. Projects run the gamut from quick and easy ideas that can be completed in an hour or two to more involved and time-consuming improvements, but all can be accomplished in a weekend or less. Projects cover every room of the home: kitchens, bathrooms, dining rooms, living rooms, bedrooms, home offices, hobby rooms, and storage spaces, as well as outdoor living areas Includes both "hard" projects, such as tiling a backsplash, and "soft" projects, like embellishing a pillow or making over a piece of furniture Chapters focus on walls and floors, lighting, window treatments, decorative accents, storage, furniture, and more Concise step-by-step instructions are accompanied by full-color photos and/or illustrations For DIYers who aren't afraid to roll up their sleeves and try something new, DIY Ideas provides all the inspiration and instruction needed to create the home of their dreams.

Spruce A Step by Step Guide to Upholstery and Design

This comprehensive guide features more than 900 photographs and includes five projects designed to teach you all you need to know to reupholster any piece of furniture.

Author: Amanda Brown

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612121373

Category: House & Home

Page: 400

View: 351

Discover the joys of upholstery and bring new life to your worn-out furniture. With a few basic tools, an eye for color, and some ingenuity, you can customize your home with fabrics and textures that reflect your unique personality. This comprehensive guide features more than 900 photographs and includes five projects designed to teach you all you need to know to reupholster any piece of furniture. You’ll soon be confidently stripping down old sofas, stuffing sagging ottomans, and revamping chairs with your own distinctive style.

The Beginner s Guide to Upholstery

Then this is the book for you! It will take you by the hand and guide you through the techniques you need to give an unloved piece of furniture a new lease of life.

Author: Vicky Grubb

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers

ISBN: 9781446305324

Category: Upholstered furniture

Page: 128

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Have you always wanted to upcycle a chair, revamp a stool or make your own headboard but had no idea where to start or thought it was way too difficult? Then this is the book for you as it will take you by the hand and guide you through the techniques you need to give an unloved piece of furniture a new lease of life. Perfect for the absolute beginner and nervous starter are ten projects; a laundry bin, Danish-style dining chair, vintage sewing box, buttoned footstool, blanket box, Ercol sofa, round bedroom chair, patchwork nursery chair, mid-century sofa and fluted headboard. Each will introduce you to all you need to know about modern upholstery, from choosing the right vintage or new fabric, to achieving a professional result. A special feature is a time-lapse video for every project accessed by scanning the QR code or keying a code into your browser.

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Upholstery Techniques Illustrated

TYPES OF FIBERS Fibers used in upholstery cover fabrics are classified as
either natural or synthetic . ... Of the various natural animal fibers , only two can
be used in upholstery : silk ( seldom to be found in modern commercial
upholstery ...

Author: W. Lloyd Gheen

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780070236233

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 365

View: 226

A practical guide to upholstery covers tools, furniture structure, styles, fabric selection, cushions, and finishing techniques

Where to Get the Look

Re - upholstery and furniture repairs along with re - caning and rerushing . ... Also
a wide selection of haberdashery , and materials for DIY re - upholstery , together
with curtain accessories , poles , tassels ... Contemporary or traditional styles .

Author: Barbara Chandler

Publisher: Free Press

ISBN: 9780671033361

Category: House furnishings

Page: 240

View: 135

This meticulously researched guide has already done all the hard work for anyone shopping for a home. There are thirty chapters which are full of information about shops ranging from one stop furnishing stores, department stores, DIY stores and general furnishing multiples to specialist shops dealing in a hugh range of goods including; antiques, bedrooms, tiles, floors, heating, doors, security, windows, ethnic wares and British crafts. Find about markets, auctions, and where to scoop up the best bargains too. This book will tell how to go about getting anything and everything you could possibly want for the home. Each entry provides an address and telephone number as well as details about websites, opening times, and the nearest bus/tube. There's a handy alphabetical listing of all shops and services mentioned along with a unique "Where to find" index which tells you how to find most of the most commonly requested items ranging from fur fabrics, muslin, and loose covers to tassles, chandeliers and fake suede. This invaluable source book takes the hassle out of shopping for the home, allowing the shopper more time to be creative and enjoy what can be a very enjoyable and rewarding adventure. Evening Standard books receive excellent publicity in London through the Evening Standard newspaper. Because they are written by Evening Standard journalists, they benefit from the wide exposure and high profile of their author's columns. Evening Standard books are also frequently reviewed and advertised beside these columns and other appropriate features in the newspaper.


Modern Plastics

C. Joseph Mishler appointed Koroseal upholstery sales representative for B. F.
Goodrich in the High Point , N. C. , area . John A. Hall now Chicago packaging
films representative for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s Films and Flooring Diy .

