Red Oak Quilt/plate Rack

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Project by Kipster posted 03-15-2008 10:53 PM 2371 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife started collecting quilts and wanted to display them. We put are heads together and came up with this design.

I cut the large cove molding using a shop made angled parallell jig on the table saw. There is a groove for the plate rail on top. I made this about 20 yrs. ago. so it’s a little worse for wear. My wife changes the quilt out 2 or 3 times year. She displays a chritsmas quilt and other seasonal quilts during the year.

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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#1 posted 03-16-2008 12:16 AM

Terrific way to show off a quilt and top them off with decorative china. Looks very pretty, decorative as well as serving a purpose, nice and tidy!

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#2 posted 03-16-2008 12:28 AM

That’s an interesting combination? Very nice.

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

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#3 posted 03-16-2008 09:32 AM

Kip that is a clever design. Let’s you display the quilt and some other items.

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

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#4 posted 03-16-2008 11:09 AM

Nice looking quilt rack. Your wife and you came up with a beautiful design


-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#5 posted 03-16-2008 02:23 PM

Very nice design.

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#6 posted 08-14-2008 02:31 AM

As a quilters wife I had to peek at this, very nice.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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#7 posted 08-14-2008 05:49 PM


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