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how to measure and reupholster kitchen and dining room chairs

How to Measure and Reupholster: Kitchen and Dining Room Chairs

Measurements are simple with chairs that only have fabric on the seat, but some kitchen and dining room chairs have fabric everywhere except the legs, and that can be more difficult. It’s important to make sure you have enough fabric to fully cover your chairs. With the right measurements, recovering the chairs in your kitchen or dining room can be a simple project.

how to measure wingback chairs for reupholstering

How to Measure: Wingback Chairs

Wingback chairs are a favorite reupholstery project piece for many do it yourselfers. They have a classic, yet versatile design, and when they are reupholstered, they can take on a completely different look that can’t be found in a store.

tufted microfiber loveseat

Calculating How Much Fabric Required for Reupholster Project

Most times, our existing furniture or pieces we locate at a yard sale may be just as great as a new piece that has a new cover. A cover bought from a store may appear sloppy or out of place, yet reupholstering a piece may make it appear like new.