LumberJocks

shaker night stand

  • Advertise with us
Project by kansas posted 851 days ago 1561 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Night stand made of cherry. Through tenons with pegs. Drawer is box joinery. Size is roughly 15”x15”x26”. Finish is one coat of boiled linseed oil, then satin poly sprayed with Earlex.





13 comments so far

View William's profile (online now)

William

8914 posts in 1444 days


#1 posted 851 days ago

Very nice.
I like the drawer handle.
Where did you get that from?

-- http://wddsrfinewoodworks.blogspot.com/

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11639 posts in 2289 days


#2 posted 850 days ago

The color / finish came out very nice.
Is this table meant to be disassembled ? What’s holding the top in place ?
Thanks

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View Martyroc's profile

Martyroc

2708 posts in 907 days


#3 posted 850 days ago

Beautiful work, cherry was an excellent choice for this.

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

View ZED's profile

ZED

83 posts in 960 days


#4 posted 850 days ago

Wow that is beautiful, great job.

-- A good craftsman is able to make it work with the tools he has, I still need more tools

View 8iowa's profile

8iowa

1489 posts in 2363 days


#5 posted 850 days ago

Really nice! I love the Shaker style.

Did you design this?

-- "Heaven is North of the Bridge"

View blackcherry's profile

blackcherry

3148 posts in 2424 days


#6 posted 850 days ago

Can’t say I’ve ever seen this style shaker piece but it very attractive and your workmanship is wonderfully, thanks for posting…BC

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112000 posts in 2179 days


#7 posted 850 days ago

Very nice work ,I’ve never seen a shaker piece with through tenons. I would call this style closer to arts N crafts.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View doncutlip's profile

doncutlip

2832 posts in 2157 days


#8 posted 850 days ago

True to style and it looks great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View kansas's profile

kansas

152 posts in 2303 days


#9 posted 850 days ago

William, Believe it or not, handle came from Lowe’s. The stand is for her room and it’s the one she wanted.

Dusty56, I thought about leaving it all loose and it seemed fairly rigid but I went ahead and glued the dadoes. Top is just attached with washerhead screws through oversized holes to allow for movement.

Design is my own, and could be argued is also somewhat arts and craft style.

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11639 posts in 2289 days


#10 posted 849 days ago

Thanks . I hadn’t known the Shakers to build knock-down tables , and was also leaning towards the arts and craft period furniture instead. : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View SuburbanDon's profile

SuburbanDon

482 posts in 1595 days


#11 posted 849 days ago

Looks nice. Showing my ignorance but what kind of wood is it ?

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

View Rick's profile

Rick

6455 posts in 1634 days


#12 posted 849 days ago

Very Nice Project! Thanks For posting!

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11639 posts in 2289 days


#13 posted 849 days ago

@ SubDon,

Night stand made of cherry. Through tenons with pegs. Drawer is box joinery. Size is roughly 15”x15”x26”. Finish is one coat of boiled linseed oil, then satin poly sprayed with Earlex.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase