Annie Sloan Chalk Paint · Retro

Now for something completely different – Retro Style Chairs

Retro G Plan Fresco Dining Chairs 1970’s.

My current project is a very different in style not shabby chic but Retro. I first saw, and fell in love with, the fabric on a visit to  Bell House Fabrics  in Cranbrook, Kent; a wonderful shop with a huge range of beautiful, high quality, fabrics and helpful staff.  These 1970’s chairs had been abandoned in the back of a garage, and were in a very sorry state but seemed to fit nicely with the fabric to create a beautiful retro feel.

The before shots..

 

Seat remove and stripped of old fabric and padding…

Fresh sponge…

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Fresh Foam

Fresh wadding….

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Fresh Wadding

Beautiful Clarke and Clarke fabric from Bell House Fabrics in Cranbrook, Kent.

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Clarke and Clarke fabric
re upholster, retro chairs
Fresh new backing

 

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Annie Sloan Emperor’s Silk & Duck Egg Blue

Annie Sloan’s Emperor’s Silk Emperor's Silk and duck egg blueAnnie Sloan’s Duck Egg Blue, bought from Dotty Diva Design in Tenterden, Kent

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