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Way Back Wednesday #2: Spanish Rose

1342 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

On Way Back Wednesday, I’m not going too far. In my span here it is. It is our Spanish Rose Four Poster. I built my first one about 10 years ago. At one time it was one of our biggest sellers. It was really our first production standard bed. Production as in I standardized the cut list and design to make it easier, quicker to build, and cheaper for the customer. It was a solid pine bed, built mostly form 2×10’s. The iron was a rose pattern made from cast iron. I really loved how I fin...

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Oak Boat Bed #2: The Headboard

882 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

When coming up with a design for the boats headboard for the first time I wanted more like a bookcase headboard. Something more then just a flat headboard. What I did was take a simple bookcase headboard, one like I’d use on a captain’s bed, and tilt it back a little. To give it more of a nautical look, I cut portholes across the top and then some larger ones in the sides. Building Picture Raw Video of the build <other /> Video streaming by Ustream For more building...

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Daily Update #30: January 15, 2010

1649 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

What’s happening in the shop for January 15, 2010 . Working on the upper cabinets for Cordes and stary on their desk. For missed video and building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. Watch us live:<div></div>

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Twin Four Post Bed #1: Post

1151 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

A break from the normal murphy bed and switching gears to a twin four poster bed. I’m posting out of order, but here is the video of the post glue up. Video streaming by UstreamThe post will be 2 1/2” x 2 1/2” with a small chamfer on the edges to make an octagon look. I’m going to stop the chamfer on the inside where the post attach. This will allow my bracket room to mount. For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com o...

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Daily Update #78: August 12, 2010

1440 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

What’s happening in the shop for August 12, 2010. Final Assembly on Komusi and Stevens beds and should complete Connell and Schneider’s beds and continue to work on Keeley. I am short one guy, so I’m having to do some of the smaller more repetitive task. I usually don’t spray the finishes, but yesterday I did. For missed video and building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. Watch us live:

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Daily Update #41: February 18, 2010

1615 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

What’s happening in the shop for February 18, 2010 . Today we’ll putting the final touches on Barrett’s loft and a dawer section. We should apply the finish on a chalkboard murphy bed. Betz bed should be started today. For missed video and building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. Watch us live:

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Daily Update #79: August 13, 2010

1439 days ago by Chris Davis | 0 comments »

What’s happening in the shop for August 13, 2010. Getting Schneider’s Excalibur ready for finish, finish building Connell’s Ross murphy bed, and getting a lot done on Keeleys Smithsonian style murphy bed. For missed video and building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. Watch us live:

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