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Project by lazypaddler posted 10-14-2012 12:45 PM 2277 views 8 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this little baby dresser for a buddy doing a bit of remodel work. It was built into one of those weird, creepy closets that you find in the upstairs bedrooms of old houses. Being built into a corner of the room, the drawers are really only accessible from the angle shown, so I cut out one side of the drawer boxes for ease access. I made it in 2 pieces; the drawer stack first and then made the little wedge cabinet on top that will be used for polish and brushes, I guess.

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#1 posted 10-14-2012 03:51 PM

Nicely done. Do you have any before photos? i’d love to see what you had to work with.

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#2 posted 10-14-2012 08:48 PM

Really nice build and use of small space.

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#3 posted 10-15-2012 02:57 AM

Great Job, don’t show this to my wife or I will have to built one

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#4 posted 02-26-2013 06:07 PM

awesome…this would be great as a front door mini closet for all shoes…I like the detail on the drawer, cutting out the side like that is pretty clever

good job

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