Rens deskchairs

Published on January 22nd, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Fur Desk Chairs

Materials: Torbjorn Swivel Chair and 2 RENS Sheepskin Rugs

Description: I “re-upholstered” 2 Torbjorn Swivel Chairs in faux-fur with 4 RENS Sheepskin Rugs total. I laid one small fur rug along the front of the chair and one on the back. I used about 25-30 safety pins to pin the fur to the mesh material on the chair and then to pin the two fur rugs to one another around the chair. The total process took about 30 minutes, and the chairs look amaaazing!

~ Kate Strickland of West Haddon Hall Design, United States

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Jules Yap

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9 Responses to Fur Desk Chairs

  1. Anonymous says:

    Sorry, they just look like a big fluffy toilet…..

  2. Anonymous says:

    These chairs look extremely comfortable and fun, what a great way to soften desk areas that are usually so dull!

  3. Anonymous says:

    What an incredible, easy, and wallet-friendly upholstery job! I can’t wait to make one for my desk at home.

  4. Anonymous says:

    SO COOL! I want to make them in every color!

  5. nycitysky says:

    The Flinstones meets The Jetsons!

  6. Pete says:

    Cooookie!! Nomnomnomnom

  7. Anonymous says:

    Nice snuggly chairs for working in the winter! WANT! Dollhouse dolls are soooo lucky.

  8. Anonymous says:

    wtf…… something ate your chair.

  9. Food Is Good says:

    Great idea, and the chairs do look great. You should be clear, however that these are not “faux fur” and stated in the first paragraph. Rens Sheepskins are just that, the skins of a sheep with their fur attached.

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