The Nightstand Has an Accent Too

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Project by Chris Davis posted 02-09-2012 12:52 PM 2356 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the nightstand that matches the “Desk with an Accent”. It is a 3 drawer nightstand with stained accent trim. One design feature I forgot to mention on the last project post was the raised panel sides. I didn’t want to use the normal raised panels because of the trim, I wanted a flatter surface for the trim. I ended up using 5/8” MDF for the raised section.

Here is the matching desk and hutch
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Building Pictures
Electric man sanding the sides
framed out nightstand
Painted but befor the trim

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#1 posted 02-09-2012 03:16 PM

Nice work…

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#2 posted 02-09-2012 03:31 PM

Nice work. Trying to figure out what the Tron jacket is all about… but I love the contrast in the pieces!

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#3 posted 02-09-2012 03:33 PM

How about the contrast in the jacket? Actually it is reflective strips on the jacket. The camera flash lights it up.

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#4 posted 02-09-2012 03:51 PM

Hi Chris,

That’s a good looking cabinet.


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#5 posted 02-09-2012 03:51 PM

Good job.

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#6 posted 02-09-2012 05:42 PM

Hello Chris

A great work on this nightstand

the contrast is really nice

Thanks for sharing

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#7 posted 02-09-2012 10:28 PM

I like the look of the nightstand, good combination of colors, just the right level of trim

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#8 posted 02-11-2012 01:54 AM

smart work

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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