Bedroom Set

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Project by adam77 posted 10-28-2011 02:17 AM 1363 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was summer project. I built bedroom set for my son. The nightstand and wide dresser were plans from plansnow. The tall dresser I drew up all the plans. I used all cherry exept the drawers, they are poplar. (I cant get over how heavy each piece is!) I used a water based stain from target coatings THe color was cherry toner, then i sprayed 4 coats of target coatings Laquer satin.

This was a fun project. Mortise/tenon joinery for frames,dovetail drawers, and solid hardwood top are some of highlights.

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#1 posted 10-28-2011 02:35 AM

Beautifully done!

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

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#2 posted 10-28-2011 02:52 AM

Absolutely superb!

-- “When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.” ― Thomas Sowell

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#3 posted 10-28-2011 02:53 PM

Love the foot/leg detail!

-- "Let he who does not work in wood, find something else that's half as good." (can't remember who I'm quoting)

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#4 posted 10-28-2011 03:08 PM

Fantastic job. I agree with a nice job on the leg/foot detail.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#5 posted 10-28-2011 03:21 PM

Beautiful Bedroom Set.

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#6 posted 11-01-2011 05:33 PM

Great looking bedroom set. I really like the nightstand. Not overly cluttered with too many design elements but still really stands out due to the fine craftsmanship. Thanks for sharing.

-- Matt -

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