Published on May 27th, 2009 | by Jules Yap


Suit your sofa right: A step-by-step sofa re-upholstery

Over at Eddie Ross‘, they’ve posted an amazing step by step re-upholstery of a Manstad sofa. The chocolate twill cover is from the Slipcover shop and tucked using only a staple gun and an Exacto knife. The right suit really does make the sofa.

See more of the slipcover re-upholstery.

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5 Responses to Suit your sofa right: A step-by-step sofa re-upholstery

  1. I agree that lucite table looks great :)

  2. jane says:

    Amazing design!! Check out the wide range of Modern Sofa from

  3. Anonymous says:

    love this , i dont think i have it in me to do it on my manstad. Can i hire you,,,please

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  5. Anonymous says:

    wow, it looks totally professioanl. (is it? hard to tell from the website).

    I’m also now obsessed with that amazing lucite table!

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