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Caning Calgary offers a wide variety of speciality weaving including:
Outdoor Furniture Materials including Cordage and Webbing.
Chair Seats and Backs can be sent to Caning Calgary for around $35 see the shipping page on my website for more details.
Traditional Seven Step Hand Caning (with drilled holes)
Holes are drilled around the perimeter of the frame and individual strands of cane are hand woven through the series of drilled holes.
Cane Webbing, Pressed Cane, Machine Cane or Sheet Cane
Pre-woven sheet cane is set into a routed out groove on the top side of chair, held in place with a reed spline, no holes drilled in framework.
These very Classic Danish or Scandinavian chairs had seats woven out of a 3-ply heavy twisted paper cord called Danish Cord.
Fibre rush is a tough grade paper twisted to resemble natural rush. Material is wrapped around the four dowels framing the square of a seat creating four triangles.
Shaker Tape Chairs
Shaker Tape is made of 100% cotton webbing. It is used to weave chair seats and foot stools in varying patterns. Shaker tape is available in many colours in 5/8" width and 1" width
Most dining room chair seats or backs are removed by removing 4 screws, which screw up through a bottom or side of the frame and into the seat or back frame. Chairs seats and backs can then be sent by Canada Post for weaving and returned collect. Please see the shipping page on the Caning Calgary website for details.