Cedar planter

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I loved this wood. It was called “decorative cedar” and was red and white. Finishing it with a UV protective stain changed the white to yellow and was a disappointment. I loved the red and white contrast. It does still look good in my yard though.

-- curious woodworker

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#1 posted 1494 days ago

Just gorgeous!!

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 1494 days ago

Nice little functional stand. We call that aromatic cedar in my neck of the woods.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#3 posted 1493 days ago

Very nice, I may have to,... ahem borrow the idear as I have bunch of leftover white cedar scrapes from a porch remodel I finished.

-- Doug...

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#4 posted 1493 days ago

Very cool! I really like the design and look of this. My bride would have a fit over one of these. Come to think of it… so would my Sister, Mom, Mother in-law, Sister in-law…. Wow I better hide this from them. I could become very busy if they ever seen this….lol

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#5 posted 1493 days ago

Nice, I like your design. I really want to do some outdoor furniture but I can’t find a good source for cedar.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#6 posted 1493 days ago

Thank you all for the nice comments. I am lucky to have a raw lumber yard (not sure what that is called?) about 30 minutes away. They have about every kind of wood you can imagine and is actually much cheaper than the local Menards and Home Depot. Of course you have to plane it (although they will do it for you quite cheaply) but to me that is part of the fun and I can do that at school.

-- curious woodworker

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#7 posted 1493 days ago

That is real nice. Being cedar it should last a very long time.

-- Lynn "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford

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#8 posted 1493 days ago

Nice looking plant stand

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 1493 days ago

Hello Kathy

A very nicely plant stand

I loike the design

Do you have pattern ? or is it yours inspiration ?

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#10 posted 1493 days ago

No, sorry, no pattern. I saw a picture of it online somewhere. OOPS Is that plagiarism???? LOL

-- curious woodworker

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#11 posted 1492 days ago

Very attractive stand, I really like it. Think this one is headed to favorites. Thanks, BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#12 posted 1491 days ago

Kathy…very nice looking project! Fun to see what us gals can add to our projects! Not saying competing with the guys! (or? LOL) Enjoyed viewing your other projects!

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#13 posted 1490 days ago

Nice plant stands. Always a nice addition to the plants….....................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#14 posted 1490 days ago

That really COOL…. Nice design… Nice job! Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#15 posted 1487 days ago

Looks great!

-- Scott - Katy, Texas

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