Painting Sling Chairs


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Old 03-13-07, 01:50 PM
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painting sling chairs

Hi Folks,

New here and I hope to get some ideas. We have 8 sling chairs that are all still in good shape but getting tired. I know I can replace the mesh but I have been toying with the idea of painting the whole chair. My idea is to paint the chair a solid white (mesh included) than either hand paint or stenciling Hawaiian motif on the mesh material. I see no problem painting the chair frame but not sure how to do the material. Any help is appreciated...thanks, Jeff
 
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Old 03-14-07, 11:45 PM
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Hi Jeff,

If the mesh is nylon or polyester it won't take stain or dye. That has to be added when it's manufactured. If it's cotton you could use a fabric paint.

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