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 Complete Step-by-Step Upholstery

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Fifteen easy-to-follow, step-by-step upholstery projects. by David Sowle, Ruth Dye - Hardcover - Published 2005 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Simply Upholstery

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by Sunset Books - Paperback - Published 1998 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Singer Upholstery Basics Plus

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Complete step-by-step photo guide for all basic upholstery techniques including chairs, headboard and more. by Steve Cone - Published 2007 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Upholstery Basics

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Complete step-by-step full color photo guide to upholstery. by Singer - Paperback - Published 1997 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Upholstery: A Beginners' Guide

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A practical guide for beginner's to restore and update a piece of upholstery. by David James - Paperback - Published 2004 Affiliate Link to Amazon

An Upholstery Primer

Terms and detailed information on the terms.

Bench Cushion

How to sew a custom bench cushion with piping. Pretty Handy Girl

Bolster Cushion

How to make a round bolster cushion.

Boxed and Welted cushion

Learn how to sew a boxed and welted cushion.

Bull Nosed Cushion

How to make a bull nosed cushion.

Chair Seat

Fixing an old chair by replacing the cushion and the cover is a straightforward job. Learn how! Guardian

Chair Seat Reupholstery

How to reupholster a chair seat.

Chair Seat Reupholstery Tutorial

How to reupholstering a chair seat.

Coil Spring Tying

Comprehensive upholstery instructions for tying coil springs.


How to make cushions for wicker chair furniture.

Dining Chair Upholster

How to upholster a dining chair seat. wikiHow

Drop-In Seat

How to upholster a drop-in seat. The Painted Hive

How to Hand Sew

Hand sewing is simple technique used by upholsters.

Measuring Instructions

Measuring upholstery material and estimating yardage. Denver Fabrics

Ottoman Upholstery Instructions

How to upholster an ottoman.

Outdoor Cushions

Sew your own outdoor cushion with this tutorial. Ana White

Seat - Drop-in Seat

How to upholster a drop-in seat. Build Easy

Simple Upholstery Methods PDF

A free bulletin by Margaret Huston Tuller on how to upholster. From tools needed to steps in upholstering to reconditioning upholstered furniture. Montana State University

Slip Cover

How to make a slip cover for a chair. Save on Crafts

Slip Seat

Slip seat are most often found on dining room chairs. Learn how to upholster a slip seat. Fabric Workshop

Spring Tying

This page shows how to tie upholstery spring in a variety of ways. Very useful. Carr's Corner

Terms - Upholstery Terminology

Upholstery terms and definitions. Old and Sold

Upholster a chair

Step-by-step instructions

Upholstery Springs

How to tie upholstery springs without a manual. Natural Upholstery

Upholstery Tacking Strips

Three types of tacking strips and how to use them. Sailrite

Window Seat Cushion

Learn how to sew a window seat cushion with piping. Mom Projects

Yardage Calculator - Upholstery

Use these yardage chart to determine the amount of fabric needed to upholster an item. Online Fabric Store

Yardage Chart

A quick graphic chart of the amount of fabric needed for different furniture styles. Courtesy C.S. Osborne & Co.

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