Good Questions: DIY Reupholster of an Eames Rocker?

Good Questions: DIY Reupholster of an Eames Rocker?

64c0014d769edbb2dba39793a0aea10406ac7c6e?w=240&h=240&fit=crop
Janel Laban
Mar 26, 2009

Greenolive writes: I have a second hand Eames rocking chair that has been upholstered with a dark and serious business wool. I'd love to reupholster it and am wondering whether I can handle it with my moderate sewing skills. Does anyone have any advice on how to do this?

(Note: Include a pic of your problem and your question gets posted first.
Email questions and pics
with QUESTIONS in subject line to:
nursery(at)apartmenttherapy(dot)com)

Calling the DIY, sewing and upholstery knowledgeable in the group - please share any advice and tips with Greenolive in the comments...thanks!

Created with Sketch.