So, what I had planned to say was that I learned a few lessons through this upholstery project:
1) Upholstery is hard, but not rocket science.
2) Proper materials do make a difference. I was too impatient to wait to buy the double-welt cording, so I improvised with regular cording, which ended up coming out bulkier than I would have ideally liked.
3) Must stock-pile hot glue sticks... it's no fun to run out in the middle of a project!
4) The gratification of finishing a project does not outweigh the misery of waking up for work on only 5 hrs of sleep. Must stop staying up so late!
And, on that note - it is now after midnight and officially my birthday! I'm looking forward to going to bed now, and waking up to a fun day off with my girls followed by a celebratory dinner tomorrow evening!
And, since that was way too many words - with no eye candy, here's a pretty foyer: