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Cheval Mirror

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Project by Jerry Spencer posted 12-16-2012 08:24 PM 725 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter has always wanted a Cheval Mirror and finally bought a house with a bedroom big enough to accomidate it. This project was very enjoyable since she & my son-in-law helped me build it. The frame is made with red oak, the raised panel inserts are hard maple. For color we found a wood dye that matched their bedroom suit pretty close and put a couple of coats of General Finishes Arm-R-Seal Urethane.

-- Jerry - Ohio





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 12-16-2012 08:59 PM

Very nice Jerry a first class job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Gene Howe

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#2 posted 12-16-2012 09:05 PM

That is really sweet, Jerry.
Can’t tell but, is it angled and narrower at the top?
The top with the stained glass is very classy.
Love the Mission style.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#3 posted 12-17-2012 02:03 PM

Thanks. Gene the panels are maple and the frame isn’t angled just bad camera position.

-- Jerry - Ohio

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