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Video: recycling an old armchair in the pop spirit

Video: recycling an old armchair in the pop spirit

An old armchair finds a second life in 1 hour. A few meters of fabric of your choice, a little goodwill and create a brand new chair that you will be proud of. Level: easy Completion time (excluding drying time): 1 hour Indicative cost: 19.95 euros Necessary material : - Old armchair - 3 meters of fabric = 10 euros - Spray paint = 9.95 euros Steps : - Unscrew each screw from the seat and the backrest. - Bomb the carcass in white with spray paint. - Leave to dry for two hours. - Spread the fabric on the floor and place the seat cushion on it. - Cut with a 40 cm margin on each side. - Fold down one side and staple, taking care to make a reverse. - Turn the cushion over and stretch the fabric with your hand. - Fold down the opposite side then staple. - Proceed in the same way for the two other sides as well as for the back cushion. - Cover the back of the seat with a pre-cut plywood board. - Also cover it with fabric then point. - Tighten each screw. Decorative tip: if you don't have an old armchair, don't hesitate to go and look for one at Emmaüs.