Update a set of dining room chairs by re-covering the cushions with a stylish new fabric.
A custom Alice in Wonderland-esque chair holds court in a corner of this dining room. The chair's Kravet wide-wale corduroy fabric matches the yellow flowers in the Walnut wallpaper.
The dining room of HGTV Dream Home 2014 featured comfy dining chairs upholstered with black-and-white fabric.
This sunlit dining room overlooks a colorful courtyard in a Mediterranean beach home. Antique dining chairs were upholstered with leather and nailhead trim to accentuate the rustic vibe of the reclaimed wood dining table.
A bench and chairs serve as seating in this dining room. Whimsical lighting adds visual interest to the space.
Pull the fabric taut to the seat and staple it into place.
Use your new fabric cutout as a template to cut the new batting.
Attach the batting to the seat using a staple gun. Pull the batting taut to the seat as you go.
Remove the seat cushion from the chair frame using a screwdriver.
Now that your seat cover is fully re-covered, reattach to the chair frame using the original hardware.
Trim the excess batting along the outer edge of the staple line.
Pull the fabric snugly around curved corners to eliminate tucks on the top side of the cushion.
Place your foam and seat on top of your new fabric. Using a temporary fabric pen, trace a line three inches out from the seat and cushion. Cut the fabric along the line.
Using the seat as a template, trace for a new piece of foam with a temporary fabric pen. Cut the foam using a utility knife.
Remove the original fabric from the cushion by removing the staples. Remove the old foam from the seat.
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See the beautiful views of Martha's Vineyard from the window of this dining room. Blue chairs with cushions adorn a long wooden dining room table.