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Project by mahdee posted 07-12-2016 10:51 AM 1499 views 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve been working on and off on this desk since last winter and finally finished it today. Combination of cherry and walnut seem to create a nice contrast especially once the cherry fully darkens.
Thanks for looking and all comments are welcomed.


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#1 posted 07-12-2016 12:31 PM

That is great work.

-- Isaiah 40:31

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#2 posted 07-12-2016 12:59 PM

Very nice work.

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#3 posted 07-12-2016 01:11 PM

Great spiral woodwork there with the legs/stretchers Mahdee. must have taken a lot of your time just to do the table top edges not to mention the legs.
You made Walnut and Cherry combination work for you although I never thought they would so well.
Good job Mhadee.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#4 posted 07-12-2016 01:48 PM

looks great

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#5 posted 07-12-2016 02:49 PM

Beautiful. Wood combination is great, design is great, and the extra added details are stunning (the drawer pulls, the pencil/pen grooves, the computer ports. Definitely heirloom quality. Thanks for sharing.

-- Leafherder

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#6 posted 07-12-2016 03:12 PM

Thank you very much for the kind words guys. Ken, the tabletop/drawer edges did take a long time to execute even though I used a router jig. Both the spiral and the edges needed a lot of “cleaning up”.
Leafherder, Thank you. I am very encouraged by your comment.


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#7 posted 07-12-2016 04:20 PM

What a beautiful ornate piece. I can only imagine what it will look like when the cherry darkens.

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#8 posted 07-12-2016 05:00 PM

Thank you Bob.


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#9 posted 07-12-2016 07:18 PM

Beautiful work!!

-- What to make next. Hmmm.

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#10 posted 07-12-2016 07:34 PM

Thank you Lou.


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#11 posted 07-12-2016 07:40 PM

I would expect to see that in some obscure antique shop full of other GREAT pieces

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#12 posted 07-12-2016 08:18 PM

Thanks Dick… May have to wait a few years for that to happens.


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#14 posted 07-12-2016 09:26 PM

Beautiful. Mahdee! A labor of love, obviously.

-- God bless, Candy

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#15 posted 07-12-2016 09:42 PM

very neat looking ….different and I just love different …...... LMAO GREAT JOB


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