Arts & Crafts - 10 door chest of drawers/dresser

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Project by Jero posted 04-08-2010 07:48 PM 6927 views 60 times favorited 39 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Modeled after a similar dresser that was posted here on lumberjocks.

Red oak construction, solid top with breadboard ends, through mortise and tenons on the front. Drawers are flush fit quartersawn red oak with metal slides and mission style pulls. Drawer fronts are pinned to the drawer sides as shown in FWW a few months ago. Stained with Varathane, Gunstock stain.

-- Jeremy - Marshfield, WI

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#1 posted 04-08-2010 07:54 PM

Great looking chest of drawers. I like the finish color and the construction. Will last for generations I am sure.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#2 posted 04-08-2010 07:57 PM

Very attractive piece, well done.

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

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#3 posted 04-08-2010 07:59 PM

I’m impressed. I really like this piece. and echo Max’s comments above regarding construction and color…..

-- "Everything that is great and inspiring is created by the individual who labors in freedom" -- Albert Einstein

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#4 posted 04-08-2010 08:31 PM

Wow very impressive. Love the detail and the finish is excellent. I have added it to my favorites.

-- Alex

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#5 posted 04-08-2010 09:05 PM

Awesome work!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#6 posted 04-08-2010 09:07 PM

Jeremy, thanks for sharing this beautiful project. It is a wonderful piece of work. The finish is amazing.

-- Randy, Tupelo, MS ~ A man who honors his wife will have children who honor their father.

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#7 posted 04-08-2010 09:17 PM

Very nice work. I especially like how you made Red Oak look not so much like well, Red oak.

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#8 posted 04-08-2010 09:17 PM

That is a beautiful piece! The blending of tones on the drawer fronts and frame is excellent. Thanks for sharing.


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#9 posted 04-08-2010 09:50 PM

Fantastic piece of woodworking. 1st class in every respect!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#10 posted 04-08-2010 10:02 PM

My, my. That is a really handsome piece.

Good job,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#11 posted 04-08-2010 10:03 PM

Me likes!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#12 posted 04-08-2010 10:52 PM

Jeremy, that is stunning and classic looking.

I actually like how you mixed the QS and flatsawn oak on the front.

Excellent and professional looking job on the construction, as well as the appropriate finish.


-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#13 posted 04-09-2010 01:49 AM

looks good from where I’m sittin

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#14 posted 04-09-2010 02:31 AM

I admire.

I applaud.

I like.

I respect.

I appreciate.

I WANT :-)

Really wonderful execution of one of my very favorite styles ! Bravo !!!

-- -- Neil

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#15 posted 04-09-2010 03:39 AM

Nice work!

-- Tim, Nevada MO

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