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Dainty Chairs

I'm getting ready to upholster the seats of these dainty little chairs that came with the swedish furniture.
( Gosh! I seem to have a ton of projects to get too!!)
Anyway, I have a few stacks of upholstery fabrics for inspiration but nothing here is seeming to fit the chairs.
I love the old bluish grey coloring with the light details, so I don't plan to repaint.
Was thinking parchment or oatmeal or even this really pale pink I have...


but I also do love the red! I do seem to be drawn to it all the time!



So I put the red ticking and the red plaid in for some thought..
I know how fabulous the red would look with the gustavian grey...
oh my!
but I love the clean lines of the cream & pale pink too- something seems crisp and simple about them.
(I think that little guy in the background looks pretty happy with all the choices!)


I think I know which one I will go with... but any thoughts?


I'll get to work and share the finished product soon! :)

7 comments

  1. I guess it would depend on where you will be using them. I'm sure any of them would look great but I'm liking the red ticking.

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  2. Gloria, at Happy To Be sent me over, and I'm so glad she did. Love your blog. I'll be back often. laurie

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  3. Girl I love the red ticking the best...how fun this will be when all done...just know it will look wonderful in your home as every thing elso does...Hope you been having a GREAT day my friend...Hugs and smiles to you girl Gl♥ria

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  4. What beautiful chairs! I seem to be chair crazed lately! lol They are so lovely that I vote for whatever is simple. I hope you are having a great week!...hugs...Debbie

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  5. I too am a fan of the red ticking but I'm certain the chairs will be stunning with whatever choice you've made. As obvious in your blog, your taste is impeccable!

    Lisa@SuburbanRetreat

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  6. Oh, my...decisions, decisions!!! I couldn't say!
    But I can say that all your furniture posts are inspiring me!!!
    I need to get off this computer and go create something!
    Thanks for coming by and following me! I'm your latest follower, too! Looking forward to seeing all your projects!

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  7. Will you believe I love your blog so much I've read through till here? You have an honest, earnest, touching and stunning blog. And coming all this way into your blog, all I can say is you are not only talented but also an ever evolving person who gets better and better with every passing day!

    Xx
    Huge fan, Shalini

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