cherry crib

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Project by PrairieCedar posted 03-27-2016 01:19 AM 614 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just completed this cherry and curly cherry crib for my daughter. Finished with natural danish oil.

-- Darrell, Millet, Alberta

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#1 posted 03-27-2016 04:17 AM

Beautifully selected Cherry and nicely done!

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#2 posted 03-27-2016 09:47 AM

I am taking on the same project, in fact a very similar design. I am however making two of these because my daughter-in-law decided to bless us with twin grandchildren. I am quite interested in the finish. I have been looking at BLO and non-yellowing varnish. please explain the process of finishing with Danish oil.

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#3 posted 03-27-2016 11:51 AM

very nice

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#4 posted 03-27-2016 01:12 PM

Fantastic crib, hope it is not a one time use, to own a beautiful crib like that one should be planning many more babies.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 03-27-2016 02:31 PM

Just be sure your top coat finish is edible. First thing babies seem to do after sitting up is chewing through the bars. I used a mineral oil mix that made a nice sheen, dried well and the worst it can do if ingested is give one the trots

-- "Experience is what you get the day after you needed it" Mark Twain

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#6 posted 03-27-2016 02:52 PM

beautiful job – congrats

-- Greg Simon

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