Before
Before

One word. Ew.

New label
New label

I ordered new labels to sew onto chair deckings. I am really happy with them! :-)

Outside Arm
Outside Arm

To make a clean and straight edge on the top of the outside arm, we use cardboard tackstrip. See the result in the next image.

Front arm panel
Front arm panel

I decided to hand sew the front panels rather than to apply with other methods. A little more time consuming but hand stitching is nice slower pace during construction. You can see the crisp line on the outside arm from using cardboard tackstrip at the seam.

Updated Arm
Updated Arm

Here's a side-by-side of the previous front arm panel and the newly styled simple version.

Closing the Back
Closing the Back

Fresh burlap tightly applied to the back.