How to build a bench for a banquette

I needed some seating for my small dining room and have always wanted banquette seating so I designed and built a bench with MDF. You'll see in this video how easy it was to build  - I had all the pieces cut at the hardware store and putting together everything only required a drill and a few hand tools! I added an upholstered panel and wall panels that I also made and used an inexpensive dining table and chairs from IKEA (which I also got a makeover!) to complete the seating area. It took a while to complete the whole thing but I love it!


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  2. Shawn

    Hi Isabelle

    Can you tell me where you purchased the canvas drop cloth?.

    • Isabelle LaRue

      Hi Shawn,

      I bought it at Home Depot but you can get it in any hardware store.

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