Roadside Find: Picking a Fabric

Sometimes the hardest part of reviving a piece is picking the finish/ color or fabric that you want to use.

This roadside find was in awesome shape, so I’m leaving the finish for now (with a few little touch ups here and there) but I may eventually white wash it. That being said, I love it how it is for now.

I went downtown and picked out fabrics, and now that I’m laying them out, I think the search has just begun (can you say changeable cushions?! Yes!)

Here are the top contenders:

I almost think a thicker stripe would be better on this piece.

I almost think a thicker stripe would be better on this piece.

 

I love the retro feel of this bold pattern, and I originally envisioned this chair with a blue and white cushion.

I love the retro feel of this bold pattern, and I originally envisioned this chair with a blue and white cushion.

 

I LOVE the beachy feel of the seahorse print. I think I will make this cushion first, even if it is out of season. The bright coral reminds me of the south!

I LOVE the beachy feel of the seahorse print. I think I will make this cushion first, even if it is out of season. The bright coral reminds me of the south!

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