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Sven Madsen Teak Side Chair Restored to it's Former Glory !

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Mid-Century Modern369 of 1064VIKING CLOTHES BRUSH - DENMARK?Mid Century Danish Modern MM Moreddi Teak Side Chair by Sven Madsen /Morredi Stamp on Seat and Frame /Circa 1950'-60's
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Posted 10 months ago

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mikelv85
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Found just the right material to recover my Sven Madsen chair. It's not leather but a very nice piece of faux leather at 50% off. Exactly what would have been there originally (black vinyl) according to pictures and descriptions I've seen. So.... four bucks for the chair plus two dollars for the material and I already had the glue (no tacks this time !) from the cars headliner and a bit of Old English polish. Not a hard job at all. A six dollar investment becomes a seventy five to a hundred dollar chair give or take a few for condition flaws. If you're looking to complete a set this would do nicely. But, of course it's not for sale. -Mike-

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  1. nldionne nldionne, 10 months ago
    Wow, what a difference!!!!! You're a pretty good handy man:))
  2. mikelv85 mikelv85, 10 months ago
    Thank you. I should have taken the "before" picture before I removed the old upholstery. Wasn't thinking in my excitement. But that is the original wood base and it is stamped as well.
  3. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    They look terrific! It's amazing what a little elbow grease can go.
  4. mikelv85 mikelv85, 10 months ago
    Thanks Amber :)

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