Craft Room Cabinets

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Project by christopherw posted 1827 days ago 10658 views 8 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project grew out of the stack of craft supplies, etc. that sprouted in our bedroom, which is just off of this office. My wife loves to scrapbook and sew and hopefully this will allow her to do that better, while providing a less cluttered bedroom for me. The cabinets are nothing but popular and plywood. The countertop is edge-banded oak plywood. The drawers were designed to her specifications…including drawers to hold scrapbooking paper and spools of thread. This was the largest project I have ever taken on…needless to say I had some project fatigue by the time I was finished.

-- CSW

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#1 posted 1827 days ago

Is that sewing machine built into the desk?? That looks so cool! Awesome work and I plan to use this as one of my wishlist items for my new desks to be build in the near future!

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#2 posted 1827 days ago

very nice work..

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#3 posted 1827 days ago

Your wife should be VERY pleased!
That came out really nice!
Good Job!

-- Having fun...Eric

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#4 posted 1827 days ago

Nice work, you wife will enjoy that.

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#5 posted 1827 days ago

Your project turned out great. Nice contrast with the oak counter tops with the white cabinets. Rest up from your fatique and jump on another project. I’m sure there are a few more items on the honey-to-do list. lol. Thanks for sharing and we look forward to your next project. Welcome to Lumber Jocks.

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#6 posted 1827 days ago

wonderful work Chris

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#7 posted 1827 days ago

Lots of work and storage space, very nice.

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#8 posted 1826 days ago

Great looking area for your wife. You did a very nice job on these pieces. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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#9 posted 1819 days ago

Christopher …

Great job …. nice addition to the room and nothing better than the look of built-in’s. Don’t stop now .. you’re on a roll! Start that next project before you lose your momentum.


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#10 posted 806 days ago

My wife would absolutely love something like this. Someday, after I learn what I’m doing.

-- Mike

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