Thursday, April 5, 2012

Dining Chairs Revisited

        I've been rather blog negligent this week. Life just happens sometimes, I guess. I did want to pop in to show you the latest evolution of my dining chairs. If you remember about a year ago, I started with these chairs. (there is eight of them and the table actually spreads to be a whole lot larger than is pictured here)

   
       I painted and glazed them, and made slip covers for them.


        And we lived happily ever after...until about a week ago. See, those slip covers turned out to be pretty annoying. They were forever needing to straightened and such. I don't like high maintenance things, the less fussing I have to do to something the better! I happened upon some khaki colored ticking and just loved it!


      I think ticking has a nice old timey feel, and the neutral color and pattern can go with any decorating whims I happen to have.


          I'm pretty happy with it. I sprayed all the seats with scotch guard after I finished covering them. Hopefully that will help keep them clean.


       I think the lack of slip covers makes it look neater and cleaner too. Maybe the table will actually get redone at some point soon! I hope so! Well, enjoy the rest of this pretty Spring day!


Isaiah 49:13 Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted.

5 comments:

  1. Really like the tan and white ticking! Good job! Tiffany

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  2. Oooh, I love those! You're brave to do fabric seats with littles. We've outgrown the number of chairs that go with our table, so I picked up 4 more on Freecycle that I need to redo. Thanks for ideas!

    Janelle
    homemadethisandthat.blogspot.com

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  3. wow! love the updated look! thanks for linking up to make it monday! I'll be sharing on the BRassy Apple FB page and twitter!

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  4. I admire your style. Its finishing is outstanding.

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  5. That is really classy. I like the way you present it. I may say that you are really a clever person.


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