Computer Chair Rebirth

Do you have one of those Target torchiere lamps that you’ve been hauling around with you since college or maybe one of those boring black computer chairs that haunts you. If so, we think you’ll find Amanda’s redo of her old computer chair to be quite inspiring and it didn’t cost her a thing.

We found Amanda at her blog, Learning As We Go, where she discusses her discovery of parenthood and life as a stay at home Mom. Amanda started her blog to keep her family and friends who don’t live nearby up to date on her sweet son Evan’s life and development.

Now on to the chair…

Amanda took a laundry bag she purchased at IKEA a couple of years ago and worked some magic on that old chair. Here’s a before, she had already removed the backrest.

the estate of things chooses Amanda's computer chair

And here’s the old chair reborn

the estate of things chooses Amanda's computer chair recovered

I think I see a staple gun laying on the floor there. What an improvement, great job Amanda! If you’d like step by step instructions, you can visit Amanda’s original chair post and leave her a comment and I’m sure she would be happy to share the details.

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