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The "Catalog ... directory", forming the October number from 1936 to 1939 was replaced by "Modern plastics catalog" (separately issued) 1941-

Modern Sanitation and Building Maintenance

... products division of Artloom CarPhiladel . phia , manufacturers G. S. of Duo -
Dellay rug Clausen and upholstery shampoo . ... T. A. Rohlfsen has been
appointed Manager of the South Pacific Coast Diy . of Oa kite Products , Inc. Mr.
Rohlfsen ...

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Modern Plastics Encyclopedia Issue

Vinyl - coated upholstery Canadian General Tower fabrics Ltd. Vinyl - to - metal
laminates , Tuff - Clad , Inc. plastics coatings ... Beltran Associates , Inc.
generators Lightweight supported Textileather Diy . , Genvinyl fabric eral Tire &
Rubber Co.

Author: Gordon Mabey Kline

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Category: Plastics

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Patching Up Your Furniture Simple Fixes for Common Upholstery Problems

This antique text contains a detailed guide to patching holes in upholstered furniture.

Author: Albert Brace Pattou

Publisher: Grove Press

ISBN: 9781447443810

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 90

View: 525

This antique text contains a detailed guide to patching holes in upholstered furniture. A book full of handy little tips and step-by-step instructions that can be understood and followed by anyone, this text is perfect for those with an interest in fixing their own furniture and makes for a great addition to collections of DIY literature. The chapters of this book include: 'The Art of Patching', 'The Patch Work Kit', 'Removing Packing Marks', 'Patching Scratches', 'Indentations and Rubbed Through Places', 'How to Remove Water Marks on Finish', 'Repairing Enamel and Pigment Lacquer', and 'Patching Special Finishes'. We have chosen this text for modern republication due to its instructional value, and we are proud to republish it now complete with a new introduction on making and repairing furniture.

Asian Sources Gifts Home Products

The trend for DIY workstation systems has pushed makers Environment -
consciousness sweeps mainland industry percent . ... Besides diversifying
materials , makers recyclable wrapper . are also putting a modern twist to
Shenzhen Dahaoxingli Furniture Ind ... Ltd. More and more companies release
chairs with mesh fabric upholstery , replacing the conventional leather and
polyester and acrylic fabrics .

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Modern Plastics Encyclopedia

Vinyl upholstery Masland Duraleather Co. , The Supported vinyl fabric
Textileather Div . , General Tire & Rubber Co. Polyethylene thin - wall ... Vinyl
plastisol com- Elastomer Chemical pounds Corp. , Diy Bakelite Co. Elastic fabric
supported ...

Author: Gordon Mabey Kline

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Category: Plastics

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Wilson Library Bulletin

Two New Titles on Furniture Making Klenke KLENKE ' S FURNITURE W . W .
Klenke BOOK DIY WILLIAN W . KLINK No finer presentation of ... Also , a section
on use of popular small machines ; a very good section on appeal upholstery ,
and a coverage of wood fin - to all ishing . ages . ... and Duncan Phyfe — as well
BICYCLE as numerous plans for pieces S . Kraynick based on modern
adaptations .

Author: Stanley Kunitz

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Category: Best books

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Dolls House Accessories Fixtures and Fittings

Test pots of emulsion are available in DIY stores . ... effect is simulated on
modern reproductions . ... air fern makes an attractive miniature display , but keep
the foliage off fabrics ; the green isn't colourfast and can stain fabric and
upholstery .

Author: Andrea Barham

Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited

ISBN: 9781861081032

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 150

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“Dollhouse furnishings ranging from architectural features...to metal working for miniature furniture and kitchen accessories to art objects....All 32 projects outline the creation of professional quality furniture and accessories with the use of basic skills.”—Doll Castle News. “Decorate your dollhouse in a unique style without spending a lot of money.”—Doll World.

Handmade Modern

Handmade Modern promises to revolutionise the way the reader looks at his or her own home and capacity to beautify a space. Chic, accessible, and fun, this is the achievable new look of modern home design.

Author: Todd Oldham

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060591250

Category: House & Home

Page: 224

View: 733

Seventy–two step–by–step projects for modern do–it–yourself home and office design, by world–renowned designer Todd Oldham. Love the look of mid–century, modern, retro design, but don't feel like dropping two weeks' pay on an Eames chair? Todd Oldham shares his passion for mid–century modern homes with over 72 do–it–yourself projects for anyone who loves crafts and longs to add character to every corner of their home. Each project is charted through step–by–step photos and instructions until the fabulously mod end. Other projects include home–computer face–lifts, Xerox wallpaper, aluminium lighting fixtures, and cosy shoe–storage systems. In additional to Todd's brilliantly engineered projects, the book comes complete with a tutorial on modern home design in the form of sidebars and short essays throughout –everything from that now–famous Eames chair to the case–study houses of the 1950s. Handmade Modern promises to revolutionise the way the reader looks at his or her own home and capacity to beautify a space. Chic, accessible, and fun, this is the achievable new look of modern home design.