Before
Before

Not too shabby

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Bare Bones
Bare Bones

She needs a little work...

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Shampoo
Shampoo

Cleaning the original horsehair padding

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Full Body Cast
Full Body Cast

Glued and clamped

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New Braces
New Braces

To reinforce her frame, she has custom braces.

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Seat
Seat

Rebuilding the padded seat with traditional layering of horsehair, hessian and stitching

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Covering
Covering

Tacking on the final covering

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Gimp
Gimp

Detail of applying the gimp (glue, pins and patience)

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Back View
Back View

Never neglect the back details

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After!
After!

She's done! Read more about her in my blog post.

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