Mahogany Poster Bed

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Project by JDaveB posted 03-23-2009 01:27 AM 1879 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mahogany Poster bed I just finished for a customer to give her daughter and new son-in-law for a wedding present. They loved it. My first bed commission. JDB

-- Davis B - Baker Wood Classics - "Making the Antiques of Tomorrow'

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#1 posted 03-23-2009 01:42 AM

Man that is beautiful. Did you do the turnings is sections? That is one to be proud of. Would like to have one like it for myself. Again Great Job.

-- F.Little

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#2 posted 03-23-2009 01:52 AM

Thanks, I did turn it in three sections; lower section ends just above the urn, the long taper, and the short top section, (and the finiels are seperate also). I was very proud of it and so were the couple that received it as a gift.


-- Davis B - Baker Wood Classics - "Making the Antiques of Tomorrow'

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#3 posted 03-23-2009 02:11 AM

This is very beautiful and exclusive in design. You did it excellently!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 03-23-2009 03:17 AM

There are so many projects being posted I can’t keep up with them but I’m glad I didn’t miss this one, that is nice ….....more pics, more pics. and details details . Did you make that lovely table also?

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#5 posted 03-23-2009 04:06 AM

Thats a beautiful bed.

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#6 posted 03-24-2009 03:50 PM

Beautiful bed! Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 11-16-2009 06:09 AM

Beautiful bed, you did a great build on it.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#8 posted 11-16-2009 06:13 AM

Wonderful bed David great details and finish.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#9 posted 06-13-2012 10:03 PM

David A great looking bed. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#10 posted 08-28-2016 03:19 AM

Absolutely beautiful. Great craftsmanship. Thanks for sharing.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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