Walnut mirror

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Project by xylophage posted 03-30-2012 05:13 PM 1040 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just an update on a pice I made several years ago. I finally got a mirror for this frame, and I must say it looks great. The main wood is walnut. With sappy bubinga inlays bordered with curly maple. If anyone is interested I got the mirror from Doulles glas in Virginia. Its 24,3/4” it had to be custom cut, with a 1” bevel for $120. by far the best price i could find anywhere. Hope you all enjoy, thanks.

-- D.A Winograsky

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#1 posted 03-30-2012 08:11 PM

Very nice. The frame deserved the beveled mirror.

-- Ain't better or worse than any other woodpecker in the woods.

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#2 posted 03-30-2012 08:39 PM

It looks great. The design of the frame and the combination of woods is vert attractive.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 03-30-2012 08:54 PM

Thanks to both of you. I made the pice to sell but i could not part with it. It sat behind my couch for almost 5 years…LOL.

-- D.A Winograsky

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#4 posted 03-30-2012 09:06 PM

wow – I can’t believe the price of glass. That’s an eye opener.

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#5 posted 03-30-2012 09:12 PM

That is really beautiful

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 03-30-2012 09:14 PM

Yeah, the glass company was great, I ordered it on a sunday and it was at my place on wednesday.

-- D.A Winograsky

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#7 posted 03-31-2012 01:22 AM

Very nice work indeed!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#8 posted 03-31-2012 01:39 AM

Excellent work

-- Vince

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#9 posted 03-31-2012 08:30 AM

Very Nice Project! Thanks For posting!

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#10 posted 03-31-2012 12:41 PM

the table& frame niche, inside your front door is very attractive & welcoming. super looking.

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#11 posted 04-01-2012 05:04 PM

Great craftsmanship and definitely pretty. Bevel mirrors are expensive. We’re building a mirror frame now with a 50 handcarved tulip swag hanging over the top valance. The beveled mirror is 32 inches wide and 72 inches high, The cost of the beveled mirror is $800.00 is what the lady told us.
And we sure going to let mirror people install it and help us put the frame to the wall.

-- Bruce Free Plans

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