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Project by Billinmich posted 03-09-2008 08:15 PM 1822 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Needed something different in our room so I decided to build this set.All out of cherry except panels in back ,I used oak but I wish I had opted for cherry plywood.I’ll change that later on

-- Bill in Mich





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teenagewoodworker

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#1 posted 03-09-2008 08:40 PM

wow looks great. enjoy!

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 03-09-2008 08:41 PM

Hi Bill,

This is a very interesting piece of furniture. It is very unique and it is certainly the focal point of the room. I have been asked to build a bed and this gives me some ideas.

I noticed the wainscoting in the first picture. Does this extend around the room or did you put it in here as a filler?

The only drawback, from my perspective, that I can see is that my wife feels it is her mission in life to constantly rearrange the furniture just for the sake of change. If I were to build something like this it would be “difficult” to continually rearrange it.

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

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arthur

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#3 posted 03-09-2008 09:50 PM

just wanted to say that is awesome, great work.

-- arthur, texarkana,tx

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ND2ELK

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#4 posted 03-09-2008 11:25 PM

Hi Bill

Nice looking bed room unit. Did your son in-law help you with this unit? You guys did such a great job on the table and chairs you should keep working together.

Tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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darryl

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#5 posted 03-10-2008 12:05 AM

That is a nice looking piece of work.
Did you build it as a modular unit, or is that all one piece?

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kjwoodworking

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#6 posted 03-10-2008 12:16 AM

Good job, looks great!

-- Kirk H. -- http://www.kjwoodworking.com

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GaryK

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#7 posted 03-10-2008 01:29 AM

Very nice! Tha lighting is great.

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

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cajunpen

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#8 posted 03-10-2008 07:16 AM

Good looking bed unit. I think that it will look even better when and if you get around to changing the oak ply out for cherry ply. Might be a lot of work though.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#9 posted 03-10-2008 01:35 PM

That is an impressive project.

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#10 posted 01-29-2010 08:52 AM

nice looking headboard design…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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