What to do with wicker when the cushions are bad

When we find things that seem like trash – but really are still structurally good it is hard to walk away. It seems like they still have something to offer.
Recently we found a wicker sofa and chair. The springs were still in the bottom.., but took my upholstery projects are currently on my plate, so that was not an option.
So instead, our lead carpenter cut old bed slats to fit over the springs. They are spaced so that water can drain through if left out in the rain. They would look great with or without cushions…, with or without painting…

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