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Free Porch Swing I got off CL.....it's like new!

Posted by nicole__ (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 18, 14 at 16:51

I got a FREE swing off CL. People throw them away when the seat falls apart.

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Here's the sling seat I made:

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Then I took old couch cushions, cut the foam into 4" slabs, glued them together with 3M spray glue...and covered the cushions with Sunbrella fabric($7.95 a yd). I used "Meander Dune" for the cushions & "Dimone Flame" for the pillows: (FabricGuru.com)

Note: The polyester wrapping on two of the cushions is what the pillows are stuffed with.

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Note: The little side tables, 1 was FREE off CL, 1 was a thrift store find for $6 that I spray painted w/ Sandstone textured paint.

This post was edited by nicole__ on Sat, Jul 19, 14 at 18:32


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RE: Free Porch Swing I got off CL.....it's like new!

So all you had to do was make the seat & cushions! Came out great! That should last a long time. You did a beautiful job on it! Enjoy! Jan


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RE: Free Porch Swing I got off CL.....it's like new!

That's AWESOME!!!


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RE: Free Porch Swing I got off CL.....it's like new!

VEry pretty and so inviting comfy looking.
Kathy


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