Fashionable and Most Durable Ottoman Footrest
Often, upholstery on a stool, also known as an ottoman footrest, it wears well before more robust inner frame. More than a useful stool was saved from having his residence in a landfill to be recovered.
Cloth or upholstery fabric is often easiest way to cover a ottoman footrest. Use a seam ripper to carefully take apart and remove cover of stool. You can use parts removed as a pattern to cut new pieces of fabric. Note how fabric is sewn and fixed so you can play construction of cover.
You can use gimp braid to hide seams or staples sticking in place with a hot glue gun. Fringe and other settings can be used to hide staples and seams as well. Fabrics of natural fibers, like cotton, are best choice, most durable. Much upholstery is treated so they are resistant to stains and easy cleaning. Buy bolt cloth fabric or craft stores.
Faux skin is used in same way as fabric to cover an ottoman footrest. thickness of skin you are using is important because thicker skins requiring excessive create more seems to be cut close and excess skin to be cut cloth backing. Select faux fur short hair with a dense fabric backing. Paste regulating synthetic skin can be a challenge due to uneven skin, but you can do it successfully if skin is cut near back along area to be covered with glue. Try a combination of unusual color, like zebra skins with neon green pom -pom setting for a vibrant footstool.