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The Beginner's Guide to Upholstery: 10 Achievable DIY Upholstery and Reupholstery Projects for Your Home

Vicky Grubb

Take your love of fabric to the next level and transform your home with this bright and accessible book for upholstery newcomers. The Beginner's Guide to Upholstery takes you gently by the hand and shows you the simple techniques you need to take the leap into DIY upholstery. Far from being a dry, technical, traditional upholstery manual, this beginner-friendly book presents 10 achievable upholstery and re-upholstery projects using modern materials and methods. In jargon-free, plain-English terms, talented upholsterer and workshop teacher Vicky Grubb takes you step-by-step through the process of upholstering desirable pieces of furniture found at antique markets, street sales and thrift stores, which are all upcycled and given a modern twist. Projects range from a simple stool, vintage sewing box, and blanket box to a fluted headboard, Danish dining chair, patchwork

Book Details

  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Publish Date: Jul 31st, 2015
  • Pages: 128
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 10.80in - 8.20in - 0.40in - 1.20lb
  • EAN: 9781446305324
  • Categories: SewingFurniture & CabinetryDecorating

About the Author

Grubb, Vicky: - A hoarder of fabrics and daughter of a seamstress, Vicky Grubb is a qualified upholsterer and works from a beautiful studio in Bournemouth. She has taken commissions from high-profile clients such as Paloma Faith, John Lewis and Poppy England, and featured in magazines such as Homes and Antiques and Red magazine.
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