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Category Archives: Chairs & Seating


A Gorgeous Piece of Seating to Build with the Luna Dining Chair Plans Previously, I posted plans for the Luna Dining Table… So why not build a few chairs to match? The Luna Dining Chair plans feature a floating seat, solid Read more…


Build an Upholstered Sofa Finally! We are at the point in rebuilding the house where I can build more furniture for the front room… A tree fell through our house in 2018, destroying our living room, dining room and kitchen, Read more…


DIY Plans to Build a Splint Seat Chair – Super-Easy and Beautiful! A friend of mine, Jake, builds some really fabulous pieces of furniture and recently got into making rush seats for stools, as well as for chair repairs. He does Read more…


Standard Sizes for Custom and DIY Furniture Builds: Seating Designing your own furniture is easy… Any idea or “dream” piece can be a reality including knock-off variations of designs from catalog retailers. Most retailers will provide dimensions of the piece Read more…


Free Plans to Build a Brooklyn Chair – Updated 10/3/19 I really like the design of this chair and especially the fact that it is an easy build! The design of the free plans to build a Brooklyn chair, and Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Ottoman Any good, comfortable chair needs a matching ottoman… The DIY furniture plans to build an upholstered ottoman feature wood legs (you can make them yourself – see the Materials list) and a Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Chair, Part Four – The Seat Cushion We are at the finish line with the DIY furniture plans to build an upholstered chair with Part Four: creating the seat cushion. This is actually one of Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Chair, Part Three – The Upholstery At this point, we are at the DIY furniture plans to build an upholstered chair, Part Three – the upholstery. The Part One post outlines the supply and Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Chair, Part Two – The Frame Before building this fabulous chair, please see Part One for the materials list including recommended tools and a list of items for the upholstery! The DIY furniture Read more…


Building and Upholstering a Chair, Part One When the tree fell on our house, it took all of our living room furniture with it. Everything was exposed to the elements because of a gaping hole in the roof and eventually Read more…

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