Before and After: An Old Chair Gets a Modern, Hand-Printed Makeover

by on Sep 17, 2013

Cushioned floral armchair with silver accents in a living room.Ariele Alasko

The fabric on this chair had seen better days, no thanks in part to the resident feline who couldn’t resist its velvet flocked goodness. Fast forward to now, and it’s sporting a brand new look courtesy of some hand-printed, geometric textiles!       

A white and black chair sits on the wooden floor.Ariele Alasko

Awesome, right? I love the juxtaposition of styles, between the chair itself and the stamped pattern, which works in part because Ariele of Brooklyn to West used a natural linen as the base for her printing.

A ripped piece of fabric from an old chair.Ariele Alasko

Get the full scoop about Ariele’s chair makeover and hand-carved stamping techniques right here!