Entry hall cabinet

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Project by gbear posted 2444 days ago 1836 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A neighbor asked if I could build a cabinet similar to one she had seen at Ikea. The one she saw was not of a size she could use. After looking at the piece, we opted to use 4 hinged doors instead of 2 sliding doors, reeded glass instead of clear, and bun feet. She wanted the piece hand painted (not sprayed) white to match some book cases she already had in the room. This is the result.

-- gbear, Carmichael, CA

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#1 posted 2444 days ago

this looks great!!! I really like this…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#2 posted 2444 days ago

Great cabinet. A nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#3 posted 2444 days ago

Very nice. The decision on the glass was correct in my opinion.

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#4 posted 2444 days ago

Very attractive cabinet! Nice work.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#5 posted 2444 days ago

All the design choices here were excellent, in my opinion. Great job on the construction as well.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#6 posted 2436 days ago

Nice cab, I like the clean lines to it. I think the reeded glass makes the irony of non-see-through glass complete.

-- Allegheny Woodshop

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