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Project by jawqn87 posted 02-03-2012 09:48 PM 1714 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my kithcen table. I did not make this table I simply refurbished it. The table started life as a floor model in Crate & Barrel and then lived for 5 years in a college house. Needless to say it has seen some rough times. If you look in picture 4 you can sort of see some of the damage that it had sustained.

I used a belt sander and stripped of the top layer of finish down to the mahogany that was underneath the gel stain. I then took some strips of purple heart and inlayed them into the surface as something to break up the top. I used 4-5 coats of polyurethane to finish off the project. I left the table skirt and the legs as the original color as they didn’t have a lot of issues and also I like the two tone look of it.

Thanks for looking.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 02-03-2012 10:09 PM

Very nice job on that table. I really like the inlay job!!............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 02-03-2012 10:27 PM

Wow what a difference ,a super nice upgrade and refurbish job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 02-04-2012 12:15 AM

Came out great

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#4 posted 07-26-2012 02:54 AM

Cool BeanZZ

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