How to DIY Blake's Belted Chair

How to DIY Blake's Belted Chair

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Cambria Bold
Jul 7, 2011

When I saw this chair at The Haymaker Shop, it was love at first sight. As a die hard DIYer I started thinking about how I could make a version of this chair myself. Chicago carpenter and designer Blake Sloane created this unique chair using a pile of old leather belts that he wove into a seat of a thrift store chair. Seems easy enough to DIY, right?

The first challenge will be to find a chair that could use this treatment. An old wood chair with a cane seat would be perfect and, if you lack carpentry skills, one that is still sturdy would be nice, too...

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