Medicine cabinet for the wifey

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Project by UncleStumpy posted 06-28-2014 06:09 AM 1073 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My lovely wife wanted to redo the guest bathroom with a summertime feel to it.
She drew up this sketch and wanted it made out of the last few pieces of the barn wood stash I had.
I am proud to say it turned out almost EXACTLY as she drew it up.
Needless to say she was thrilled and many brownie points were made by me!

Nothing earth-shaking in the way of primo woodworking other than some old fashioned fun.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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#1 posted 06-28-2014 06:55 AM

Such detailed plan.. no wonder it came out so good… Use your brownie points wisely….

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#2 posted 06-28-2014 07:28 AM

Haha Goose, the brownie points are few and far between after this many years of marriage, so I promise that they will be used wisely!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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#3 posted 06-28-2014 09:05 AM

Good to keep the boss happy. Nice job

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 06-28-2014 10:20 AM

That is really rustic and summery-looking. Nice!
Happy wife, happy life- comedian Jeff Allen

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#5 posted 06-28-2014 11:29 AM

Now that’s one clever bloke who created this masterpiece of cabinet work from such a simple sketch….
You’ll get 10 out of 10 from this side of the Pacific, very well done, sir….

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#6 posted 06-28-2014 04:01 PM

My wife really loves the stuff. You had fun and were a craftsman pleasing your best customer. I may need to take a lesson here sir.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#7 posted 06-28-2014 11:42 PM

Those handles are awesome. The cabinet is nice also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#8 posted 06-29-2014 01:00 AM

Nice job!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#9 posted 06-29-2014 05:27 PM

I agree, rustic looking and the handles are cool.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#10 posted 06-29-2014 05:54 PM

Happy wife – happy life! EXACTLY! Thanks knothead, I will remember that!
Doc, that is THE lesson.
Thanks for the comments guys – it seems most of you like the handles. Once again, Mother Nature knows what she’s doing.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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