Valentines Day Mirror for my wife

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Project by Shawn posted 03-04-2008 06:54 AM 1709 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a simple frame for a mirror my wife wanted to go above the hutch in our dining room…it’s still the rain season so the wood hasn’t had much chance for UV exposure but I’m hoping it darkens up a bit over the summer. Enjoy.

-- Cheers

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#1 posted 03-04-2008 07:09 AM

I think UV rays still make it through the clouds.

Nice looking mirror.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 03-04-2008 07:16 AM

thanks Gary, what can I say, I’m a musician not a meterologist

-- Cheers

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#3 posted 03-04-2008 07:28 AM

beautifi; looking mirror, very nice. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 03-04-2008 12:24 PM


This is an interesting mirror and I am sure that your wife appreciated it.

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

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#5 posted 03-04-2008 12:58 PM

very nice. How does the mirror stay in the frame?

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 03-04-2008 02:49 PM

Nice work.

-- Hope Never fails

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#7 posted 03-04-2008 06:08 PM

magic Debbie magic. No routed a channel for the mirror to fit into then I placed the mirror, and brad nailed some thing strips on the back, leveled it with the frame using a hand plane and it was done.

-- Cheers

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#8 posted 03-04-2008 07:38 PM

Nice job, I like the angle cuts on the top.

-- Marge, Colorado

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#9 posted 03-07-2008 03:06 AM

Nice looking frame, and it fits the mirror. :)

-- Andy Stark

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