Upcycled Victorian Chairs

January 13th, 2013 in member junk     
ReMadeIt ReMadeIt, member
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Finished Chairs
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Finished Chairs

Finished Chairs


We found these two old chairs in a charity store and decided to give them a new lease of life. The material is a coarse linen hemp and we used the Annie Sloan technique for the distressed wood finish.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Upcycled Victorian Chairs
posted in: member junk, wood, cottage, country, furniture, family room, white, living room, chic, contemporary, textile, european

Comments (11)

FleaMarketTrixie writes: gorgeous chairs, great re-do Posted: 10:16 am on March 18th
junkredeemer writes: What an amazing transformation! And we thought Victorian was only for the "parlor", these would be lovely anywhere! Posted: 9:59 am on February 22nd
ReMadeIt writes: Thanks for all the amazing comments. Posted: 1:32 pm on January 16th
gadgetsponge writes: Very nice transformation! Definitely an instant classic pair. Posted: 12:42 pm on January 15th
suewhitney writes: Beautifully done. Never thought I would like a Victorian chair, but you just proved me wrong!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 8:14 am on January 15th
georgiamoon writes: These turned out beautifully. I think there are a LOT of people out there that would love to have these!
Georgia Posted: 6:58 am on January 15th
JunkArchitect writes: As always, a beautiful transformation! Great choice of fabric and paint.

Jim
Posted: 10:24 am on January 14th
racers7 writes: These chairs look awesome! I love the tufted backs and distressed wood. Posted: 8:14 am on January 13th
PinkPigWestport writes: fantastic job... love these chairs and the fabric choice was perfect. Posted: 11:41 am on January 12th
MakinItHappen writes: Wowee! What an improvement. Love 'em. Posted: 12:29 pm on January 11th
CottageElements writes: You did an amazing job on these chairs! I love your upholstery job with the tufted back and buttons. Absolutely beautiful!

Lani Posted: 8:31 am on January 11th
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