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Greene & Greene / Darrell Peart inspired night stands

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Project by briant posted 11-13-2012 07:40 PM 2358 views 21 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There’s just something about Mahogany and Greene & Greene!
I built the first of these two night stands back in March and recently finished the second. The first was made just to see if I could do it. Had I only known….I would have made them both at the same time. I saved the plans, jigs, and patterns, but still it was a re-learning exercise. i think the second was harder than the first.
They were both built using Darrell Peart’s plans, along with construction hints and ideas from his book “Greene & Greene : Design Elements for the Workshop”
My Wife is happy with how they turned out. Now it’s on to a similarly styled bed.

-- Brian, New Mexico





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#1 posted 11-13-2012 08:12 PM

The details that you put into it are well-executed!

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#2 posted 11-13-2012 08:41 PM

very nice

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#3 posted 11-13-2012 08:47 PM

Stunning!

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#4 posted 11-13-2012 09:05 PM

WOW this turn out sweet!!!!!!

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#5 posted 11-13-2012 10:58 PM

beautiful work. there are so many wonderfully crafted details that capture you eye and attention.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 11-13-2012 11:16 PM

Really nice. I hope to make one or two myself in the future. I hope they come out as beautifully as yours have.

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#7 posted 11-13-2012 11:20 PM

Wow, this is beautiful. Like the handle and the details, the photos are top notch too. Very well done.

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#8 posted 11-13-2012 11:23 PM

That is beautiful. I’d be worried about your wife if you said that she wasn’t happy with how they turned out!

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#9 posted 11-14-2012 12:17 AM

Wow that’s great a beautiful build.

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#10 posted 11-14-2012 12:39 AM

Very, very nicely done with great detail. You’ve obviously been studying Darrell Peart’s book, and it looks like you’ve learned well.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#11 posted 11-14-2012 12:50 AM

Very well done!!!

-- Carl, Iowa

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#12 posted 11-14-2012 02:47 AM

Holy mackerel! The first word that came to mind was ‘stunning’, but I see someone beat me to it.

These are fantastic.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#13 posted 11-14-2012 05:28 AM

Beautiful work. I love it.

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#14 posted 11-14-2012 07:19 AM

Great job! I’m working on my first piece of G&G right now and I have a whole new level of respect for others that take on the challenge. You did it perfectly.

-- Ian, Tennessee

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#15 posted 11-14-2012 01:49 PM

Nice piece. Very well executed!!

-- Nollie Bay City , Tx .http://www.leoncustomfurniture.com

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