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Matthew Smith and Woodleaf Studios periodically donate a piece of furniture to a local fundraiser. This is the third year that the Cancer Society is the recipient of a Woodleaf Studios creation for their fundraiser, The Raleigh Roundup. The cabinet seen here will be auctioned off to the highest bidder. Incidentally, the Woodleaf Studios donation is often the biggest money maker for the live auction portion of the fundraiser. Money raised by the Raleigh Roundup is used by the South Atlantic Division of the Cancer Society. Much of the proceeds go to local universities for cancer research.

This contemporary piece was designed to be used in a master bath or workout room for storage of towels and toiletry items. Features of the cabinet include mahogany construction, brushed stainless steel dowels, rods and pulls, cast aluminum legs, Nero fossil tiles, concealed European hinges, and Blum soft motion door dampeners.

-- Matthew, North Carolina, www.woodleafstudios.com





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patron

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#1 posted 1738 days ago

good for you , matthew .

in a world where most take ,
giving is still the best .

nice work ,
and a good heart ,
thank you !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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RexMcKinnon

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#2 posted 1738 days ago

Beautiful work and very thoughtfull.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 1738 days ago

Love it! The offset really makes it interesting! I would have thought it was cherry. The brushed stainless steel dowels, rods and pulls, cast aluminum legs & Nero fossil tiles, really set it off! Something to be proud of! I hope it takes in a bundle for the charity event!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Walnut_Weasel

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#4 posted 1738 days ago

Great looking piece and a great idea. It should not have any problems bring in the bucks!

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 1725 days ago

Very unique piece

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Matthew T. Smith

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#6 posted 1695 days ago

The cabinet sold for $1700.00 in the Raleigh Roundup live auction. That money goes to local American Cancer Society projects!

-- Matthew, North Carolina, www.woodleafstudios.com

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