A dust cover is the final detail for any upholstery project.

As a wise man once said to me “If your dust cover looks messy, the client is going to think the whole job is poor quality.”

So yes, having a great-looking dust cover is a must. In this video, I will show you how I make the cuts and the order in which I attach the cambric or black accord as the dust cover is sometimes called so you too can have a great looking result.

This video is part 13 of the video How to Reupholster a Wingback Chair.


  • Sharp Fabric Scissors
  • Pneumatic Staple Gun
  • ⅜” Staples