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Matched King Size Bed

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Project by Chris Davis posted 03-14-2013 10:59 AM 1992 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cleaning out my storage area I came across a couple nightstands that were left a alone. Someone bought the bed. Since it is very hard to sell nightstands by themselves, I heavy discounted them and ran them on Craigslist and sold them. There was a catch, the customer wanted a bed to match. The original set wasn’t one that I made and is no longer available. I did the next best thing. Built one to match.

Nightstand
Nightstand that I needed to match

The customer wanted something similar to my Spanish Rose bed that I use to build, with large post. They wanted to eliminate the iron add some trim under the caps and some rope molding under the top trim. I also found some carving appliques that was similar to what was on the nightstand.

Turned out very nice.

Wood: Maple Stain: Custom Red Oak variation with a glaze to tweak the color Hardware: Appliques from Custom Service Hardware

Building Pictures
Post with flutes
Ready for finish

For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. See what we are doing live:
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#1 posted 03-14-2013 12:20 PM

nice looking bed

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#2 posted 03-14-2013 02:35 PM

Nice work Chris, a normal bed for you you lol I always like looking at your creations.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 03-14-2013 03:37 PM

Another great job.

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#4 posted 03-18-2013 02:04 PM

Fine looking bed and nightstand. Like the beautiful design. Great build and great job!

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#5 posted 06-13-2013 10:37 AM

Good job.Very nice bed.These types of king size beds is ideal for different bedroom needs. chooses only the bed that can satisfy your requirements.Today,You can find an array of king size bed sets found in pretty much every style and design you can imagine.

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