Shoe cubby with inlay and marquetry

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Project by dewey10000 posted 04-18-2009 12:58 AM 1736 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Shoe cubby I made to tidy up the master BR closet. It holds 12 pairs of shoes and has 2 drawers for socks etc…

-- Dewey---------------------Everything is better with inlay or marquetry

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#1 posted 04-18-2009 01:01 AM

Great Job the most unique shoe cubby I’ve ever seen.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 04-18-2009 01:20 AM

great project

-- It's not a sickness, i can stop buying tools anytime.

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#3 posted 04-18-2009 01:32 AM

Too pretty to hide in a closet!

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

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#4 posted 04-18-2009 01:44 AM

Great job. Love the inlay and marquetry accents.
Great design.

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#5 posted 04-18-2009 01:58 AM

Nicest closet insert I’ve seen. Great craftsmanship on that.

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

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#6 posted 04-18-2009 05:00 AM

What was the name of that Philippine president that had like a thousand pairs of shoes? Maybe she could commission you to do a bunch of these. Nice work!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#7 posted 04-18-2009 06:07 AM

To nice to be in a closet. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 04-18-2009 06:20 AM

What kind of shoes do you have that need that kind of quality. I would put wine bottles in that! great job but let it out of the closet.


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#9 posted 04-19-2009 12:52 AM

Great job…my wife could use one of those, but then a wine rack does sound good too.

-- Vince

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#10 posted 04-19-2009 04:10 AM

Haha! Imelda Marcos was her name. I’ll bet she’d have kept you busy for a lifetime. Didn’t she die a few years ago?

-- Scott - Katy, Texas

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#11 posted 02-07-2010 09:00 AM

great looking shoe rack and drawer set… nicely built…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#12 posted 02-07-2010 09:13 AM

thats nice! Theres an alcove in my moms walk in closet right behind the door that would be perfect for something like this. Not that she has a lot of shoes or anything….rolls eyes

-- - Jei, Rockford IL - When in doubt, spray it with WD-40 and wrap it with duct tape. The details will attend to themselves.

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