Special Edition Dresser (Official MLB Balls for pulls) | Custom

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Project by Chris Davis posted 01-18-2012 08:42 PM 1784 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the dresser and nightstand that was built to match the Special Edition Baseball bed in the Hornsby color. It is my regular 6 drawer dresser and 2 drawer nightstand that I normally offer with my baseball beds, but with the change in wood and color. The wood is ash to match the bed and bats from Louisville Slugger. The color is a dye stain under a wiping stain combination.

Here is the matching bed
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These case goods were completed in December 2011
The customer made a request that we use “Official” Major League Balls. Normally I use any real baseballs that I can get my hand on, but the official version was a nice touch.

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#1 posted 01-19-2012 12:51 AM

What is up with the jacket in those pictures.


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#2 posted 01-19-2012 12:53 AM

Neat idea, I like it

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#3 posted 01-19-2012 01:33 AM

Hi Chris,

I was wondering about the heavy clothes too. Is your space unheated?

I know you are a professional, but I see things in your shop that could end up costing you dearly. Both physically and financially.

For example, no splitter on your saw. (I’ve heard the “I’ve been doing this for thirty years” thing, but it only takes once). Picture sitting on a stand, defending yourself against an attorney when an employee gets cut, without a splitter and a guard. You may as well just bend over…

Sawdust on the floor around machines, which makes for a slippery and uneven footing. And the heavy clothing that could get caught in a machine.

I know it’s none of my business, but you could end up in a heap of trouble, should something go wrong.

OK, I’ll go back to minding my own business now.


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#4 posted 01-19-2012 03:32 AM

i love the pulls!

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#5 posted 01-19-2012 03:57 AM

Anothor unique project,well done.

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#6 posted 01-19-2012 04:52 PM

This looks great! Thanks for posting!

-Jim; aka “Stumpy Nubs”
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#7 posted 01-20-2012 12:02 AM

Thanks everyone. Also thanks for the advice Lee.

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