bread box

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Project by shane posted 01-21-2012 05:58 AM 1297 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ok heres the story one of my passions is to take something old and make it look new again. This was my mother in laws bread box that was on her counter growing up. restored it best i could and refinished the hardware. stain is cherry with 3 coats of poly. the salt and pepper shakers are doll heads that i got at a craft store. made flat bottoms with the belt sander and hollowed out inside with the drill and a forstner bit. when my mother in law saw the set she cried, said it looked just like it did when she was a kid, and i gained some brownie points.

-- shane1138--"if you don't have time to do it right you must have time to do it again"

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#1 posted 01-21-2012 06:21 AM

Great job, you deserve some brownie points!!!!

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#2 posted 01-21-2012 07:53 AM

A good job and a good deed ,well done.

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#3 posted 01-21-2012 10:30 PM

Well done!

-- There is nothing in the world more dangerous, than a woodworker who knows how to read a micrometer...

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