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Project by daniel posted 04-07-2007 07:06 AM 1410 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

my wife and I shopped around for furniture and couldn’t find what we wanted so I decided to try and build a bedroom set…these are the 2 dressers I have made and the bed is coming

-- Daniel





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WayneC

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#1 posted 04-07-2007 07:08 AM

Very nice. Making your own is the only way to go. Looking forward to seeing the bed.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Lou

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#2 posted 04-07-2007 07:26 AM

very nice job! what kind of finish did you put on this?

-- "What one can make with good tools is limited only by one's talent" (lucius-hill@comcast.net)

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daniel

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#3 posted 04-07-2007 07:28 AM

danish oil then a wipe on poly

-- Daniel

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#4 posted 04-07-2007 07:52 AM

Beautiful… Your own plans? Love the wood in the short dresser top…

Dre

-- Drew, Pleasant Grove, Utah

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#5 posted 04-07-2007 11:20 AM

Bravo
I need…. I make… and voila!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 04-07-2007 11:32 AM

What a beautiful piece. I love the figure in the top, plus the rest of it. Awesome !!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Karson

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#7 posted 04-07-2007 05:03 PM

Great look bedroom suite. Nice wood. I mean even Walnut for the drawer sides.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#8 posted 04-07-2007 05:10 PM

Wild wood!

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Bill

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#9 posted 04-07-2007 05:11 PM

Was the top also Walnut? I like the rich look of both pieces.

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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jockmike2

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#10 posted 04-07-2007 06:11 PM

Man the top of that is beautiful, looks almost like maple stained, beautiful grain, great job. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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daniel

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#11 posted 04-07-2007 07:20 PM

drew
yea i just looked at a couple different styles on the internet and then picked what i liked and put it together

I accidently found the figured walnut I bought a bunch of 8/4 lumber and it was in there and it worked out perfect so I could have matching tops on both of my dressers

-- Daniel

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Chip

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#12 posted 04-08-2007 02:35 AM

Another great piece Daniel. Beautiful wood, beautiful work… and that walnut is really amazing. Thanks for letting us take a look!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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Andy Rockhill

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#13 posted 04-09-2007 03:17 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!! I love the look of these pieces. The wood is outstanding and the I love the design you chose. I hope to build something from walnut as soon as my wallet will let me.

-- Andy from Madison,WI -- A student for life...

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