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Dress-up Cabinet

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Project by John posted 06-24-2017 03:03 AM 347 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

Built a dress-up armoire for my daughters. SWMBO requested a cabinet for a specific corner in the girls play room. I took this opportunity to build it completely with hand tools. Raised panels, T&G beaded back panel, dovetailed case, and hand cut dados. No electrons were spared this time. I chose clear pine to make my life easier, but with all the effort, I really wish I went with cherry or walnut.
Finished with milk paint and polycrylic.
This build took much longer than usual, but it has been well received and I had a blast building it.
Comments and critizims are always welcome.

-- I measured once, cut twice, and its still too short...





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#1 posted 06-24-2017 03:18 PM

Pretty awesome and all by hand. An heirloom for sure! Hope they enjoy it for many, many years !!

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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