Help! My dog chewed up my new chair!?

My new puppy chewed a large measure 1 inch wide fabric in the back, down my leather recliner rocker expensive. The dog is older and he knows that improving chewing furniture, but I find myself with a small area if not ragged on my chair like new.


Excessive dog chewing is one of the biggest complaints of most dog owners.

Puppies are notorious chewing machines.

The worst part is no improvement, you will end up having a fully developed dog that can really destroy anything left unattended.


ASPCA Dog ... President upholstery shop!

Upholstery Decorative Tacks - Bookshelf


The Complete Guide to Upholstery, Stuffed with Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results
144 pages
The Complete Guide to Upholstery, Stuffed with Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results

Basic tools As a beginner you will need the basic tools to strip your project of its coverings, tacks, and staples. But before this you must ... A tack remover is used to remove tacks and dome-headed decorative nails used on leather upholstery.

Upholstery Basics
128 pages
Upholstery Basics

Upholstery tacks are packaged in sterile condition, recognizing that the most convenient place to hold them is in the mouth. Staples (c) are the fastener of choice for most upholstery tasks, except reupholstering antique furniture, in which case, ...

The Nursery: Details

A few crafty projects went into the nursery decor, one of them being the vintage children's armoire makeover. This was a piece that was originally my mom's as a child, then she used it for me, and since then several other women in our family have used it for their babies. It has been painted several times and although it was a nice white I decided to paint it Annie Sloane's Duck Egg Blue for a nice pop of color in the room. Some frames we had on hand or were already with the original photos, some we bought and painted from thrift stores, and a few I found for great deals at HomeGoods. We were able to choose the upholstery we wanted from a wide variety of fabrics from the manufacturer, and I chose this chocolate brown and white toille. I've always love toille in a nursery and I think the chocolate brown works well for either gender and as more of a neutral for any space. The chair was purchased at a 10% discount at a wonderful local baby store called Green Pea Baby. I'm sure we will have a few extra things set up in this room once the babies come that are not currently pictured here, such as a cool mist humidifier that we already had on hand, baby monitors, a bobby pillow, and the diaper pail that we... I'm really hoping to use this nursery as much as possible for their sleep, nursing, and even play time, and I think it will work out well especially since our bedroom adjoins the nursery directly through a side door and since it will be so close...

Upholstery Decorative Tacks - News


The Oxford Etymologist gets down to brass tacks and tries to hit the nail on ...
The Oxford Etymologist gets down to brass tacks and tries to hit the nail on ... One is familiar from the current discussion on the Internet, namely that in the upholstery trade brass tacks hold a protective leather band in place on a chair; driving them is one of the last finishing touches. According to the other one, “brass tacks

New life for old furniture: Reupholstering isn't a breeze, but it's not ...
New life for old furniture: Reupholstering isn't a breeze, but it's not ... Rubber mallet or magnetic hammer: For hammering in the tacks without damaging the wood. • Staple puller or ripping chisel: For getting the old ones out. • Upholstery pins: Especially helpful when working alone for holding fabric in place. • Webbing

Giving new life to old furniture
It can intimidate beginners, said upholsterer Amanda Brown, author of “Spruce: A Step-by-Step Guide to Upholstery and Design,” who opened her furniture redesign studio in Austin, Texas, in 2007. “I remembered the struggles I had. “I prefer the Old

Fleur De Lis celebrates three years in West Redding
“In my shop, this couldn't be further from the truth,” said Ms. DeLuca, owner of Fleur De Lis, the antique furniture shop she owns on 4 Long Ridge Road, in the West Redding Center. “Fleur De Lis is a very elegant, upscale interior design shop.” One