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S here that might intimidate would be DIYers Despite these imitations this is a wonderfully readable volume that speaks to current style Very highly recommended for any DIY collection Library Journal starred reviewFew things make me happier than watching the people we work with here at D S do make me happier than watching the people we work with here at D S do Amanda Brown fromSprucehas been ourresident upholstery expertfor a while and we were thrilled when she told us she was working on a book That gorgeous bookSpruce A Step by Step Guide to Upholstery and Design officially aunched yesterday and is chock full of beautiful and helpful upholstery instructions illustrated bythan step by step photographs Upholstery has always been daunting to me but Amanda is an
teacher and everything shes in this book will help you master the techniues and skills you need to reupholsteranypiece of furniture to suit your own taste and styleIf you have ever Had An Inkling To Try To Upholster A Thrift Store an inkling to try to upholster a thrift store this awesome book can show you how. F the sofa and cutting out fabric for the cushions Sound dizzyingly complicated Take a breath and follow Brown step by step and youll Take a breath and follow Brown step by step and youll surprised at how talented you may become in the art of upholstery This is a bible a catalog a wish book and an excellent The Shepherds Bush Murders library reference source Brad HooperBrown a professional upholsterer in Austin TX knows how to breatheife into tired old furnishings Her style is hip eclectic and delightful and she injects her personality into the projects showing off her upholstery prowess Brown rounds out the Manual By Offering Interior by offering interior options Accompanying photographs demonstrate techniue and illustrate each step Readers will find information on skills reuiring muchdetail such as the sewing and stripping furniture in the appendixes VERDICT Though the author only covers five projects a sofa an ottoman and three chairs she does so in such great depth that uality wins out over uantity Upholstering is for the brave and there are a ot of specialty tool. .
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Starred Review It stands to reason that a big heavily illustrated book of instructions on how to upholster furniture should be as attractive as the finished projects it presents And that is certainly the case with this gorgeous book which perfectly matches complete precisely written directions with correspondingly crisp helpful photographs Brown is an Austin Texasbased upholstery shop owner whose expertise simply eaps off every page Her guiding philosophy is that upholstered furniture is the root of an interior and to end she addresses nonprofessionals who are earning to upholster their own furniture taking Them Through Six Projects through six projects be categorized as advanced but for which all necessary #Skills Are Taught Along The Way These Projects Include A #are taught along the way These projects include a of slipper chairs an ottoman and a sofa Specific activities reuired for completing the projects include padding and constructing boxed arms attaching webbing and burlap to the arms attaching the dust cover to the bottom