Nightstand for my wife

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Project by Christian Holihan posted 08-11-2016 06:12 PM 1096 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife finally has her nightstand. She wanted a certain design that needed to be modified to fit our space so everything was built from 1 reference picture.

It is poplar that she then painted with a few light coats to see some of the wood come through. Mortise and tenon base and sides with birch ply in grooves for the panels. I used a scratch stock to add the details on the edges and a router to edge the top, middle, and bottom.

Thanks for looking!

-- Nobody deserves particle board |

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Richard W. Hyman Jr

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#1 posted 08-11-2016 08:41 PM

Good looking night stand.

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#2 posted 08-11-2016 11:50 PM

Nice job!

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#3 posted 08-12-2016 08:13 AM

This nightstand turned out beautifully.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 08-14-2016 05:47 PM

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