Toni Velez Armchair August 30th, 2018 - 16:09:26
A continuing trend in modern furniture design has been the sacrificing of comfort for economy and space. While agreeing that those huge Victorian armchairs were really luxurious, designers today would argue that they would be very much out of place in a modern house, as well as being inordinately expensive. So, designers concentrate on producing chairs which can easily be mass produced and which fit contemporary tastes. Unfortunately of course, the result of such thinking is that most chairs manufactured now tend to merely ornament a room without being very comfortable.
It is possible to have cushions made up for you by professionals, but they are easy to make yourself from rubber and the covering of your choice.
The seat panel has two slots cut in it, corresponding to those cut in the front edge of the side panels. Each slot is located 64mm from and parallel to the short sides and is 368mm in length.
In a larger place this is not as important, however you should still get the measurements of any armchairs for sale to ensure that you'll be able to leave enough room round the piece for flow and safety.
Cut out all the pieces to the sizes given in the cutting list, taking care that the two side panels match exactly. These pieces now have to be cut to patterns and as this work represents the major part of the construction processes, great care should be taken.
Two slots corresponding to those cut in the top edges of the side panels are made in the back panel. They are the same length - 165mm and are located 64mm from, and parallel to, the short sides, and is 368mm. in length.