Girls Vanity

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Project by Don Tikander posted 517 days ago 1132 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an unfinished pine vanity I did for a ladies eight year old girl. They will make a project of finishing it. I always thought a vanity was where you shaved and brushed your teeth. I did soft close draw slides and put the letter “M” inlayed for her first name with my Rockler Inlay system.

Now the best part. Call the mother and get paid!!. LOL.

-- Wood glue residue doesn't take a stain well.

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#1 posted 517 days ago

You sure did a nice job on this nicely designed vanity Don. I hope they do it justice with the finish.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 517 days ago

That is a sweet vanity for a little girl. She will love it!! Heck, big girls would love it too!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Nice job!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 517 days ago

Very nice work! I particularly like the fold down mirror and inset trays.

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina,

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#4 posted 517 days ago

I like this piece. You did a nice job and the inlay kit obviously works well too. Now, like you said, time for the best part – harvesting the fruits of your labor.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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#5 posted 517 days ago

Turned out well Don. The brackets and tapered legs give it a simple elegance.

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#6 posted 516 days ago

Well done!! Like the design.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#7 posted 516 days ago

Looking good!

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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