Three of our editors give their old chairs an overhaul -- and learn a few valuable lessons along the way.
Luckily, the chair turned out beautifully, and the green actually works with my dining room color scheme. The chair also needed some structural reinforcement.
After years of use, the webbing and springs in the seat were seriously strained. This somewhat added to the cost, but when you’re dealing with an antique, you’re under an obligation to do things properly.