- Cut out a piece of latex shelf liner to fit the bottom of your cushion or the seat of the chair.
- Place the shelf liner on the chair or sew it to the bottom of your cushion. The shelf liner creates friction and will stop the cushion from sliding around.
- Cut two to three pieces of thick thread that match the color or pattern of your cushion. Each piece should be 6 to 7 inches long.
- Fold the thread in half and sew it to the cushion at the crease of the thread.
- Tie the cushion to the rungs of your chair to prevent it from sliding forward or off of the chair.
How to Attach a Cushion to a Chair
Cushions can make a wooden chair more comfortable, but they can also make it harder to sit in the chair if they slide around and shift under body weight. Attaching a cushion to its chair eliminates the problem of sliding around on the cushion, and there are numerous ways to keep a cushion firmly attached to a chair.