As it’ll come to shopping for furniture fabrics, you think you know what you’re searching for. However, once out within the marketplace as you slowly begin to sift through the available options, it’ll get a bit overwhelming. The choice is extensive as far as material options, quality, fabric types, textures, colors, and patterns is concerned. Ultimately, fabric choice for reupholstering projects will boil down to the fabric brand you select or dealer you opt to purchase it from.
Month: February 2015
How To Reupholster A Sofa: 5 Things You Need To Know
Earlier this week, I talked about why you should choose furniture reupholstery instead of buying something new (hint: sentimental value). There are many advantages of reupholstering, including using what you already have. This becomes your contribution to the environment and goes a long way. Imagine what would happen to the Earth if everyone throws away their furniture and dumps them in landfills!
Reupholstering a Chair
If the chairs in your dining room have seen better days and are worn, you might be thinking about replacing them. If it’s in your budget and you’re able to locate chairs in a style which fits your décor and you like, that’s great. An option which gets overlooked includes reupholstering the chairs you presently own. It’s a project you’re able to do yourself, is affordable, and may completely alter the appearance of a dining room.
Reupholstery: Bringing Dead Furniture Back To Life
We all love our furniture. Each piece is bought out of hard labor and love, and it took quite a sum of money to invest in the right pieces. We handpick our furniture, choosing different styles and designs to incorporate each item into our characteristic home.
Use Animal Print Ideas to Re-Create a Living Space
If you’re living inside a large condo or studio apartment, you know the challenges of living in and decorating an open, wide space. If you’re living inside a dorm room, you know the challenge of residing in an extremely cramped area with the company of at least one additional person. Those diverse challenges may be met and won with the assistance of a few excellent animal print ideas. Leopard print ideas will abound for the ones whose living spaces could use a little decorative wild twist, whether modern or rustic.
Benefits of Using Microfiber Upholstery Fabric
There are so many kinds of upholstery fabric to choose from. Recently, one of the more popular options when it comes to furniture interior decorating is microfiber upholstery fabric.
This kind of fabric may sound like a scientific breakthrough because of the term “microfiber,” and from what I’ve read about it, it does have quite a lot of good qualities which would make you want to have it on your furniture pieces as well.
Church Pew Upholstery Fabric
Churches are places where a lot of people come and go. I consider it a high-traffic area where upholstery should be of a major concern, since a lot of people visit churches on a daily basis. The seats, while usually made of varnished wood, are accompanied by cushioned pews when people need to kneel. These pews are in need of upholstery fabric which can provide enough support for people and should remain in good shape for a long time.
Church Upholstery Fabric
Churches require maintenance and with that comes having to care for upholstery fabric as well. Although a lot of churches have wooden seats, there is still a need for upholstery fabric in other places. Usually, I notice upholstered pieces such as the pews, confession box, and the seats on the altar for the speakers and the priests. In other churches with more lavish interiors, they sometimes even have cushioned seats. For interior designers or church goers who would like to contribute to the overall look of their place of worship, here are some useful tips.