Seat Cushions

Things have been busy around here and this summer is just flying by. We haven’t been able to keep up with our projects the way we’d like to, but curiously enough my husband still finds time to hit up his weekly estate sales. He’s scored more vintage Tootsie Toys, classic handyman books, and a couple of midcentury planters (I swear we need to have another yard sale). He also picked a few old seat cushions that were perfect forย tossing on the floor or on an uncomfortable chair.

Except, the cushions weren’t cushioning anymore.


We sent hazmat in to rid these guys of their gnarly innards, gave the skins a good wash and went to work on restuffing them with firm foam.


This was a quick and easy project. And I’m happy for some awesome Hollywood Bowl cushions!


(Why, yes, that is a sharpie mark on the orange cushion ๐Ÿ˜ฆ ).

The hubs and I just celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary and I think it was just as hot and humid as the day we got married.


(dress is a Doris Fein Original, shirt is missing a label).

Hope you all are well!


8 thoughts on “Seat Cushions

  1. Great job on those cushions! They are so colorful…. I swear they look brand new. New foam=happy buns!

    Happy Anniversary, love birds!!!! Don’t you both look amazing in your vintage duds. May your next 6 years be like the weather. —
    Hot and Steamy! (damn you’re a gorgeous couple!)

    Love you guys!

    1. haHA! that’s a good way to think about our next 6 years, stace! ๐Ÿ˜‰ thanks for the anni wishes and love. love you back!!! (and “happy [foam] buns” cracked me up).

  2. Fab photo of you guys! Happy Annivoo – (what day is it? we just celebrated our 4th on the 5th)

    And the cushions look great – a nice and comfy place to park it while dreaming up your next salvage project ๐Ÿ™‚

    1. ahh, a fellow september wedding!!! happy 4th anni to you guys!! ours is the 1st. we did get away for 2 1/2 days on a little camping trip, which wasn’t quite long enough, but nice to get away all the same. hope you guys enjoyed your anniversary! xo

    1. thanks, danielle! oh, man. we’re TOTALLY gonna be the envy of all those vinyl squeakin’ butts!!!! lol. thanks for the compliment!!! xo

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