Alyssa`s table and chairs

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Project by griff posted 02-15-2008 04:16 AM 1628 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This past Christmas my mother gave us some money to buy our two yr old daughter something for Christmas from her. I told my wife to buy some lumber and I would build her a tea party table. So about a week before Christmas I got started and finished just in time.
it is made from pine shelving finished natural with three coats of satin polyurethane.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 02-15-2008 04:22 AM

Conratulations, you’re now making family heirlooms. She’ll keep this forever. Nice work.

-- Bob A in NJ

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#2 posted 02-15-2008 04:41 AM

I like this a lot, Miike! I’m having a little trouble with visualizing the scale. I’m guessing the table is about 24” high?

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

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#3 posted 02-15-2008 04:59 AM

Very nice, Mike. This is just the sort of furniture that every little girl needs in her room to have tea with all of her friends- real and imaginary. She should get lots of use out of this and be able to pass it on to her children.

Great post.

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

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#4 posted 02-15-2008 06:22 AM

Charlie the top is 35” long and 22” wide and it is 22’ high

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#5 posted 02-15-2008 07:52 AM


-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#6 posted 02-15-2008 08:53 AM

Great looking table and chairs. Bet the kids really enjoy the set.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#7 posted 02-15-2008 06:21 PM

nice work griff. Bet your daughter will have alot of tea partys with that, nice going….

-- Mark, Hancock Maine,

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#8 posted 02-19-2008 12:56 AM

Grandma did good ;)
Well done!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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