Shaker Coffee Table

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Project by James posted 03-31-2010 01:03 AM 5771 views 15 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is another shaker table I made after the end table. This was a fun project.

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#1 posted 03-31-2010 01:11 AM



Just beautiful.

Love everything about it.

Making it a favorite.

Fair warning: I might just have to steal your design :-)

-- -- Neil

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#2 posted 03-31-2010 01:12 AM

Very, very nice!

-- Mike, Southern IL

#3 posted 03-31-2010 01:15 AM

Awesome, nice dovetail!

-- Charles-Etienne Sauvé-Faucher, Ebéniste.

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#4 posted 03-31-2010 02:22 AM

very beautiful, love the style and choice of wood

-- Martin, Gatineau, Québec

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#5 posted 03-31-2010 03:16 AM

Did shakers drink coffee? LOL This is a wonderful table an ousting choice of woods and great build.

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 03-31-2010 04:01 AM

You may be right Jim. I guess I meant Shaker style for my coffee table.

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#7 posted 03-31-2010 04:09 AM

Super craftsmanship.
I like the design and finishing very much.

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#8 posted 03-31-2010 05:53 AM

Very nice table.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 03-31-2010 07:04 AM

Very nice work. What kind of wood did you use?

-- Thank You Veterans!

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#10 posted 03-31-2010 07:32 AM

That looks great, nice job.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#11 posted 03-31-2010 02:16 PM

Very beautiful piece. I love the choice of woods in this…. I’m inspired….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#12 posted 03-31-2010 03:00 PM

Beautiful piece – excellent craftsmanship.

Can you pull the drawers out from either side? I’ve seen that on some shaker pieces.

I assume this is maple and cherry. Am I right?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#13 posted 04-01-2010 12:51 AM

You are correct maple and cherry. I did not make the drawers pass through either side.

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#14 posted 04-02-2010 10:16 AM

Nice use of contrasting woods. great way to have the joint work stand out but not be the focal point.


-- What if truth were not compromised.

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