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Feb 02, 2015

What dimension should I cut foam?

I have read to cut foam to exact measurements and fabric to exact measurements + 1 for seam allowance. Others have said cut foam 1 larger and fabric 1

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Jun 19, 2014

Reupholstering Old Dining Room Chairs

Hi I have an old(1940's) mahogany dining room set. The seats are upholstered and I have redone them 3 or 4 times in the 40+ years that I've had it.

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Jun 14, 2014

Does Original Coil Springs keep/add value to a Love Sofa?

I've got a love sofa my mom purchased in the 1980's and it looks like a piece from the 1800's but she knows she purchased it from Sears for $500. It's

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Feb 10, 2014

Can Modern Staplers Still do the Job?

This should be the easiest thing I've ever done. Instead, it's become the most difficult. I purchased fabric to recover my dining room chairs, and I cut

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Feb 06, 2014

Fabric has Wrinkles on the Front of each Cushtion

My husband an I just purchased a new sectional, we love the design and have only had it 3 days. The furniture arrived Saturday and when the cushions

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