Pirate Corgi toy chest

  • Advertise with us
Project by simoncpj posted 03-18-2017 06:28 PM 684 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am just starting out woodworking and wanted to build a toy chest for our corgis. I liked the idea of a pirate chest so made one of pine and stained it darker. The front folds down in a flap that can be closed and held in place with a lip that fits into a rabbet on the lid to keep it closed.

I think the handles are too small and it needs some sort of closure/lock for decoration on the front.

The dogs do walk up the front to select toys and it keeps the family room a bit tidier.

No idea why the last photo rotatedj

5 comments so far

View doubleDD's profile


7870 posts in 2240 days

#1 posted 03-18-2017 07:19 PM

Now that’s a cool idea and will look good in the room. Nice build.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

View BB1's profile


1211 posts in 1045 days

#2 posted 03-19-2017 01:47 AM

Looks great.

View helluvawreck's profile


32087 posts in 3063 days

#3 posted 03-19-2017 11:30 AM

This chest looks great and is so nicely done. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

View WayneC's profile


13783 posts in 4294 days

#4 posted 03-19-2017 01:46 PM

Awesome. I am also owned by a Corgi.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

View david38's profile


3518 posts in 2540 days

#5 posted 03-19-2017 02:57 PM

very nice

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics