EYE-TTOMAN Upholstery process

I had such a blast doing traditional upholstery with this project. Here are my process pics!

1. Frame was constructed out of poplar and maple.

1. Frame was constructed out of poplar and maple.

2. Jute webbing.

2. Jute webbing.

3. 8-way tied springs

3. 8-way tied springs

4. Felt and burlap + twine grid for the horse hair.

4. Felt and burlap + twine grid for the horse hair.

5. Horse hair!!!!

5. Horse hair!!!!

6. Layer of cotton. Project continues to grow in size...

6. Layer of cotton. Project continues to grow in size...

7. Padded eye 'buttons'

7. Padded eye 'buttons'

8. Eyes are finished! A base layer was pulled over the structure like a sock.

8. Eyes are finished! A base layer was pulled over the structure like a sock.

9. Final fabric, machine and hand stitch.

9. Final fabric, machine and hand stitch.

10. Eyes were tufted in and tacked onto the inner structure.

10. Eyes were tufted in and tacked onto the inner structure.

And.... finished!