With cushion covers in need of TLC.
When we last saw this project, I'd sanded the wooden frame, painted it matte white, covered it in a waterproof sealant and created new lime green cushion covers.
Now, I haven't done crap on this refinish in weeks. (Practically months.) But I finally pulled out the sewing machine, fabric and even made a trip to the craft store for pillow cushions. And after making pillow cases and doing a bunch of hidden slip stitches, I'm happy to report I now have a bunch of pillows to complete the loveseat's look.
- Two large pillows (made from the previous loveseat's back cushions and some batting)
- One long pillow made of patterned and turquoise fabric, which almost spans the length of the seat
- Four 18-inch pillows (two turquoise, two patterned)
- Two 14-inch lime green pillows
I'm already getting great use out of it. Aside from my bed, this has become my favorite place to sit and write. (I'm actually on it right now as I'm writing this blog post.)
In addition to wanting to get more use out of this chair than I'd originally planned, I also realized it'd be selfish of me to keep this loveseat all to myself. Both Jane and Bingley have fallen in love with it. Take a look at Bingley making himself comfortable on it:
How can I even think about depriving Bing of a place he's come to love?
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