Then Eddie Ross is your man! Take a look at what Eddie (one of my faves) did did
Check out this amazing before and after Eddie Ross & his friend Jordan did!
After tearing off all that old, dusty fabric, we lightly sanded the wood, then painted it white. To offset the severe vertical lines of the chair’s arms, Jordan wanted to use a thick, horizontal stripe that felt casual and slightly askew, but the patterns she found were either too skinny, too graphic, or too…well…nautical. So, having run out of luck, we used—what else?—our imagination! First, we covered the chair with a thick, white cotton fabric, using store-bought white piping to finish off the edges. Then, we taped off large sections of the chair with duct tape to create intentionally uneven stripes of different widths for the casual feel she wanted. After taping off the newly-painted white frame as protection, we used silver spray paint to cover the portions of fabric not covered by duct tape. (more…)