When I saw my mom recently makeover this Goodwill find, I new I had to share it with all of you! She reupholstered this couch for my sister’s dorm room (see before shot below). The above picture is the after shot. How great is that fabric?? Here’s a little inside view of how she did it.
Before – ugly and outdated:
In order to add buttons to the front she had to remove the back:
Because of the awkward curve of the arms, she decided to make a pattern:
She mostly used her sewing machine but had a couple parts to hand-stitch:
New larger buttons:
Here it is again… Before: