REUPHOLSTERING FURNITURE just got a little less scary with these upholstery yardage cheat sheets I found at All Things Thrifty. Once you know how much fabric yardage is needed for each piece of furniture, the project seems less daunting.
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Upholstery Techniques:The tack strips are then flipped over to pull the back panel taut and make clean, straight edges. The tacks are hammered into the frame with a hammer that has a piece of batting secured around the head.