Turn a Formal Dining Chair Into a Designer Desk Chair
Reinvent an old dining chair as a designer desk chair with paint, fabric and decorative furniture casters.
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- wooden dining chair
- decorative furniture casters
- drill or screwdriver
- fine-grit sanding block
- damp cloth
- upholstery-weight fabric
- can of spray primer
- spray can handle
- HVLP paint sprayer
- quart of high-gloss or lacquer paint
- pneumatic stapler or basic staple gun
- decorative upholstery welt cord
- drop cloth
- hot glue gun
- glue sticks
- chisel or carpenter's knife
- carpenter's glue
Remove cushion from chair using screwdriver or drill.
Remove Existing Finish
Remove existing finish by sanding in a controlled back-and-forth motion using a fine-grit sanding block.
Wipe Off Dust
Using damp cloth, wipe off dust and residue.
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