Cedar Lined blanket chest

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Project by Branden Huth posted 11-19-2011 12:43 AM 4290 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cedar lined blanket/hope chest that I built for my neighbors. They wanted it to match the style of their existing bedroom furniture so I added the upholstered seat. It goes nicely with the headboard on their bed. I forgot to take pictures after the stain and finish was applied.


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#1 posted 11-19-2011 01:27 AM

Nice chest. I’m sure your neighbours are very happy with it.

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#2 posted 11-19-2011 06:02 AM

Very nice

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#3 posted 11-20-2011 08:10 PM

nice work!!

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#4 posted 11-28-2011 10:05 PM


I’ve been searching for a cedar-lined chest example, hopefully with Plans. I have two granddaughters, and with my travels I could not make the first one; now on sabbatical, I have time to make the second – your project provides a great inspiration. Do you have plans – even basic dimensions, and any commentary on how you did the upholestry(sp) would be most appreciated. I’m well-short of your league; but I’m certainly game.


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#5 posted 06-08-2016 04:28 PM

Do you have plans for this? or a link to the base plans you used?

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