Many who try their hand at a reupholstery job or retro-inspired detail go for tufting. While some of our favorite sofas are tufted, the projects shown here (throughout Apartment Therapy) show a headboard, ottoman, chairs, and a some creative closet doors...

1. How To: DIY Tufted Headboard
2. Look! DIY Tufted Closet Doors
3. How To: Make a Tufted Ottoman
4. How-To: French Tuft a Cane Chair...From the Flea Market
5. Before and After: Katzies' Reupholstered Chair