L& JG Stickley 515 Octagonal Tabouret

  • Advertise with us
Project by Vincent Nocito posted 10-07-2012 12:48 AM 1431 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my version of an L&JG Stickley 515 Octagonal Tabouret. I built it based on a picture that I found on the internet. The table top is 20” x 20 ” and it stands 24” tall. It is made from quartersawn white oak. The table features thru m&t joints for the cross braces and m&t joints for the feet. The finish is Transtint reddish brown dye followed by General Finishes Seal-A-Cell. The table is then glazed with Walnut gel stain and top coated with General satin Arm-R-Seal. The final coat is clear Briwax. For the edge molding on the top, I made a T molding that fits in slots cut in the top. The T moldings are glued at the corners and pin nailed from below.

7 comments so far

View Timthemailman's profile


301 posts in 1466 days

#1 posted 10-07-2012 01:00 AM

Very nice looking table, great work on the details and the finish.

View bondogaposis's profile


2601 posts in 1041 days

#2 posted 10-07-2012 01:08 AM

Looks great.

-- Bondo Gaposis

View riverguy's profile


91 posts in 754 days

#3 posted 10-07-2012 01:19 AM

A nice piece, for sure! I like the idea of t-moldings for the edge. It’ll never come apart!

-- Skip, Forestville, CA,

View Woodbridge's profile


2778 posts in 1107 days

#4 posted 10-07-2012 03:07 PM

nice looking table. the qswo looks great and your colour and finish really bring the best out of the wood.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View Ralph's profile


164 posts in 823 days

#5 posted 10-08-2012 01:10 AM

Very nice table. The finish sounds awesome.

-- The greatest risk is not taking one...

View Alongiron's profile


404 posts in 1383 days

#6 posted 10-13-2012 02:00 AM

I think you did a great job on it. I may have to give one a try. Thanks for sharing!

-- Measure twice and cut once.....

View exelectrician's profile


1665 posts in 1117 days

#7 posted 07-26-2014 04:33 AM

Wow! Super accurate work on the top.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase