Napkin Holder with a few extras

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Project by FlyingMLB posted 12-01-2010 02:00 AM 5174 views 8 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, I started out with a couple of antique salt and pepper shakers from the thrift store. Wood is all beetle kill pine. Napkin holder is slab wood from a local sawmill. I leveled the base with a small router planer graciously passed to me from a good friend and neighbor, Thank You, Ted. Everything is doweled and glued. I used a natural grain enhancing stain and three coats of poly. I think it came out pretty well and can’t wait to get started on the next one.

-- Flying MLB *** A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.

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#1 posted 12-01-2010 02:05 AM

wow this is beautiful it is the most amazing is thing ever it is great.

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#2 posted 12-01-2010 02:24 AM

Very very nice! Beautiful finish.


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#3 posted 12-01-2010 04:00 AM

Everything you’ll ever need : ) Did you turn the toothpicks as well ? LOL
I was trying to think of a different type of napkin holder just yesterday , and here is a perfect idea : )

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#4 posted 12-01-2010 09:31 AM

Great job. It looks like it would, fit into the middle of the table in a log cabin just fine.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#5 posted 12-01-2010 04:16 PM

This looks great very well done.

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#6 posted 12-08-2011 06:48 AM

i like it

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#7 posted 08-07-2013 07:36 PM

Very nice works using natural wood.


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#8 posted 08-19-2013 09:42 PM

fantastic idea, nice work, I like the …

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