All posts tagged diy upholstery

Need a Little Luxury Right Now? 5 Easy Ways to Use Velvet at Home

As cooler temps creep in, you might find yourself cranking the thermostat or snuggling up by the fireplace with a cup of cocoa. We crave coziness this time of year, and almost no fabric says cozy quite like velvet. Plus, velvet adds a certain air of sophistication and luxury, which is something we could all use a little bit of right now.

How to Reupholster a Chair Back

Learn how to upholster a chair back.

DIY Easy Ottoman Hack

Want to make your own custom ottoman? It’s shockingly easy with this upholstery hack.

Creating an Outdoor Oasis with Blues and Beiges

Looking for a relaxing vibe in your outdoor living space? Try working with blue and beige fabrics.

How to Get Rid of Stains in Furniture Fabric

In the perfect world, we’d all be so coordinated we’d never have to clean furniture ever. But we live in a world of messes. Messes we should know how to clean properly.

Understanding Upholstery Cleaning Designations

It’s fairly easy to understand how to clean fabrics, since fabrics carry cleaning codes set up by the Joint Industry Fabrics Standards Committee. Read on to learn how to clean different types of fabric.

Combining and Matching Fabrics: Matching Four Fabrics

Want to get a fresh look into a room by adding new upholstery, but like variety? You could choose multiple fabrics using this four-fabric approach.

Covered bar stools

Making Over a Bar Stool

It’s summer, and that means there is probably a garage sale in your neighborhood every single weekend. If you’ve been looking to spruce up your bar area, why not avoid the hefty expense of brand new chairs and fix one up exactly to your own tastes?

custom suede multi color chair

Sewing with Suede: Tips and Tricks

Buttery-soft suede is a popular fall fashion fabric, but it’s also perfect year-round for furniture. Kovi suede comes in colors and patterns that would work in any room, so it’s a great choice for your next weekend sewing project.

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reclaimed wood headboard

Simple and Inexpensive Headboard Hacks

If you’re looking to update your bedroom decor without spending a fortune or months on DIY work, try creating a new headboard. This one small project can instantly change the bedroom aesthetic and create a stylish, relaxing space that is sure to lull you into a dreamy sleep. Check out these simple, unique headboard hacks that won’t break the bank.