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#1 cgillock

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Posted 03 December 2011 - 12:13 PM

This is the first leather work I did several years ago. It is a wrought iron chair frame with brass knobs & leather sling seats & arms. The stitch designs are all hand done with coad & linen thread. The stitch designs I still use on many of my ottomans & other pieces. This is the only pic I can find. So a word of warning always document your work. Over the years I allowed way too many pieces go out the door without pics. I now regret that. Also don't forget a makers mark of some sort.

The spoons are some of my early forge work.

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Posted 04 December 2011 - 12:48 AM

Very nice! I would be proud to have a chair of that quality and class.

Bill
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