Standing Mirror

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Project by Woodtodust posted 07-14-2014 02:12 PM 707 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

My wife asked me to hang a full length mirror on the back of the closet door. That seemed too easy so, in typical fashion, I decided to make it more complicated and build something. This was inspired by a project I saw on The New Yankee Workshop. It is made of mahogany and stained to match our bedroom furniture. I finished it with Blonde, dewaxed shellac.

I took a picture to the foot because I thought the grain was so nice. This was my first experience with mahogany so I guess I’m still in awe with how nice hardwoods look when finished.

BTW—my wife is happy with the alternative even if it took a bit longer than she had hoped for.

-- Bill...Richmond Hill, GA--"83% of all statistics are made up."

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#1 posted 07-14-2014 06:47 PM

Very nice job Bill. I can imagine your nerves waiting the mirror to stay at equilibrium

Keeping she happy is a must. Congrats on your first project

-- Back home. Fernando

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