Child Sized Vanity

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Project by vin posted 3076 days ago 3073 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made these vanities as Christmas presents for my grandaughters. They are made from poplar and birch plywood. I gave my vanities two coats of primer and at two two coats of an oil based white semi gloss paint. Lots of protection for many years of playin dress up!
Patty added “rub on decals” butterflies to the left one and daiseys made with a hard foam stamp with paint on it. Arianna like butterflies and Gabby like dasieys.
I included a pic of me squating next to it so you can scale the size, if you’d like to make your own, you can see how I made mine here:
Thanks for looking!

-- Vin, Littleton, Ma.

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#1 posted 2930 days ago

Having three daughters myself, I can imagine your grandaughters were quite excited to get these! They look fantastic. Did you incorporate some sort of storage in the bench as well?

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#2 posted 2930 days ago

Hi Darryl, thanks! No in the bench, i kept it simple. There are more pics of that project here:

-- Vin, Littleton, Ma.

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#3 posted 2530 days ago

very nice work

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#4 posted 2189 days ago

looks like a very nice gift. very nice peice.

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#5 posted 2189 days ago

Thank you Corey, Always nice to hear words of encouragement!
I made two more of these vanities this summer, for two more grandaughters, Ans i suppose on a few more yres I’ll be making two more for the youngest girls. If anyones interested in the plans they are available on my website.

-- Vin, Littleton, Ma.

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#6 posted 1677 days ago

Cool design Vin

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 1676 days ago

Thanks guys, Always good to hear the positive!

-- Vin, Littleton, Ma.

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#8 posted 1601 days ago

Good looking project. I have two granddaughter that are 7 months old. This gives me plenty of time to get both ready by Christmas. Thanks again for the ideal.

-- Eugene, North Carolina,

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#9 posted 1601 days ago

great work, i think i will build one of these for my daughter. thanks

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#10 posted 1601 days ago

Thanks guys, I just finished two more of these for my two youngest grand daughters. Just waiting for the other half to do her stencil magic!

-- Vin, Littleton, Ma.

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#11 posted 1459 days ago

What a nice idea for the wee-wuns… Matching bench to boot!

-- GX

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