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So my youngest daughter needs a bed for American girl doll, hmmm

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Project by dan abalos posted 1524 days ago 1641 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So my youngest daughter asks me if I can build a bed for her doll, hmmm. Of course I can I say just tell me the size you want and I’ll see what I can do.
She comes back with a little sketch and true dimensions and says how long till I get it? She’s very demanding but also very emotional, I pity the man she will marry someday. LOL
I had a bunch of scrap oak from a project so I set out to build a doll bed from red oak, red oak for a doll bed, I can’t believe it either.
I design and build all of my projects using autocad and my walnut sized brain. Here it is!
I have yet to add the very needed underside drawer for the clothes but it’s coming soon.
Hope you enjoy.
~Dan

-- Beer is the reason I exist on this earth, that and my family! (Aurora, IL) my blog: http://justanaveragedad.wordpress.com/





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 1524 days ago

Nice job. I have 3 Granddaughters that have American Girl dolls (way too many of them). I just might have to try my hand at making them beds (but not out of Oak, I’m thinking Pine :-))

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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workerinwood

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#2 posted 1523 days ago

Looks good!! This is only the beginning.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Jerry

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#3 posted 1523 days ago

Yes….American Girl dolls…...here we go

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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#4 posted 1523 days ago

good work Dan

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Vicki

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#5 posted 1523 days ago

Nice looking bed. I made one for a friend’s daughter, but I used pine scraps. Cool idea about the underside drawers. I look forward to follow up pics.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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