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Old 09-25-2006, 01:13 PM   #1
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New upholstery - how to

Building a "L" shape dinette, what is the best way to upholster it.

Not looking to have just regular cushions I want more of a living room sofa look.

Or should I just take it to an upholstery shop?

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Old 09-25-2006, 04:51 PM   #2
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Try looking in Borders, Hastings or some like book store or your local library for books on upholstery or funiture construction. It can be done if you have the time and skill. From experiance it will cost about 1/4 to 1/2 of what you would pay to have it done.
Another thought, try to see if there is a trade school locally who would take on such a project for a class project. Good Luck
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