The Dresser

  • Advertise with us
Project by horky posted 11-10-2017 03:46 AM 1083 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The dresser that goes with the bed

is completed. White Oak, gray stain, General Finish HP topcoat, semi-gloss, wax. Joinery is mortise/tenon, tongue/groove, dovetails and a couple pocket screws. Top is floating with blocks in grooves in top rails. Drawer slides are dovetailed slides. Tenons in corner uprights are through tenons. Dust panels under all drawers.
Roughly 64”W x 46”H x 22”D … Big and Heavy for sure. Sorry for the couple sideways pics .. don’t know how to fix.

6 comments so far

View BurlyBob's profile


5973 posts in 2462 days

#1 posted 11-10-2017 06:30 AM

That’s very nice. I really like the design. The arrangement of the drawers is very unique.

View Andrek's profile


440 posts in 2106 days

#2 posted 11-10-2017 11:50 AM

Bravo, very nice work, one more heirloom piece of furniture.
Keep on making saw dust

-- andrek

View Fiddy's profile


187 posts in 1507 days

#3 posted 11-10-2017 11:51 AM

I really like that design and color, came out great. Dovetails look great too, how’d you cut them?

View horky's profile


250 posts in 3127 days

#4 posted 11-10-2017 11:59 AM

Thanks for the comments. Dovetails were cut using a router and a Leigh DR4 jig

View helluvawreck's profile


32087 posts in 3063 days

#5 posted 11-10-2017 02:40 PM

This is a very nice dresser.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

View gsimon's profile


1293 posts in 2310 days

#6 posted 11-11-2017 04:04 PM

great looking dresser – I like the extra size/drawers – very substantial
For this pics just double click them on your desktop, (by default they will open in Picture Viewer or what ever program opens your jpeg), then rotate with left or right arrows then exit and it will save the right way up :)

-- Greg Simon

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