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Project by Ivan posted 04-04-2012 02:48 PM 920 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mahogany Crib. Platform is 1/2 ply with reinforcing ribs. Hangers are actually for cafe doors. I had to cut a recess to get them to line up. I used press in threaded inserts as the screw in type always seem to pull wood up and leave a chipped surface.

I was tightening the last screw and my wife was already decorating it. I actually had to move the dust ruffle out of the way…

I wrote a blog on it, but not sure how to post a link to it. It’s my only blog to date, so it won’t be hard to find.

Now onto some drawers and window ledge! it never ends…


-- "Do it right the first time, you'll just kick yourself later..."

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#1 posted 04-04-2012 10:33 PM

If I had that crib I would never let a baby near it. It’s too nice to risk getting spit-up on!

Thanks for posting!
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#2 posted 04-05-2012 01:13 AM

Beautiful! This may be a piece I complete within a year myself. Never too early to get inspiration.

-- "Begin every endeaver with the end ever in mind."

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#3 posted 04-14-2012 09:44 PM

Very nice!

-- Michael,

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