Just look at that sexy braiding and the pretty natural distressing on the paint. We must save her!
So the family got to work...
Well Tim worked... I drank coffee and provided moral support, Madeline wished she could interfere, and Maggie lounged.
Our "workspace" is limited, but we managed.
The strategy was to attach supportive planks of wood to the bottom frame with L brackets.
We (Tim) got it all together and were feeling really good. Then we tested it.
Want to know the best way to feel instantly fat? This is it, hah. Oh well, the L Brackets were a mistake (and were also my idea that Tim didn't think would work). The public announcement: TIM YOU WERE RIGHT!
Guess it's back to the drawing board. Do you know how to fix wicker weaving?