Freemont Queen Size Bed

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Project by Darrell Peart posted 12-27-2012 07:51 PM 6183 views 50 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second new bed design this year. With the Thorsen Bed I had to put my head back into traditional Greene & Greene – but with this design I could let myself go a bit.
The project was at the request of a client who loved my Freemont Nightstands and wanted a bed to match. The Freemont Nightstand was in turn a client request for nightstands to match my Aurora Chest of Drawers – might have to change Aurora Chest of Drawers to Freemont Chest of Drawers.

edit 9/22/14
I have added some new photos of the bed – King size in cherry with a revise top cap – an upturn at the end

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#1 posted 12-27-2012 07:58 PM

well you have not slipped any Darrell, this is as beautiful as is to be expected.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 12-27-2012 07:59 PM

Fabulous…just fabulous… you are the master…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#3 posted 12-27-2012 08:00 PM

Another outstanding design and build,beautiful work Darrell

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 12-27-2012 08:00 PM

Absolutely stunning—beautiful work as always. Thanks for posting!

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

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#5 posted 12-27-2012 08:09 PM

Yet another gorgeous piece.

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#6 posted 12-27-2012 08:22 PM

Darrell another great looking design. Well done!

When is the new book release date?


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#7 posted 12-27-2012 08:25 PM

Thanks everyone! The new book is due spring/summer 2013.

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#8 posted 12-27-2012 09:18 PM

Very sleek design

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#9 posted 12-27-2012 09:26 PM

like your work

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#10 posted 12-27-2012 09:53 PM

Your level of artistry is magnificent.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#11 posted 12-27-2012 09:54 PM

Wonder full design. What did you use for stain if i may ask

-- Nollie Bay City , Tx .

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#13 posted 12-27-2012 11:04 PM

Gorgeous – as always. Thanks for continuing to provide inspiration to those of us that follow the G&G style. Someday I hope to be able to build a G&G bed with all of the wonderful details like this one.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#14 posted 12-27-2012 11:14 PM

Nollie, I farm the finish on my pieces for clients. My finisher mixes the stain using very finely ground pigment and a hybrid top coat . He gets into chemistry every time I ask about it and looses me.
The finish I use for home projects is very similar to the one my finsher uses – you can see the formula on my blog:

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#15 posted 12-27-2012 11:17 PM

I like it!! I’m not a Greene & Greene fan at all, but I really like this!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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