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Give Old, Worn Out Chairs New Life With Paint and Paper
Decoupage is the art of cutting and pasting pictures onto objects, then coating them with a layer of varnish, lacquer, or decoupage medium. Crafters often decoupage bottles, boxes, and furniture with cut pictures, giving the objects the appearance of being finely painted. Decoupage is easy to learn, and most people get excellent results with their first project.
Do you have any chairs in your home that have seen better days but are structurally sound? Why not give them a second life by improving their appearance with pretty decoupage paper cutouts and paint. You will have rejuvenated furniture in almost no time, that you will be proud to display in your home.
The following examples of decoupaged chairs are lovely sources of inspirational ideas that will help you achieve beautiful results with your next chair renovation project.Continue to 2 of 11 below.
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Decoupaged Plastic Garden Chairs
Almost everyone has some inexpensive plastic garden chairs in their backyard or garage. Freshen them up for the next season by gluing paper circles cut from Ikea napkins. No one will guess the source of your chair upgrade. Since these chairs stay outside most of the time, be sure to coat them with boat varnish. This type of varnish will help protect your decoupage art from the elements.Continue to 3 of 11 below.
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Decoupage Marble Fabric Chairs
Eames style plastic chairs have been around since the early fifties. They are proof that good design is timeless! If you have some knock-off Eames style chairs that you want to change, cover them with decoupaged marbled fabric for an upscale, unique look.Continue to 4 of 11 below.
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Ikea DIY Childrens Chair MakeoverContinue to 5 of 11 below.
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Fabric Covered Chair
Cover a wooden chair with brightly colored, tastefully designed upholstery fabric to transform it into an office chair you will love. This tip is excellent for those that are short on money and would like to mimic the look of high end upholstered chairs.Continue to 6 of 11 below.
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Decoupaged Bent Plywood Orla Kiely ChairsContinue to 8 of 11 below.
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Painted and Decoupaged Chair RedoContinue to 9 of 11 below.
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Decoupaged Chair That Is a Work of ArtContinue to 10 of 11 below.
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Elegant Decoupage Chair Hack
Inexpensive Ikea chairs can be transformed into elegant pieces of furniture with a little bit of paint and decoupage. The moss green background and subtle gold metallic pattern make this a standout piece of furniture. No one will ever guess this chair came from the Swedish big-box store.Continue to 11 of 11 below.
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