|Project by DocsDesigns||posted 10-24-2015 11:50 AM||1267 views||2 times favorited||7 comments|
Ironically after building furniture for over a year now, this is my first project with drawers. We needed a storage chest in our foyer to replace an old set of drawers from year is ago. I designed this to fit the bill from start to finish. It’s 1-1/2” poplar frame construction with poplar plywood inset panels trimmed with ogre moulding. I created the top with doubled over 3/4” poplar plywood with edge banding. Drawer boxes are Baltic birch with mitered dryer fronts/faces. This was also my first opportunity to use my new Earlex HVLP sprayer and got awesome results! Blended a custom color stain and finished it off with a spar urethane finish. Needless to say the wife is very happy and I have some furniture orders coming in.