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Do It Yourself Upholstery Instructions Ebook

Do It Yourself Upholstery Instructions
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Title: Do It Yourself Upholstery Instructions

You'll be show exactly how to do your own DIY upholstery with this step-by-step guide. It shows you how to strip your piece of furniture down and completely reupholster it back to perfection. It shows you upholstery techniques so you'll be able to do all the re-upholstery yourself.

Inside you'll discover:

  • The art of springing-up correctly is exposed. And you're taken by the hand and shown step-by-step how to master springing-up yourself.
  • How to re-button ANY chair or settee...once the mysterious art of buttoning and pleated buttoning is made easy (and simple) for you.
  • 2 different styles and shapes of chaise lounge and a step-by-step ebook on how to upholster them both.
  • The 3 different styles of spring seated chairs and how you should replace the webbing in all three of them. You'll also discover the key to getting the exact degree of elasticity in your webbing. (Hint; This secret separates the professional from the amateur upholsterer.)
  • Need to protect your antique furniture? Then here's step-by-step instructions on how to measure your chairs and make your own slip covers which fit them exactly.
  • How to know how many yards of material you'll need for a particular job and how long the task will take you. Now you'll know exactly how much material you'll need for any upholstery job.
  • And many more upholstery insider secrets, tips and techniques you won't find anywhere else.
  • Pillow edge upholstering explained. And how you can get the best results when you need to use this technique.
  • The mysterious technique of Tufting revealed. And how to tuft different types of chairs.
  • The 'sneaky' insider secrets behind stuffing pillows and cushions. And the only way you should fill them if you want to end up with perfectly shaped (and plump) instead of round cushions and pillows.
  • The exact process of stitching edges on hard edged furniture. And when and where you need to use a blind stitch.
  • One type of chair found in a specific room which you need to upholster differently. And NO it's not your dining or sitting room.
  • Cording, Gimping and Banding explained in detail and how you can master them...within minutes.
  • How to over-stuff pad upholstering, barrel and shell-backed chairs to a craftsman's levels of skill.
  • The astonishing insider secrets behind re-upholstering simple pad back chairs and double stuffing shaped settees. These are beyond most novices but these instructions make this task easy for you.
  • Repairing and polishing. Including the sneaky secret of joining new wood to old wood so it looks original.
  • How to do tailored piping and buttoning.
  • How to blind stitch pad seats so it looks as if a seamstress did the job...even if you've never sown before.
  • How to upholster leather settees and chairs.
  • The ONE most important thing you must consider BEFORE starting your diy upholstery. Ignoring this...could...haunt you for years. Hint: It's not the material or cost.
  • Revealed...The simple techniques behind Simple and Pleated buttoning so you become good... quickly.
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Reviewed by Paul Wade on
My Rate 5
Great information!!! I am a DIY upholsterer myself. Have done two antique sofas fairly well but had to figure it all out on my own and what I could find on the web. This will help tremendously. Thanks again.

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