If you’re interested in restoring vintage Emeco/GoodForm chairs or just want to learn more about the history of the companies that make metal chairs, here are some good websites to visit:
This website shows you how to reupholster your Emeco side chair with step-by-step instructions and photos for each step.
This website shows you how to reupholster your GoodForm swivel chair with step-by-step instructions and some photos.
Learn more about the history of Emeco.
Learn more about the history of Good Form chairs and the General Fireproofing Company. Has photos of vintage furniture catalogs.
Same as above, but Art Metal is the featured company instead.
Learn more about the history of Shelby Williams and the furniture they make.
And here are some chairs awaiting restoration at my house!