Bring your furniture back looking better than ever! Join upholstery professional Cynthia Bleskachek and learn how to reupholster a chair seat. During class, youll build a solid repertoire of techniques you can take into your future furniture-covering endeavors, practicing on a slip-seat and side chair along the way. Discover which types of fabric best fit your needs, the proper tools for the job and how to tear back old fabric for a fresh start. Cynthia will help you conquer corners and curves to get even coverage, and show you how to make precise relief cuts for smooth, pucker-free upholstery. Plus, youll install tack strips for clean edges, and learn to add designer details like buttons and nailhead trim!
Meet upholstery instructor Cynthia Bleskachek and preview the essential skills you'll learn in class. Then, start reupholstering a slip seat! Discover which types of fabric work best for upholstery. Learn the proper technique for removing staples from furniture. Plus, get step-by-step instruction on measuring and cutting your new fabric.