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Project by pfconrey posted 01-30-2008 01:06 AM 977 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a day bed that I made for my daughter. My wife found a picture on a “posh” kids furniture web site and said “can you build this”?

It’s made from hard maple and maple ply with white oak as a secondary wood. Finished with white milk paint.

-- Being nice gets you stuff!





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Les Hastings

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#1 posted 01-30-2008 01:16 AM

Bet that made her smile,,, nice work!!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#2 posted 01-30-2008 02:20 AM

I bet you hear that a lot. Once you start building nice pieces like this there seems to be no end to everyone’s wish list. Your signature is quite appropriate. I assume that you always say yes dear but I need another tool.

Thanks for the post. It is a nice piece of furniture that I am sure you daughter appreciates.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 01-30-2008 03:42 AM

Very nice bed. It reminds me of the built in “nook” beds.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke." www.flickr.com/photos/gizmodyne

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#4 posted 01-30-2008 05:47 AM

posh !

welcome to lj’s

nice rose finials … are they handcarved ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#5 posted 01-30-2008 06:15 AM

A nice bed for a satisfied customer.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#6 posted 01-30-2008 11:02 AM

Great job. It looks great!

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#7 posted 01-30-2008 03:27 PM

Very nice work, excellent job.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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