With a little bit of fabric, foam, sewing machine and staple gun, follow this step-by-step tutorial on how to upholster a bar stool for your kitchen.
We’ve had these two plain Jane wooden bar stools that have mostly been taking up space. My husband recently completed our kitchen renovation and the only thing missing was a cute, comfy stool.
While shopping at Hobby Lobby one day, I came across this beautiful paisley blue fabric.
I just knew it would make for a beautiful cushion cover for my soon-to-be transformed kitchen stool. I was quite pleased with the results.
How to Upholster a Bar Stool
This is the first project I’m sharing as a member of the 2019-20 Team. You’ll find the full tutorial, with tons of pictures and even a video from Sailrite that perfectly explains all the steps.
I purchased fabric from sailrite when I made new cushion covers for my friend’s patio furniture. That’s when I first discovered their YouTube channel. They do a great job of explaining how to reupholster just about anything and everything!
More DIY Ideas
If you’re looking for more upholstery or DIY inspiration (besides this tutorial on how to upholster a bar stool), you might like these ideas:
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- How to Sew a Pillow Case
- How to Chalk Paint Furniture
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While you’re visiting Ideas for the Home by Kenarry, be sure to check out these ideas and more:
- How to Refinish Folding Chairs
- 25 DIY Projects You Can Tackle in a Weekend
- 16 DIY Crafts for Home Decor
Til next time…