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Here is picture of the finish product, my mom had something do with picking the farbic. Thats a woman’s color :) She is also hiding my bad woodworking, LOL!
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#1 posted 10-16-2010 07:21 AM
Looks great Charles.
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#2 posted 10-16-2010 08:47 AM
It looks right at home in your mom’s house.Job well completed..
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#3 posted 10-16-2010 11:01 AM
Beautiful piece Charles. I am sure your mother had very little to hide.
-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.
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#4 posted 10-16-2010 11:44 AM
I can’t see the chair? It is hiding under that horrible fabric that your mom picked. LOL Take off the cushion and take some more pics so we can see your chair. :) I am positive the chair does not need to hide.
-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."
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#5 posted 10-16-2010 01:13 PM
well you did it charles
from conceptto complete
and an excellent work it is
i am happy for you and know that mom is proud tooand happy a place to relaxand thank God for such a good son
-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle
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#6 posted 10-16-2010 01:35 PM
way to go charles – came out super , even with the girly colored pad!! lol whats the next build?
-- -erik & christy-
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#7 posted 10-16-2010 02:10 PM
Super Looking Chair, CJ!!
Looks like both our Moms like flowery prints for chair covers.
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#8 posted 10-16-2010 02:19 PM
Man that’s a great looking chair!! How does she sit?
-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX
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#9 posted 10-16-2010 02:41 PM
You made a nice chair.Mom is happy.Life’s good!Good job, CJ!
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#10 posted 10-16-2010 03:00 PM
Looks good to me. Nice to see some color added rather than the old plain covering. Nice job!
-- Life is good.
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#11 posted 10-16-2010 03:22 PM
Excellent chairs, actually floral is not a womans pattern. Although I bet you were leaning towards a more classic brown leather. I’m sure mom has the best (and only) hand built chair in the neighborhood!!!!
-- Bob Kenosha Wi.
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#12 posted 10-16-2010 03:41 PM
Well, the arms look nice and so does the front, but I have to agree with rivergirl. How about a side shot and one with the cushions off?
-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive
#13 posted 10-16-2010 03:47 PM
Maybe Steve! Matt, she sits great!
Eric in Florida.
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#14 posted 10-16-2010 05:47 PM
If your Mom likes it, that’s all that matters.You are a good son.
-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford
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#15 posted 10-16-2010 06:09 PM
great job…I loved the whole blog…congrats on being done!
Charles you should add a link to the blog in the project description area and say something like: “If you would like to see how I built my chair check out my blog for more details.”
Just an idea…it would be nice for people who join later and stumble across your chair down the road.
-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007
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