The Carson Side Table

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Project by Cory posted 12-20-2012 08:50 PM 1404 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a side table to match the dresser/changing table I made for my nephew, Carson. It is in the shape of a C, obviously to represent the first letter of his name. It’s made from a single board of walnut, mitered at the ends and wrapped around. It also had a live edge that I left. I reinforced the miters with dowels driven about 3 or 4 inches in. Finished with Danish Oil and dark brown wax.

Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 12-21-2012 12:54 AM

Nice unique table, Cory!!!...................Jim

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#2 posted 12-21-2012 01:39 AM

Interesting design well done.

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#3 posted 12-21-2012 02:27 AM

nice Table Cory.

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#4 posted 12-21-2012 01:10 PM

Great job!! Like the design.

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#5 posted 12-21-2012 01:55 PM

great simple design and beautiful finish.

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