Liquor Cabinet

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Project by Lou posted 02-24-2015 11:01 PM 1710 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter wanted a cabinet to hold liquor, glasses, mixers and a place to mix drinks. She has a small house, so this is what I came up with. Tried to match existing furniture so made it with maple and gun stock stain. Liquor and mixers on the bottom, glasses etc on top and a pull out shelf to do the mixing work. It works for her.

-- What to make next. Hmmm.

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#1 posted 02-24-2015 11:49 PM

You did a great job, compliments.

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#2 posted 02-25-2015 12:44 AM

Looks great! Will look even better with a few bottles of bourbon in it!

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#3 posted 02-25-2015 01:18 AM

Thanks guys

-- What to make next. Hmmm.

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#4 posted 02-25-2015 04:15 AM

Great looking cabinet…nice job.

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#5 posted 02-25-2015 09:42 AM

That’s great! I’ve been looking at purchasing something similar to this for my new apartment to store liquor, glasses, a drawer for “tools”, and a small wine rack. I think your’s is a nice blend of what I’ve been thinking about. I’ve abandoned my tools while I’ve been in the Navy, so until I get a big enough place of my own and some extra cash flow for new, nicer tools, I’ll have to forgo building my own furniture yet… Very nice cabinet!

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#6 posted 02-25-2015 12:25 PM

Thanks gentlemen. MMarper90, you only live 50 miles down the road from me. If I can ever be of any help please let me know. I also spent time in the Navy back in 62 – 66 so I understand the limitations.

-- What to make next. Hmmm.

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#7 posted 02-25-2015 01:29 PM

Any project, strictly dedicated for the housing of booze, has a big thumbs-up from me.
Well done.

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#8 posted 02-25-2015 06:12 PM

Nice work – I really like the curvy details along the top and bottom. Fill ‘er up and I’ll like it even better ;-)


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#9 posted 02-25-2015 08:33 PM

This is done very nicely. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#10 posted 02-26-2015 12:02 AM

Very nice, great craftsmanship. I especially like the pull out shelf, adds nice functionally to the piece.
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#11 posted 02-26-2015 12:20 AM

Thank you all for the nice words

-- What to make next. Hmmm.

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