Upholstery is one skill I have yet to master, or even attempt on anything more difficult than a dining chair, so I'm always seriously impressed to see beginners tackling it beautifully on their own. Surfing through the LivingEtc forums, I found this vintage velvet chair in seriously dilapidated form. One reader took up upholstery as a new hobby and made it over into an eye-catching, crave worthy, modern accent chair. Want to see the chair in its finished form? Then continue reading!
Can you say gorgeous? Not only does the upholstery look absolutely professional, but I love the choice of gray piping and painted chair legs! Plus, that dandelion fabric is to die for! Quite inspiring, don't you agree?