The Resource Spruce : a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design, Amanda Brown ; photography by Ryann Ford

Spruce : a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design, Amanda Brown ; photography by Ryann Ford

Label
Spruce : a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design
Title
Spruce
Title remainder
a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Brown ; photography by Ryann Ford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the only book you'll need to learn the craft and art of upholstery from start to finish. With clear instructions illustrated by more than 900 step-by-step photographs, the five projects included here are designed to teach all of the techniques and skills you need to reupholster any piece of furniture to suit your own taste and style
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Amanda
Dewey number
747/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT198
LC item number
.B73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Upholstery
Label
Spruce : a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design, Amanda Brown ; photography by Ryann Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mix 'n' match upholstery -- Getting inspired and designing the space -- Project 1. An American in Paris : upholstering a Louis chair. Design plan and yardage estimate ; Tying coil springs for a tight seat ; Padding and upholstering a tight seat ; Upholstering arm pads, a picture back, and finishing the chair -- Project 2. A new pair of slippers. Determining yardage for a small pattern ; Prepping sinuous springs and padding a tight, boxed seat ; Sewing and attaching fabric to a boxed seat ; Upholstering a channel back ; Finishing the frame of the slipper chair ; Making and attaching the skirt and back scroll panels -- Project 3. Spread your wings. Calculating yardage for a large pattern ; Spring tying for a loose seat ; Padding a T-shaped deck ; Sewing and attaching the deck fabric ; Upholstering the inside arms and wings ; Upholstering the inside back ; Finishing the outside of the wingback and applying nailhead trim ; Constructing a T-cushion -- Project 4. Three-seater tune-up. Determining yardage for railroaded fabric ; Spring tying with an edge wire ; Padding a straight deck ; Sewing and attaching the deck fabric and tack band ; Padding and constructing boxed arms ; Upholstering an inside back with back cushions ; Attaching the outside back and completing the sofa frame ; Fitting and sewing boxed cushions -- Project 5. Ottoman Empire. Material requirements for diamond tufting and leather upholstery 101 ; Diamond tufting the cocktail ottoman -- Project 6. Topping it off. Sewing knife-edge pillows, bolsters, and boxed pillows -- Appendix. Setting up shop ; Stripping furniture ; Sewing tips and tricks; glossary
Control code
ocn844774267
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781612121376
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013012590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 1138961
  • (Sirsi) o844774267
  • (OCoLC)844774267
Label
Spruce : a step-by-step guide to upholstery and design, Amanda Brown ; photography by Ryann Ford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mix 'n' match upholstery -- Getting inspired and designing the space -- Project 1. An American in Paris : upholstering a Louis chair. Design plan and yardage estimate ; Tying coil springs for a tight seat ; Padding and upholstering a tight seat ; Upholstering arm pads, a picture back, and finishing the chair -- Project 2. A new pair of slippers. Determining yardage for a small pattern ; Prepping sinuous springs and padding a tight, boxed seat ; Sewing and attaching fabric to a boxed seat ; Upholstering a channel back ; Finishing the frame of the slipper chair ; Making and attaching the skirt and back scroll panels -- Project 3. Spread your wings. Calculating yardage for a large pattern ; Spring tying for a loose seat ; Padding a T-shaped deck ; Sewing and attaching the deck fabric ; Upholstering the inside arms and wings ; Upholstering the inside back ; Finishing the outside of the wingback and applying nailhead trim ; Constructing a T-cushion -- Project 4. Three-seater tune-up. Determining yardage for railroaded fabric ; Spring tying with an edge wire ; Padding a straight deck ; Sewing and attaching the deck fabric and tack band ; Padding and constructing boxed arms ; Upholstering an inside back with back cushions ; Attaching the outside back and completing the sofa frame ; Fitting and sewing boxed cushions -- Project 5. Ottoman Empire. Material requirements for diamond tufting and leather upholstery 101 ; Diamond tufting the cocktail ottoman -- Project 6. Topping it off. Sewing knife-edge pillows, bolsters, and boxed pillows -- Appendix. Setting up shop ; Stripping furniture ; Sewing tips and tricks; glossary
Control code
ocn844774267
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781612121376
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013012590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 1138961
  • (Sirsi) o844774267
  • (OCoLC)844774267

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