Hope Chest

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Project by Eric posted 08-26-2009 12:15 AM 1720 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cherry wood with birch panels. Inlaid western red cedar. Used minwax red mahogany stain. Made for my daughters 19th birthday.

-- Eric Florida

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#1 posted 08-26-2009 12:20 AM

Very Nice Hope chest well done

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#2 posted 08-26-2009 12:22 AM

Eric, nicely done. I’m sure your daughter loves it.


-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning....

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#3 posted 08-26-2009 01:09 AM

Very nice hope chest!

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#4 posted 08-26-2009 11:32 AM

Hey Eric,
Sweet chest…well done.

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#5 posted 08-26-2009 01:01 PM

Beautiful piece.

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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#6 posted 08-27-2009 04:56 AM

Beautiful chest and the color came out fantastic.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#7 posted 08-27-2009 05:01 AM

Great Lookin Chest

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#8 posted 08-27-2009 01:10 PM

You did a fantastic job on taht chest for sure! I’m sure your daughter loves it, and knowing Dad built it, it makes it a very special piece. The color is great too.

-- Paul, Bristol,Rhode Island

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#9 posted 08-27-2009 09:23 PM

Very nice Chest. Should give years of use.

-- Marty Ohio

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