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Project by tmason posted 491 days ago 505 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I built this bed for my daughter when she was 3 ( she is 11 now and still loves it) for her birthday. My wife picked it out of a magazine and wanted me to build it. I took some time to get the top rail curved on the headboard and footboard since I had not done anything like this before. It is made of poplar and painted with an oil base paint. I used knock down hardware for the side rails that were mortised into the side rails and headboard and footboard.





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whitebeast88

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#1 posted 491 days ago

beautiful bed,should last her many more years.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 491 days ago

Great looking bed!

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

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ohwoodeye

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#3 posted 491 days ago

Resting peacefully every night for 8 years in a bed built by her Daddy. That’s special. Hopefully it gets handed down for generations….....replacing only the mattresses and maybe a fresh coat of paint every 15 years.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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Fishinbo

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#4 posted 488 days ago

Very beautiful bed! Great design and great build. A very lucky daughter!

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