Jungle style wooden chair

Level of difficulty: 4/4
Time required: 5 hours
Drying time: 24h (frame), 72h (seat)

MATERIAL

  • decoCrème matt sunflower(ref. 089005)
  • Setacolor suede effect anthracite (ref.295320)
  • Setacolor 3D metal yellow gold (ref.557035)
  • Fade out marker (ref.DPA8053)
  • 1 vintage wooden chair 
  • Cutter
  • Electric sander or abrasive paper 
  • Wall stapler
  • Jigsaw
  • 2 brackets and 4 bolts
  • Black marker
  • Brush
  • Xylophene
  • White undercoat paint 
  • Plywood board (10mm)
  • Foam square
  • Fabric 
  • Acetate
Final
1

Frame: Step 1 – Take out the seat, sand it and treat and clean the chair frame. Apply the undercoat with a brush and leave to dry for 4 hours.

2

Frame: Step 2 –  Then paint with decoCrème sunflower and leave to dry for 24 hours

3

Seat: Step 1 – Cut out a card template of the same size as the seat. Use a marker to outline the template on a piece of plywood and then cut out with a jigsaw.  

4

Seat: Step 2 – Place the fabric flat, cover with the foam and ply and staple the edges of the fabric making sure to pull them tight. Step 3 – For the folder staple the rectangle of cotton wool then cover it with cloth. Then cover the back of the fabric chair so that the cain plating cannot be seen. 

5

Seat: Step 4 – Arrange the guides and nail the contour of the back by making a hem for the fabric.

6

Seat: Step 5 – Using the fade out marker trace the outline of the shape. Paint the interior of the shpe with Setacolor suede effect, leave to dry for 1 hour. Step 6 : Fix the design by ironing on the reverse for 5 minutes.