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Friday, January 20, 2012

Vintage Linen Sofa

The Beautiful Lines of the Old Vintage/Antique Sofas
are just so captivating to me.
The detail of the carved wood-darling feet-curvature..
They take so much time & are quite Pricey to do-half way through, I wonder why i ever take them on & sware I won't do  another one.

After I Painted-Put a Finish on it-
I went with a Textured Linen-
For me I love the look of one solid cushion-

I used Vintage Tacking to trim it up-added some Coordinating Pillows.

And now that I'm done- I love -LOVE it-
Here it sits in Shoppe Front window.

The detail of the intricate wood work shows perfectly through the Beaten White paint.

And Now that this one is done-& sitting in window-
AND turned out just as I hoped.
I can't wait to work on next one:)

12 comments:

  1. Please come over and do mine! I'm afraid to start! This turned out so well- how time consuming was it?

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  2. Oh my ~ it is lovely!

    Hugs,
    Susan and Bentley

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  3. Lovely! I just bought a 50 yard bolt of unbleached cotton duck to reupholster my furniture. I hope I made the right choice in fabric! I'll be seeing a lot of it! LOL!

    xo
    Andie

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  4. Oh my gosh, that is beautiful! What a difference. Great work.

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  5. Lovely and displayed to her finest! Great job!!

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  6. I am in love with this ....it is sheer perfection! Glad I came by!

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  7. Beautiful ~ it turned out soo lovely!! Well done! Thanks for linking up at Feathered Nest Friday!! Come link up again soon! :)

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  8. I agree with everybody else it's wonderful

    I liked old sofa's back when old sofa's wasn't cool(sounds like a country song LOL)

    You have the touch dear

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  9. Ahhhhhh I love this! I want to try so badly, but I think I'll start with a chair!

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