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My husband has a great habit of bringing home wood from a jobsite that he thinks I may enjoy. I’ve never had a chance to look at lilac wood before. We were really surprised at the grain colors inside.

-- Bevy - NH

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#1 posted 01-28-2012 02:48 AM

What a pretty wood! I have a few lilac’s in the yard!

Thanks for sharing with us!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 01-28-2012 04:29 AM

Nice pens with some neat wood. Made a duck call awhile back from what I was told was lilac. It does have some neat grain and color. Nice job.

-- Duane, Iowa

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#3 posted 01-28-2012 04:51 AM

I recently had a storm bring down part of our ancient lilac bush. It does have amazing color and grain. It also has a perfumy smell, especially when you dry it in the microwave! I’m looking forward to work with it.

Nice set!

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA -

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#4 posted 01-28-2012 05:14 AM

Wow that is cool great job.

-- Custom furniture

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