Don't pass on those worn aluminum chairs at your neighbor's stoop sale! Grab them and give them a colorful, summery update instead.
1. Macrame's retro, pretty, and just about perfect for a a porch-ready summer folding chair. From Mollie Makes: a short how-to video on their website and the full tutorial in Issue 40 (Lead image above).
2. Have a chair with a worn-out circular seat? Relive summer camp memories and craft a new seat out of plastic lanyard string. Instructions at Homelife.
3. Sit in style at Movies in the Park when you bring along DIY folding chairs done up in a rainbow of colors. Tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.
(Image credits: Mollie Makes; Homelife; A Beautiful Mess)