Before
Before

Not too shabby

Bare Bones
Bare Bones

She needs a little work...

Shampoo
Shampoo

Cleaning the original horsehair padding

Full Body Cast
Full Body Cast

Glued and clamped

New Braces
New Braces

To reinforce her frame, she has custom braces.

Seat
Seat

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

Covering
Covering

Tacking on the final covering

Gimp
Gimp

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

Back View
Back View

Never neglect the back details

After!
After!

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