April 28, 2008

What I did this weekend by M

Well, I actually did quite a lot... First, I "carbed" up to get myself going!

You guys always show such healthy, sensible, pretty meals...I just need a bit more "Oomph"
to get going...(butter is my best friend!)
Then, I set to work on the chair/scratching post that my "precious" cat aka satan's crafty minion, has destroyed.
I wanted to use a piece of bark cloth that I have, but I knew it would not hold up to the mayhem... I found this thick pink curtain panel at Walmart that looked pretty durable...then I doubled it over!
After I got her out of the curtain and off of the chair frame.....
I was able to cover the damage quite nicely...
It's very plain and understated, but it's a really good pink and the pillows add a little pizazz ~

And even her royal highness likes it!

18 comments:

  1. Just found you and this wonderful blog of yours. I loved my visit and if I may would like to come by to see you again....Have a good night...Mary

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  2. Wonderful re-do for her highness. We have too many highness(es)!!!

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  3. What a beautiful chair for a beautiful cat.

    I'm a BIG animal lover and believe they should be able to sit on lovely furniture too.

    Hugs
    Joanne

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  4. I also have a cat that right now is using the stairs as her scratching post...ugh!! However, even though the redo is more simple...I think it is even more beautiful than it was before....and the pillows are fabulous!!

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  5. Oh I am laughing here ..Love your breakfast and your cat story just adoreable (:) thanks for posting it made my day ..hugs Patty

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  6. Oh, I'm so glad Attic Clutter awarded you!!! She made a GREAT choice!! LOVE all your stuff! Sweet kitty :) What we do for them, huh? LOL...Donna

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  7. OMG - That sounds just like Our 3 Boyz. We have one shredded chair that Our Babies seem to favor, (thank goodness)! I ADORE Our Bailey, Max & Mr Binks!! My daughter has a blog with more pics of Our Felines. Stop in when you have time!!
    http://elfinpaperarts.blogspot.com/
    Hugs, Marilyn

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  8. Hi,

    Just wanted to let you know I have an award on my blog for you so come on by and pick it up.

    Joanne

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  9. Your chair looks just gorgeous!! Did you enjoy that last drumstick?? ;0))
    Alicia ~ time worn style

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  10. Hi! I found you on Joanne Kennedy's blog and thought I'd stop by. LOVE your great sense of humor and your many projects! Your chair turned out beautiful.I'll be back, come visit me when you have a chance!
    Hugs, Sherry

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  11. OMG-I have the same chair, thanks for the inspiration to re-cover it. I have some beautiful fabric and I just need to find the time....

    Love to visit,

    Debbie Kay

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  12. I'm heading right out to my brand new Wal-Mart to find something to cover my chair seat in. It has been screaming at me all winter for a paint job and a new cushion. Thanks so much for the inspiration.
    BTW, there is no such thing as too much butter. Just ask Paula Dean!
    Christine

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  13. LOL!!! Ain't they just the most loveable little BUGGERS?!! I think your chair turned out lovely, and you are right about the pillows--perfect!
    Smiles, Karen

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  14. You must have picked a winner fabric as everyone knows that cats will only snuggle on the BEST! A purrfect project.

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  15. this kitty cracks me up love the animals....I watch animal youtubes how dull am I...can't get enough of these silly creature..Jennifer

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  16. A most wonderful re decorate for the most regal of cats!
    I do understand about naughty kitties and doggies...and their need to have me re-decorate a few things from time to time.

    I always enjoy your blog so much!

    Hugs,
    Sue

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  17. Oh LOL... Cats are true comedians aren't they. Mine makes me laugh every day. Your cats are adorable! I know... I know.... you are probably thinking about right now.... how many comments is this Queenie gonna leave today! LOL!

    xoxo,
    Queenie

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