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Vivian's Bathroom Cabinet

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Project by BamaCummins posted 02-01-2009 11:37 PM 1405 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My mother-in-law remodeled her bathroom and after completing decided she needed a utility/linen closet. She asked if I could make her one and of course I said yes. The hard part was that I hoped to build and stain to match her store bought vanity, but it was next to impossible for someone with my experience. So, I built it out of poplar and decided to paint. The good thing about painting though was that I got to build my first raised panel doors using my tablesaw and the paint will hide some of those little things that didn’t work perfect. Hopefully she want even notice. The cabinet won’t match the other exactly, but hopefully it will complement that corner of her “new” bathroom.

-- "I don't know, we haven't played Alabama yet." -- Vince Lombardi after being asked what it felt like to be the greatest football team in the world just after winning the '66 Super Bowl.





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#1 posted 02-01-2009 11:50 PM

Looks good, especially the raised panels. I gotta try that.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 02-02-2009 04:33 AM

Nice cabinet.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 02-02-2009 06:42 AM

Nice piece, clean lines, well designed and built. She’ll get years of use and good feelings from that talent of yours. Lots of points in your favor from that one. Excellent.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#4 posted 02-03-2009 04:08 AM

Nice bathroom cabinet.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#5 posted 02-04-2009 03:26 AM

Nice cabinet. I am building a vanity now to remodel a bath and have planned to include a Shaker inspired “chimney cabinet” in the bath redo. This cabinet is very like what I want to do. Don’t look now but I just stole some ideas from you!

-- Bob Costello

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