FLC Upholstery 200: Fundamentals

Tools and Supplies List

Tools

Supplies

Furniture/Plywood

  • ( 4 ) slip seats with open frames, OR plywood slip seats with center cut out, for webbing practice (for 210 Slip Seat-Fabric)
  • ( 2 ) 13” round circle of plywood at least 1⁄2” thick (for 211 Slip Seat-Vinyl)
  • ( 1 ) Sample ottoman frame with at least 6 springs set in 2×3 arrangement OR home-built practice frame – approx 23” x 23” outside measurement, built from 2×4 lumber (for 220 Coil Springs)
  • ( 1 ) plywood board at least 19” x 23” x 1/2” (for 212 Slip Seat-Boxed)
  • ( 1 ) side chair with wood arms (for 251 Side Chair)

Fabric

  • 1 yard of 54” wide upholstery weight fabric, no pattern (for 205 Boxed Cushion-Plain Seam)
  • 1.5 yards of 54” wide upholstery weight fabric, no pattern (for 206 Boxed Cushion-Welt)
  • 2 yards of 54” wide upholstery weight fabric, no pattern (for 210 Slip Seat-Fabric)
  • 1 yard of upholstery weight vinyl, no pattern (for 211 Slip Seat-Vinyl)
  • 1 yard of upholstery weight fabric, no pattern (for 212 Slip Seat-Boxed)
  • 1.5 yards of 54” wide upholstery weight fabric, no pattern, with a visible weave (for 225 Diamond Tufting)
  • 3 yards fabric for side chair project (for 251 Side Chair)
  • 3 yards – Bleached Muslin (for 251 Side Chair)

Foam

  • 3” thick (17” x 20”) (for 205 Boxed Cushion-Plain Seam)
  • 3” thick (17” x 20”) (for 206 Boxed Cushion-Welt)
  • 1” – 1.5″ thick – enough to cover all four slip seats plus 4” both directions (for 210 Slip Seat-Fabric)
  • 1” – 1.5″ thick (15” x 15”) (for 211 Slip Seat-Vinyl)
  • 2” thick (15” x 15”)(for 212 Slip Seat-Boxed)
  • 2” thick (20” x 24”) (for 225 Diamond Tufting)
  • Foam appropriate (for 251 Side Chair) project. FLC used:
    – Seat: HR-2245 (High resiliency 2.2# density 45# IFD)
    – Back: HR2418 (High resiliency 2.4# density 18# IFD)

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