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Project by Paulsgarage posted 1518 days ago 975 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We had very limited space on the sides of our king size bed and I had absolutely no luck finding the style and size of a table I was looking for. So I put some thought into it, came up with a plan in my head and they turned out exactly as I saw then in my head. These were the second real pieces that I built and I’ve had lots of requests from people that see them, so I’m wondering if I should build these in numbers and sell them! I used Poplar wood and painted these to match our black bedframe. Like the bookshelf, I dressed them up with some molding (ebony stain on the molding) and three coats of Poly.

-- Paul





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workerinwood

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#1 posted 1518 days ago

Great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 1517 days ago

This came out well good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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SteveMI

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#3 posted 1517 days ago

I made some table really close and found a local market for them in the black color. There is some design theme going around for black accent tables like those. Scuffed / distressed wear edges are really popular also.

Now I am getting orders for them in different colors. Usually for kids rooms, enclosed patio, mudrooms and the like. Not very much margin, but cash flow.

Steve.

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Paulsgarage

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#4 posted 1517 days ago

Thanks for the encouragement guys. Hopefully I’ll have more to post soon.

-- Paul

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Beginningwoodworker

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#5 posted 1338 days ago

Nice bedside table.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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