Do you want to recover the chair or take it apart and remake the entire frame?
Hello could you possibly post a photograph to better see your chair situation and area of concern?
Having a visual might be helpful to be able to offer the best guidance .....to a help find the best suggestions or potential solution for your remodel.
Does it have upholstery on it? Do you need a refinishing DIY, paint DiY or upholstery?
paint And upholstery