Upholstering the Bar Stools

So we’ve had these plain bar stools for awhile now and I had been inspired by others on how chairs have been transformed from yuck to wow with simply changing or adding a fabric seat. So, of course, that got the old head spinning and I headed off to Jo-ann’s to find some super cheap fabric and batting.

I found fabric that was $2.00 a yard and instead of batting, I used this “Buffalo Snow” that was on clearance for 70% off! It was pretty close to batting I thought. Keep in mind, I have never attempted to do any upholstering EVER so I was really hoping it would work….

Anyways, I borrowed a staple gun from my neighbor Dave and followed a tutorial on this site. Thanks to my family, we got them done pretty fast. It really is not hard at all!

Here they are before:


And after……




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