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Project by Benji Reyes posted 1699 days ago 8487 views 30 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In 2006, I was commissioned by a friend to design a bed wherein he would build his room around it. The headboard is sculpted from Tindalo while the bedposts are hand carved from century old Molave posts reclaimed from a demolished house same as all woods I use in creating all my designs. The inlay on the sides are of ebony. Its home is a 44th floor penthouse in Makati, Philippines and its location is a witness to Manila Bay’s spectacular sunsets!

-- Benji Reyes, Antipolo, Philippines, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Benji-Reyes/88321902103?ref=ts





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sras

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#1 posted 1699 days ago

Beautiful! Very creative! Worthy of a penthouse location.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Roz

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#2 posted 1699 days ago

Fantistic!

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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Dez

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#3 posted 1699 days ago

Sweet!!!!!!!!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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WoodyWoodWrecker

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#4 posted 1699 days ago

Looks nice. Can I assume you changed your mind after you took the third picture and rounded the headboard off. Or is this two different beds?

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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Benji Reyes

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#5 posted 1699 days ago

I did round off the headboard and so with its ends.

-- Benji Reyes, Antipolo, Philippines, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Benji-Reyes/88321902103?ref=ts

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trouthunter

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#6 posted 1699 days ago

You are an artist. Thank you for sharing your creation.

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Chips

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#7 posted 1699 days ago

I really like seeing creative designs. Good job. Thanks for posting.

-- Make every day the best day of your life. Chips, Mississippi

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nailbanger2

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#8 posted 1699 days ago

I’m speechless again. How do you describe your work, Benji? It is certainly more than furniture!

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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huff

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#9 posted 1699 days ago

Benji, Your design and craftsmanship is truly a beautiful expression of your art form. Great piece!

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

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woodworm

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#10 posted 1699 days ago

Really very creative and imaginative design.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Benji Reyes

292 posts in 1711 days


#11 posted 1699 days ago

@ Nailbanger 2. I call my works functional sculptures. Thanks for your comments fellow LJs.

-- Benji Reyes, Antipolo, Philippines, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Benji-Reyes/88321902103?ref=ts

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Rj

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#12 posted 1699 days ago

Wow Benji This is gorgeous! everything you build is super unique ….I love it

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 1699 days ago

Wild and wonderful a really cool design another unique one of a kind Benji design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Dennisgrosen

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#14 posted 1699 days ago

waaauuuv cool design

Dennis

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johnnymo

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#15 posted 1698 days ago

Wow! Beautiful! Great job!

-- John in Arizona (but it's a dry heat!)

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