You thought the DIY: Ten Minute Grommet Workshop was easy, this makes that look like Rocket Science. Oftentimes you’ll come across something that needs a snap added or replaced. Snaps are…well, a snap. A snap tool and components are available at fabric stores and they are work fine.
The only trick here is to remember which parts go where. For simplicity sake, I will call the top of the snap Top A and its connecting piece Top B. Continue Reading
If this modern chrome upholstered combo was mine, I know just where I’d put it. Well, it isn’t. I did do a makeover on it for a friend and a mid century aficionado. She used to own the most unbelieveable little store called ModPod. Now she makes handmade, modern, clay pet urns for the cremains of beloved pets.
This makeover has a few components which I’ll cover in three parts. First will be the snap tutorial for the back pillows hanging on the frame, next will be sewing the pillows, tabs, and cording for the back pillows and last will be the boxed, no cord seat cushions with topstitching around the seams. Continue Reading