LumberJocks

Countertop Wine Rack

  • Advertise with us
Project by Don posted 09-04-2009 05:30 PM 2651 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just completed this for my wife for her birthday. It was a fun project and because it was small, I was able to use materials I had around the shop.

The darker wood was taken from the middle portion of a headboard I took apart to make larger for a Queen size mattress. After sanding off the finish, my best guess is Walnut but after applying the finish, it came out more red/brown like Mahogany. I dunno….

Lighter wood is from pieces of Hickory I had left over from the folding Adirondack chairs I finished a couple of months ago.

Like the TV stand project, I like the contrast of the two woods.

Finished off with a few coats of Wipe on Poly.

Hope you like!

-- -- Don in Ottawa, http://www.donebydon.ca





4 comments so far

View Billinmich's profile

Billinmich

237 posts in 2485 days


#1 posted 09-04-2009 05:51 PM

Nice little project,now you have to make her some bottle stoppers

-- Bill in Mich

View huff's profile (online now)

huff

2810 posts in 2039 days


#2 posted 09-05-2009 03:03 AM

I like your design on the wine rack. nice job.

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

View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Beginningwoodworker

13347 posts in 2427 days


#3 posted 09-05-2009 03:14 AM

Nice wine rack.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

View John Gray's profile

John Gray

2370 posts in 2639 days


#4 posted 09-05-2009 04:37 AM

COOL!!!! I saved the pictures for Christmas reference.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase