The Complete Guide to Chair Caning

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The Complete Guide to Chair Caning by Jim Widess. Excellent attention to detail with new features: how to install cane webbing in cabinet doors, speakers and as ventilation for boats. Book includes how to cane chairs, weave rush seats, splint seats, repair wicker and bamboo furniture, including how to make those fancy corner knots on rattan furniture when you do a repair. Click for more details. Hard Cover.


The Complete Guide to Chair Caning is Jim Widess' most recent chair caning book. This is an excellent resource to add to your Chair Caning library. Many, many photos. Chair seat contents: traditional strand chair caning, how to use a caning needle to weave 2 strands at a time, traditional fiber rush seatweaving, splint weaving with binder cane in basic checkerboard or with flat reed in herringbone.

How to replace a cane webbing seat on a Marcel Breur chair (Cesca side chair) and how to re-weave a Ludwig Mies van der Rohe chair. Plus wicker repair, decorative rattan wraps with binder cane for all kinds of rattan furniture repairs. In addition to chairs, it includes how-to's on installing cane webbing in cabinet doors, speakers, and as ventilation in boats. Hard Cover.

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