LumberJocks

Pottery Barn knock off

  • Advertise with us
Project by Tom7929 posted 12-09-2014 08:59 PM 1079 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Pottery Barn knock off
Pottery Barn knock off No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Bought the legs from Osbornewood. Made similar to a table the wife saw at Pottery Barn, though adjusted the demensions and added a drawer. It’s made of cheap white board (I’m assuming Pine) from Lowes. I’ll wait to invest in more expensive woods until I know what I’m doing.

The finish was minwax provencial which i then sanded and toped with english walnut, then two coats of dansih oil, then 2 of poly. still thinking of adding the minwax finishing paste wax to the legs to try and bring up a sheen.

All in all, a good learning experience!





8 comments so far

View JoeinGa's profile

JoeinGa

7482 posts in 1472 days


#1 posted 12-09-2014 09:53 PM

Looks good Tom. And Welcome to LJs !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

115202 posts in 3042 days


#2 posted 12-09-2014 10:16 PM

Welcome to Ljs ,nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View BradleyKScott's profile

BradleyKScott

11 posts in 763 days


#3 posted 12-10-2014 12:53 AM

Looks real nice

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

16955 posts in 2653 days


#4 posted 12-10-2014 10:06 AM

Welcome and nice work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View Tom7929's profile

Tom7929

5 posts in 729 days


#5 posted 12-10-2014 03:11 PM

Thanks everyone. I’m new to woodworking but gotta say i love this site. A lot of your ideas and creations are a real inspiration.

View Chris's profile

Chris

191 posts in 772 days


#6 posted 12-10-2014 03:34 PM

Very nice piece of work.

I did a Pottery Barn knock off too. Built a dinning room buffet.

I refuse to pay Pottery Barn prices when I can make it.

-- Liberalism... Ideas so good, they have to be mandatory.

View Timbo78's profile

Timbo78

33 posts in 728 days


#7 posted 12-10-2014 06:00 PM

Wow, looks great. How did you join the top and bottom to the legs?

View Tom7929's profile

Tom7929

5 posts in 729 days


#8 posted 12-10-2014 07:14 PM

Thanks. I just used pocket screws.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com