Melissia is thinking about a re-do: I just snagged this Shaw-Walker office chair for $50 on Craigslist.
It's actually in really good shape, but the upholstery needs to be cleaned and re-padded, as the foam feels crispy and thin.
Is it worth it to do this, and if so, would it diminish it's value, or add to it? I know nothing about restoring an old chair like this, so any insight/info that you or AT readers can offer is appreciated!
Well, when we got this question we immediately thought of one of the January Jumpstart projects from earlier this year (shown above) - in it, Brandy redid a similar vintage office chair and it looks fabulous. Check out the post and all the details right here.
Readers, what advice can you share on a redo of this type and how it might effect the value of the chair? Let us know...