Rustic Cedar Vanity

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Project by dougdeg posted 07-25-2009 03:12 PM 3080 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Our latest project, Full cedar vanity.
We used 1” thick cedar boards for the vanity base glued to 18” x 42” sat that on 2 -2” x 3 1/2” cedar to give us our toe kick space,
The side panels are natural edge cedar slabs we edge join them somewhat straight so we can get a glue edge, but we also add a few side supports that are glued and screwed. We do leave on some bark if it is solid,
The drawers are full 1” cedar boards and we use a full extension drawer slides,
The doors again are natural cedar slabs,
The top is natural edge 2” thick cedar slab
We accent it with a few small log pulls and handles and we have a vanity
Love build these units, this one is going to MD.

-- Doug Cedar Log Furniture,

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#1 posted 07-25-2009 03:48 PM

Nice rustic vanity. A Beautiful vanity in fact. Love the wood.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 07-25-2009 04:27 PM

Nicely built rustic vanity.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 07-25-2009 04:34 PM

What kind of a finish do you put on that or do you let the customer do that? Nice work by the way.

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#4 posted 07-25-2009 06:30 PM


-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#5 posted 07-25-2009 07:34 PM

Love that rustic stuff! Great job!

-- My workshop blog can be found at

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#6 posted 07-25-2009 07:40 PM

Great looking. The wood selection loks fantastic. The amount of wain on each side of the drawer fronts matching shows a great designer at work. Very nice.

-- 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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#7 posted 07-26-2009 12:34 AM

Great Looking Vanity!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#8 posted 07-26-2009 02:24 AM

cool rustic and unique well done

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 09-29-2009 01:13 PM

I like your cedar work. Do some myself, in fact quite a lot. Doug

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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