The Wicker Egg Chair

by DIY Maven

The Wicker Egg Chair

Just spotted this sweet thing in my recent Pottery Barn catalog: the Palmetto Honey All-Weather Wicker Egg Chair. It has all the retro styling of the popular egg chairs of the 60's but it’s been reborn into a relaxing backyard get-away. Although it has the look of real wicker, the lightweight aluminum frame is actually wrapped in all-weather polyester, and the cushions are made of Quick-Dry Foam™ and water-repellant natural canvas. Available...

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Easy Steps For Painting Wicker.

by Chris Gardner

I'm pretty sure I'll never own anything made of wicker, but if I did, you can be sure it'd be 'electric eggplant' or some such bold craziness. "The People's Media Company" Associated Content has a useful article for getting some color onto these textured beasts using readily available materials: Old toothbrush or scrub brush (and a vacuum cleaner), Bleach, Clean damp cloth (painters' lint-free rags are good choices), Fine-grit sandpaper, Tack...

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