Ombre chairs look beautiful and most of us crave to have these beautiful chairs in our house. You do not have to spend in a lot of money on expensive chairs because you can design your chairs on your own. All you need to do is think out of the box and put in some hard work. This is exactly what we are going to do now and we will design the best ombre chairs. If you wish to give a fresh touch to your ombre chair follow the tutorial.
How to design your own ombre chair
You will need the following materials.
- Ombre chair
- Nine different types of ribbon. You will be using about 5 strips of each color so you will need about 45 strips in all.
The complete steps
Follow the following steps to design your chair.
- Step 1: The strips need to be tied sideways against the side of your chair. The ribbon should be rotated in a way that the excess of the ribbon is in the middle and a fringe affected should be created down the center. This design simply looks beautiful and adds brightness to the chair. This is a perfect wedding chair design too.
This was one ombre chair design that you can try. Well the best part is that you can even paint your own chair in ombre shades and give it a new and different look. Here is how it goes.
- Three spray paint colors ( Navy blue, white and blue)
- Drop cloth
- Steel wool
- Spray Paint Primer
Steps to paint your ombre chair
Step1: Make it a point to sand your chair with your steel wool first. This way the paint will stick in a better way with the chair.
Step 2: The next step is priming the chair with even and thin coats. The primer needs to be applied to the entire chair surface. Make sure that the primer is applied underneath as well. You will need your mask and goggles for this job.
Step 3: You should only apply the colors once the primer has dried out. Now this is the time to decide the design for your chair.
Step 4: Start off by applying the white color to chair. It will be ok to apply your white paint past your selected limit. It is important that you apply at least three to four coats of the white paint.
Step 5: Now it is time to move on to the next color. The middle section of the chair should be painted with the blue color. You should also apply the paint back and forth. Spraying the spindles will also be a great idea. You should make sure that the paint is applied at the bottom of the chair as well. The last step is to apply the third color and allow it to dry.
Make sure that you try out both the ideas for your ombre chair. The result will be awesome.