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

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Mid-Century Modern613 of 1293VIKING 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 1 year 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, 1 year ago
    Wow, what a difference!!!!! You're a pretty good handy man:))
  2. mikelv85 mikelv85, 1 year 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, 1 year ago
    They look terrific! It's amazing what a little elbow grease can go.
  4. mikelv85 mikelv85, 1 year ago
    Thanks Amber :)

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