Thursday, September 13, 2012

in stitches: lounge recovery

There is no explanation needed here. The work has begun, unpicking the base of the removable cover to use as a pattern. Whilst she is clearly shedding her skin, there is still some life left in her bones. The vintage sheet is just there until i get this job complete.
 
 
Grabbing creative inspiration here.

13 comments:

  1. Ah yes, reminds me of the back of the couch that I'm trying not to look at! I'll look forward to seeing the finished product.

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  2. unpicking is my most un-favourite part of any sewing job!

    thanks for dropping by and leaving your lovely comment :)

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  3. You wonderful thrifty soul! It will look superb no doubt. And you know that it's comfy aready!! Best of luck and hope you're having a gorgeous day :)

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  4. Oh you are brave! Best of luck with it. Can't wait to see your handiwork. :)

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  5. a challenging task but fulfilling nonetheless :) good luck!

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  6. You are such a brave soul. I have been wanting to do the same with ours for a few years now but haven't the motivation to actually start it...maybe seeing yours complete will give me the kick I need :)
    x

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  7. haha @Tammi- it's been going for a while, the motivation to fix it came `when i noticed my children's legs were getting stuck in the exposed piping! :)

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