- Piece of plaid fabric, cut 8 inches larger all around than the stool cushion
- Piece of non-woven fusible interfacing, cut 7 inches larger all around than the stool cushion.
- Heavy-duty staple gun and heavy-duty 1/4-inch staples
- Cambric, enough to cover stool bottom
- Measuring device
- Screws and drill
- Paint, stain, or other finish for stool base (if needed)