Don't you just love Nail head trimmed furniture ????
Last year the husband and I went shopping for a sofa. I fell inlove with the blue Loveseat at Macy's called " Jaqueline Loveseat " the price was $999 and my husband didn't even like it so I had to search for another alternative :(
We ended up buying an off white loveseat at IKEA $199 ( way cheaper) and to have the blue color in the room I added some pillows and accents pieces.
|Ours with darker legs|
I bought Upholstery Nails at Home Depot (5 boxes) for $1.30 each.
This is the before:
How to apply the Nails was so easy, since I didn't have the proper tools : the mallets and needle nose pliers, I used what I had in hand : Hammer and Scissors.
I hold the Nails in place with the scissors ( instead of the needle nose pliers) and then pound them gently with the hammers ( instead of the mallets). To have an equal spacing between each nail I had to use a spoon handle ( check out the below picture)
So finally I got to say BYE BYE IKEA HELLO KITTY..hmm I mean HELLO MACY'S
You can check out here my "Bye Bye IKEA, AGAIN" post
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