This antiquarian book contains a step-by-step guide to upholstering household furniture, with easy-to-follow instructions and helpful diagrams. The perfect book for beginners, this text is readily accessible and contains all the information needed for successful upholstering jobs. A great guide for those with an interest in upholstering their own furniture, this book constitutes a worthy addition to any collection of DIY literature, and is not to be missed by the discerning handyman or woman! The chapters of this book include: 'Pad Seat on a Wood Base', 'Upholstering Board Top', 'Upholstering an Open Structure', 'Upholstering an Open Structure – Saddle Shape', 'Open Lid Stool', 'Spring Footstool', 'Upholstering the Stool with a One-piece Covering', 'Spring Constructed Footstool', 'Bedroom Chair', et cetera. We are proud to republish this text here complete with a new introduction on the history of upholstery.