Kitchen Island

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Project by stevenb posted 1808 days ago 1804 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A friend wanted a kitchen island made from wood that she salvaged from an old barn. She was specific about the size and height and wanted awine rack at the bottom so this is what she got.

-- stevenb

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#1 posted 1808 days ago

Very nice I like the wine rack !

-- Woodisit

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#2 posted 1808 days ago

What are the bowtie shaped inlays on the top? Is that joinery to the legs? Also, what kind of stain/finish did you use?

It looks great!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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#3 posted 1808 days ago

Turned out very good. I also like the wine rack on the bottom.

-- James -

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#4 posted 1808 days ago

Steven, this is beautiful. Far more than I expected, I love it!! Thank you so much!!:D It doesn’t look anything like an old barn!

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#5 posted 1808 days ago

Very nice job on recycling old wood. I love the ideal of taking something what looks the life of it has been used and making a beautiful piece out of it.
Nice job.

-- Stanley, North Georgia

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#6 posted 1789 days ago

shopmania, i wor with olw wood all the time.i can bet his bowties on top are for either large nail holes or ding that were in the boards….

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

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