Hope Chest

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Project by Ryan posted 03-10-2012 04:43 PM 1387 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was one of my first completed projects. It is a hope chest that I built for my wife when her and I were still dating. We are married now for 2 1/2 years and the chest still sits at the bottom of our bed. I guess that means that she likes it! It is made from oak with golden oak stain and all the trim pieces stained with dark walnut for some contrast. The inside has a sliding drawer made from cedar.
Thanks for looking!

-- If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.

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#1 posted 03-10-2012 05:52 PM

That looks really cool, I enjoyed looking at it

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#2 posted 03-12-2012 08:16 PM

like that alot!

-- making something from nothing, and making it your own... thats life.

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#3 posted 03-14-2012 01:45 PM

I didn’t realize you posted this already. I forgot how amazing this turned out.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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