before & after: embroidered-back chair


I’ve always been a fan of seeing embroidery on unconventional materials: porcelain, wood, metal, and so on. With a couple well-placed embroidered monogram letters, wood and craft workshop mentor Dana Israel has given this simple little chair infinitely more personality and sweetness. Wonderful job, Dana! — Kate

Kate

This is super cute. I’m curious what the back looks like. How do you make the stitching look finished on the reverse side?

Kiki

While this is gorgeous, I mean amazing and beautiful and I’ve never seen anything like it…those aren’t embroidery stitches. It’s a form of cross stitch :)

nellie

I’d love to know how she accomplished the cross stitch on the wood and see the back as well. Gorgeous though and definitely thinking out of the box. Brava.

Mary

I liked it better before too . . . sorry not my style. The chair was edgy and cool before and now a little too nanna and twee for me. Each to there own though – never one to knock the creative process . . . obviously more likes than dislikes here . . . so I guess it is well done to you!

Stacia

I love this! This would be a great project for my art students to do on some old chairs from school. Great idea!

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