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How to Upholster a Bench

How to Upholster a Bench - roomfortuesday.com This project has been on my to-do list for awhile now. Back in July, I attended a warehouse sale at a local design store I love (Alice Lane Home), and I scored a bunch of great stuff on the cheap. One of the items I came home with was a bench frame. I’m not sure if the deconstructed top was an intentional design element or if it was just missing the top upholstered section, but I knew I wanted to upholster it. The frame has gorgeous lines and was begging for some pretty fabric. I figured while I was reupholstering this piece, I should go ahead and document the process. Hopefully it will be helpful if any of you have similar upholstery projects on your to-do list! Click through to see the before, process, and finished result. Remember the last upholstery project I shared? If you’re interested in learning how to upholster the seat of a chair- check out this post. Otherwise, continue on…
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How to Dye Fabric - The Do's & Don'ts - roomfortuesday.com
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How to Dye Fabric – The Do’s & Don’ts

As I mentioned earlier this week, we spent the weekend working on a basement project which involved drapery panels from IKEA. It’s easy to use inexpensive curtains that fit the budget if you’re going for a minimalistic or neutral…

Enamel Desk Makeover - roomfortuesday.com
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Enamel Desk Makeover

I picked up a cool vintage desk a couple months ago for $20, really liked the shape, and decided I could easily make it look better with a fresh coat of paint. It needed some serious TLC. Here we…

Spice Rack Organization DIY - roomfortuesday.com
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Spice Rack Organization DIY

I realize this post may or may not be all that exciting to some of you, but for my fellow type-A personalities out there… I promised to share the links for my spice rack organization DIY. I’ve received a…

DIY Sugar Scrub - roomfortuesday.com
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DIY Sugar Scrub

My amazing friend Susan, of House of Brinson, challenged myself and a bunch of our mutual blogging friends to post once a month about how we’re changing one little thing to better our health, wellness, sustainability, or the environment.…