Night stands are done

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Project by Les posted 1219 days ago 2045 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well the night stands are finally done. I brought then in today after the final rub out and put together. The first picture are the parts cutout and ready, two is the legs with the ebony inlay installed, 3 is the units in the shop ready for the move, and the lasts one are installed in the bedroom. The wife is please so that is great. I have a chest of drawers to build and that room will be done.

They have a coat of WB Garnet shellac for a seal, a coat of light cherry stain, and 7 coats of WB lacquer.

Thanks for looking


-- Stay busy....Stay young

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#1 posted 1219 days ago

Very cool! Love the angled corners – I was wondering what the triangle pieces were when looking at the first picture. It became clear when I saw the finished works.

Great Job!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#2 posted 1219 days ago

Those are some good looking night stands. It’s good to see the pictures in progression, even if you’re making most of us look bad. I always get my head down and start working and forget about posting pictures. The lamps in the last pictures, did you make them too? They’re also nice.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#3 posted 1219 days ago

Nice looking night stands. Really like the lamps, they make a nice match for the night stands. I’m retired and a Hoosier also.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#4 posted 1219 days ago

A+ for sure! Great lines and finish all the way around! Really nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 1219 days ago

Thanks for looking guys.
I can’t take credit for most of the pictures, the wife keeps things up to date for me. Yes the lamps are also mine, We have found a furniture line we really like and I kinda of fashion my stuff after that. Lots more pieces to make, but it keeps me out of trouble.


-- Stay busy....Stay young

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#6 posted 1219 days ago

Beautiful!! Nice design – great job.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Grant Davis

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#7 posted 1219 days ago

Very nice, I love the look of the mitered corners and the dark wood accents. Did you also make the lamps?

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#8 posted 1218 days ago

Lamps are mine also

-- Stay busy....Stay young

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Dan Hux

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#9 posted 1218 days ago

great looking nightstands and lamps

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#10 posted 1218 days ago

Hello Les

I love it

Well done

An original design

I would see a picture for the structure
How have you assembled all the pieces ?

Thanks for sharing

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

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#11 posted 1216 days ago

Love the edge design, the inlay gives it a nice touch.
Gotta love women who keep track of your progess for you, mine does the same thing.

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