Can two different upholstered chairs be covered in the same fabric?
cfrhsc
January 6, 2014 in Design Dilemma
I fell in love with the fabric on these chairs Unfortunately, they are not comfortable at all. I found another style chair that can be upholstered in the same fabric. I'm wondering if I can get the different style chair upholstered in the same fabric, or if I should go with a constrasting fabric. I would be replacing the chair in the foreground with a chair with a similar shape , but with arms. Thanks!
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Jill J. Wallace, Color Redesign
Just to clarify, are the chairs with the peacock pattern being replaced? Is the curved yellow/ green (on my monitor) piece a love seat? If you are only replacing one patterned chair then I believe you could have two different chair styles with the same pattern. Another option is to use a different pattern but similar color tone as the peacock chair.
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JudyG Designs
I suggest: removing all the wall decor on the t v wall; moving the t v to the center of the wall; place each chair on either side with one mirror above each chair.

Make the sofa more user friendly and buy an upholstered ottoman to put your feet on.

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chookchook2
Agree about wall items. Before going to alot of expense, can you get an upholsterer in and ask him to quote on changing the foam/down on the 2peacock chairs to make them more comfortable?
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cfrhsc
Thanks- I agree that centering the chairs would look better, however, it is a small room, and one chair needs to be able to view the TV- The sofa is a full size sofa ("conversation sofa" with curved arms). I am planning to replace one of the "peacock chairs" with a more comfortable style. Jill J- thanks for your comment about having the same fabric on two different style chairs, as that's the way I'm leaning.
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Mary Jane Banks
Absolutely - do 2 dfiferent styles of chairs with the same fabric.
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