Man, the crafting Gods really don't want me to get anything done today! Seriously, I was all crazy nervous about doing these chairs, and I finally got up the guts to start, and it was just not happening, folks. The method I wanted to use, that I used for this chair:
did NOT work for these.
Cause of the fancy-schmacy back, I couldn't get the poster board cut quite right. So. Where does that leave us?
Now, I've never used a stapler to upholster onto a frame, it's mostly been just upholstering around a cushion, but I know that the manual ones would kill your hand in 10 seconds flat. So I borrowed an electric one from my father- in-law, who has pretty much every tool known to man, and it was MISSING A PART. GAAH!
Don't you just HAAAAATE when you get the balls/time/all the rest of the materials to do a project and the roadblocks crop up?
Anyway. Now I am sitting on my ass, giving my unfinished chairs a death stare and grumbling. Good story, right?
I fart on staple guns.
All I want to do is put
Thanks for taking this ranting journey with me.
On the bright side, I am going to cajole my hubs into getting me sushi take out for dinner tonight!
Sweet, sweet consolation.
Your grumbling, sushi-eating pal,