Thursday, September 29, 2011

My Talented Friend

My talented friend Christina is about to expand her office space. She designs invitations and does event planning. Christina opened a studio down the street from me about a year ago, and now has the opportunity to expand that space and with that comes more furniture and decor - yay!

Take a look at this before of a chair she plans to use in her new office space...


Not bad, right? Great frame, the caning is in great shape, and overall a really nice chair. It just needed a little update to that seat.

Christina worked a little magic...


Ta-da...


Isn't it great? And I'm so glad she didn't paint the chair because it's a nice stain, especially with the new fabric (I think that's Waverly but not positive).

A perfect chair for her new office!

Have you done any quick updates around your home or office recently? 

I'm working on a quick update to my daughter's room and hope to show you that soon. I've also found my jumping off point for the loft project - just hope my client is on board with it.

9 comments:

  1. That caned chair is very similar to the furniture that I'm using in my latest project. I painted mine years ago- this is sort of making me regret that. I always love zebra stripes!

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  2. Love the reinvention of that chair! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. I do love a cane chair! Very nice!

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  4. I like cane chairs too, and agree that not everything needs to be painted. The wood and cane looks great with the fabric.

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  5. The chair turned out nicely. Will you be helping her with the office design?

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