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Project by Betsy posted 02-25-2012 10:44 PM 1366 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally finished. I started this set when my boss was six months pregnant with her first child. Lou Lou turns 2 soon so I thought I better hurry up and finish them. They turned out pretty well, but one chair is not as good as I would have liked. I had cut out most of the parts when I was not feeling well and obviously should not have been in the shop. But by the pictures I think she doesn’t mind the little boo boos.

Thanks for looking.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!





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#1 posted 02-25-2012 10:56 PM

Cool little Adirondack set

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#2 posted 02-25-2012 11:23 PM

Now that’s one happy little girl, Betsy! I’m sure you will always have a special spot in her heart for making these.

I think they look great. Especially like the design of the matching table.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 02-26-2012 01:41 AM

Thanks. I’m really happy with her reaction.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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#4 posted 02-26-2012 12:53 PM

Betsy, These look great and I think she likes them as well.

CtL

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#5 posted 02-26-2012 01:17 PM

Betsy you did a great job. Lou Lou looks cool with her sunglasses and she looks like she is on vacation.
Great JOB..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#6 posted 02-26-2012 02:29 PM

This set looks great, I wish I had made that for my daughter when she was younger, but at the time I had no room where I was. Beautiful.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#7 posted 02-26-2012 07:36 PM

Thanks all. It was a lot of fun watching her reaction. It’s one I won’t soon forget.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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#8 posted 02-29-2012 01:24 PM

Great job, Betsy, I don’t see any boo-boos! Children love things like that, makes them feel grown up, she will get a lot of use out of those chairs and table.

-- ~Julie~ followyourheartwoodworking.blogspot.ca

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#9 posted 04-04-2012 03:55 PM

Nice looking Adirondack set. My grandkids would love these.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#10 posted 09-24-2012 02:00 AM

Betsy my long lost Sawsister! I am pleased to see that you continue the craft of woodworking. The mini Adirondack set looks terrific!

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