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Project by Attila posted 1825 days ago 3761 views 27 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So…..We’re having a baby. That’s why we needed a bigger bed. My first thought was to use some leftover material that I bought in the Lowe’s. Finally, I built this King size bed from it during my weekend. Don’t you think that this lumber feels itself better in this form than being in the dumpster?...

-- attilakungl@gmail.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1825 days ago

wonderful rustic love it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Christopher

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#2 posted 1825 days ago

I love this! I especially like how you shaped the wood to give it a earthy look. Very well done. I bet when the time comes you could sell this for 2 g’s!

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Built2Last

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#3 posted 1825 days ago

Simply beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!
Very, very, very nice!!!
If you can’t tell by now, I really like it!!

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RobS

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#4 posted 1825 days ago

Great use of leftovers…Nice flow to the entire piece.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#5 posted 1825 days ago

I like the rustic look and the way you worked the knots into it. Best use I have seen from construction grade pine!

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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jussdandy

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#6 posted 1825 days ago

first off CONGRATS on the baby, as far as the bed goes, its great, love the look and the flow of it. got me thinking now as I really dont like my store bought one.

-- Randy I have the right to remain silent, just not the ability ; )

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griff

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#7 posted 1825 days ago

Amazing what can be built out of construction grade lumber , I really like the design.

A king size may not be big enough if you are planning on sharing it with the little one.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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coloradoclimber

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#8 posted 1825 days ago

wow, I would not have guessed, from construction lumber. That is an excellent execution.

Construction lumber is comparatively cheap so I’ve used it to make a few bunk beds and such, strong and cost effective, plenty good for rambunctious kids. But I’ve never considered dressing it up like this. I like this a lot. I’m gonna favorite this and give a shot at making something like it. Thanks for the idea.

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twill57

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#9 posted 1825 days ago

Looks very nice. Now, are you going to make a matching dresser and night stands?

-- Tom, Grove City, Ohio

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grizzman

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#10 posted 1825 days ago

i really love the bed…ive used const grade lumber myself on a book case unit..it turned out great…you did a super job and i know you enjoy laying in that verses a store bought…..congrats on your baby …now you and your sweetie can have room to nuzzle your new addition…..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Roger Clark aka Rex

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#11 posted 1825 days ago

I can just see Fred and Wilma Flintstone sleeping in it.

But….... a really cool bed – love it.

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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miles125

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#12 posted 1825 days ago

Really nice. Great job.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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huff

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#13 posted 1825 days ago

That’s a great looking bed. pretty big for a crib. lol

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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Monty Queen

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#14 posted 1825 days ago

Outstanding, you did a jammed up job out of wood from lowes and made a rustics bed that looks awsome.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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Mikeyf56

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#15 posted 1825 days ago

Nice work, and congrats!

-- Powered by Smith & Wilson~~~

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