A G&G style side table

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Project by onijack posted 10-31-2015 05:06 PM 2356 views 19 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The side table is made by me and sarah.and this is the first time we try tu make such furniture.It seems not bad,because our friends love it.
Because of some elements of G&G style furniture were comes from traditional furniture of chinese and japnese.But in china few people knew such styles of furniture,so when we first contract those funitures,it really seems familiar.It looks so beautiful and elegant.We all loved it deeply.
It’s so lucky,we have read some great book which were written by Darrell Peart.That’s so helpful for us to knew those details of making such furniture.And we are greatful.
I think maybe next time ,we can make such furniture better.

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#1 posted 10-31-2015 05:19 PM

Beautiful, What you did with the legs looks totally cool. How you jointed the ends I would like to see more pictures.

-- Dan

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#2 posted 10-31-2015 05:29 PM

I agree with your friends, I love it too.

-- Tim

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#3 posted 10-31-2015 05:56 PM

Lovely for sure. I agree with Daniel – the leg detail is marvelous. You did a great job!

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#4 posted 10-31-2015 06:11 PM

Wonderful, really nice detail. love the feet on the leg, great detail. The entire piece is beautiful. this is absolutely outstanding. compliments!!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#5 posted 10-31-2015 06:51 PM

Outstanding work!! Looking forward to seeing more from you.

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#6 posted 10-31-2015 09:06 PM

You did a wonderful job on that table! It helps that G&G is one of my favorite furniture styles. Congratulations!

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#7 posted 10-31-2015 09:15 PM

I really do like this table. It has a lot of character.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#8 posted 10-31-2015 09:24 PM

Wonderful. You married styles of furniture and made it your own. It’s like Tansu only better.

Please post more often.

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#9 posted 10-31-2015 09:36 PM

Beautiful work; very nice attention to detail.

-- Steve, in Morris County, NJ

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#10 posted 10-31-2015 09:41 PM

“I think maybe next time ,we can make such furniture better.”

Geez, I don’t know how it could get any better. That is an outstanding design and craftsmanship!

-- Art

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#11 posted 10-31-2015 10:45 PM

Both of you did such a fine job, it really is a beautiful table.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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#12 posted 11-01-2015 12:28 AM

It’s so nice!!!
Just love the way you two did the legs.

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#13 posted 11-01-2015 12:29 AM

Very nice. I like it.


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#14 posted 11-01-2015 02:14 AM

Beautiful table you two did great job on I love it if you get a chance I built a G&G style table check it out plz

-- dale

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#15 posted 11-01-2015 02:49 AM

You and Sarah make a great team and have much to be proud of.


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