Maple and Purple Heart Doll Bed

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Project by Hutch posted 04-04-2009 11:16 PM 2477 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Years ago my Aunt made a Raggedy Ann Doll for my Sister complete with bedding and a cardboard box bed. Recently my Sister informed me that baby needs a new bed so my Niece can now enjoy the doll. I made this bed out of maple and purple heart. Mini frame and panel and mini mortise and tenon. Finished with an oil/ varnish blend wiping varnish. It was a pretty fun little project. The finished dimensions are 11 1/2 X 15” for the bed and the headboard is 6” tall and the footboard is 3” tall.

-- We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give - Winston Churchill

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#1 posted 04-05-2009 01:22 AM

Nice design!


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#2 posted 04-05-2009 01:38 AM

I’ll bet your niece loved that. Very nice job and design. Thanks for sharing.

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#3 posted 04-05-2009 05:16 AM

Ann looks so comfortable. Very nicely done.

-- All the test cuts in the world won't stop you from cutting the outside when you meant to cut the inside. doh!

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#4 posted 04-05-2009 05:36 AM

Great Lookin Bed

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#5 posted 04-05-2009 06:52 PM

Unlike anyone else’s doll bed

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#6 posted 02-10-2010 05:06 PM

nice bed

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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