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Made for order in a small space. It will be in the bedroom of a young lady. Size:24×10x20
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#1 posted 02-22-2012 04:01 AM
Small but very nice. The color variations are eye catching. Thank you for sharing.
-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon
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#2 posted 02-22-2012 04:17 AM
Nice contrasts and well made.
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#3 posted 02-22-2012 04:21 AM
Looks nice, The red against the dark legs and the light top really makes it pop
-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.
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#4 posted 02-22-2012 04:24 AM
What process did you use to get the pine that dark for the legs and look that even? It is a very nice look that my wife would love.
#5 posted 02-22-2012 05:21 AM
I used one coat dark ebony stain and DEFT clear wood finish.
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#6 posted 02-22-2012 05:56 AM
Unique design well done.
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#7 posted 02-22-2012 08:25 AM
Thanks Steve. Considering how even the color is, I had expected that you had used some kind of sealer or anti-blotching formula. What brand of stain was that?
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#8 posted 02-23-2012 02:31 AM
Very interesting piece. I like it.
-- Adam - Langley, British Columbia (Canada)
#9 posted 02-23-2012 03:14 AM
I used the following stain:OlympicWood stainDeep ebony 41558I brushed it on the surface, wiped it off after 3 minutes. Let it dry overnight, and rubbed the surface with a rough rag. When I brushed the clear coat, the stain started to mix a bit with the coat, my brush got a bit black. This gives the pretty even color. (I hope you understand, my English needs some brush up (I was born in Hungary))
#10 posted 02-23-2012 03:49 AM
I understand perfectly Steve, thank you for the additional information.
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#11 posted 02-23-2012 04:26 AM
Steve that is fabulous. I use pine for my shop cabinets and for some items in the house too. I know pine can be cupped and warped but pine is fine to me.
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