Apothecary Cabinet

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Project by RickRogers7 posted 04-06-2012 06:21 PM 4049 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had removed the shelf boards during a remodel of our upstairs closet and was looking for a small project to re-use these boards. These boards are from the house my wife grew up in. We’re going to be moving and I thought it would be a nice memory to take with us.
After cutting around the knots and laminating, this is what I came up with.

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#1 posted 04-06-2012 07:42 PM

Very nice work! What size are the drawer fronts?

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#2 posted 04-06-2012 09:00 PM

This looks soooo awesome ! Great job on the drawer fit : )
What is the overall size ?
Adding to my favorites .

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#3 posted 04-06-2012 10:37 PM

Rick, you did it again!! this is a great job you did on it. Awesome man, It looks like it came from the factory !!!

-- wild bill, Stapleton, Al

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#4 posted 04-07-2012 12:21 AM

I think that’s a great sentiment and not a bad project either!

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#5 posted 04-07-2012 02:12 AM

Efficient and effective way to recycle. Very nicely built!

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#6 posted 04-07-2012 01:45 PM

Awesome job! Your creativity really shines thru on this project.

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#7 posted 04-07-2012 01:47 PM

Great job.


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#8 posted 04-07-2012 02:15 PM

Nice, very clean style. I feel inspired for a new project when the current set are done!

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#9 posted 04-07-2012 02:18 PM

Nice cabinet.

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#10 posted 04-07-2012 02:45 PM

Looks super ,I guess the saying is wrong …you can take it with you or at least you can take a little with you when your moving.

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#11 posted 04-08-2012 03:05 AM

A great way to preserve memories .
Beautiful work .


-- Kiefer

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