We've finished two chairs for the desk!
We started with a counter height dining set
from the bottom, we measured 6"on the table legs and chairs
then used our chop saw to make it a standard desk height
Chairs were lightly sanded and given a coat of primer and two top coats of SW Mega Greige
The seats were removed and wrapped in 1.5" inch foam, batting and fabric - Waverly Seeing Spots in Wasabi
batting and fabric were pulled tight and stapled underneath
By the way ... the foam is from Home Depot, the other day David and I were walking through and saw giant slabs of 3" foam for $20 (this would of cost a lot more elsewhere ... ) has anyone else seen foam at Home Depot!? I was back this weekend and didn't see it, so maybe it was a fluke?
Anyways, since 3" was too tall for the chairs we cut it in half with a sharp filet knife. If you are cutting foam, I highly recommend using a very sharp kitchen knife, it cuts so easily!
I am loving the lighter look in the office area!
I love how the ikat repeats on the chair, desk and draperies
I am still looking for a desk chair to swap out but haven't found one ... actually ... I let a beautiful Eames aluminum desk chair slip out of my fingers for an amazing price ... I still think about that
here's hoping I find one soon!
Up next - finishing the sofa table and pulling together the rest of the office, stay tuned!