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Old 03-14-2015, 04:33 PM   #1
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Redoing our dinette upholstery

One thing we have been itching to get rid of in our Airstream is the upholstery in the dinette. This is my first attempt at upholstery and I am pretty happy with the results.

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Old 03-14-2015, 05:40 PM   #2
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Looks very nice!

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Old 03-14-2015, 06:18 PM   #3
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Old 03-14-2015, 07:10 PM   #4
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Nicely done, That looks so much better then the old stuff! You should be proud!
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Old 03-14-2015, 07:24 PM   #5
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Very nice!
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Nice job and choice!
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Old 03-15-2015, 12:45 PM   #7
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Very nice job. Did you change the foam and if so, what did you use?
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Old 03-15-2015, 01:09 PM   #8
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Very nice job. Did you change the foam and if so, what did you use?
Yes, new foam. I used the high density foam from Joann's. It is much nicer, we don't feel the plywood underneath when we sit down now.

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That is a wonderful improvement! Good job!
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Very nice. We redid ours on our FC 20'.....couldn't believe how many staples were in the seats in the factory covers ! Filled a large bucket ?
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very nice. I'm working on mine right now.
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Old 03-16-2015, 08:03 AM   #12
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Thanks for the comments everyone! We are very pleased with the results. I started a new thread looking for ideas how to remove the bench top padding and the fabric on the back of one bench.

Here's the end result with all the cushions done.



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Did you only use foam or did you use some of the white spongy padding stuff too?
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Did you only use foam or did you use some of the white spongy padding stuff too?
Foam plus batting.

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