The Draper Lounge chair in Mahogany

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Project by jcsterling posted 483 days ago 1800 views 17 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Long ago I was asked to make a project out of mahogany. I purchased the material for the project then never heard from the person again. Well I decided after 8 years I wasn’t going to be getting that job so I thought it would look really nice as one of the newly designed Draper lounge chairs. i am very pleased with this chair. Finish is Odies oil

-- John , Central PA , on facebook:!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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#1 posted 483 days ago

looks great – a nice complement to the others.

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#2 posted 483 days ago

Looks great. Wish I was sitting in it now!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#3 posted 483 days ago

I love it. Nice work!

-- Do not taunt Happy Fun Ball.

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#4 posted 483 days ago

Nice craftsmanship and style!

-- David - Tucson, AZ

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#5 posted 483 days ago

Beautiful Chair. Love the soft curves.

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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#6 posted 483 days ago

beautiful chair john..i hope when you bought the material for this chair it came out of the 50% down they gave you…:)....this mahogany has some really nice figure…

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

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#7 posted 483 days ago

Your chair is amazing. I’d love to be able to build a piece of furniture someday like that. Great job.

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#8 posted 483 days ago

beautiful chair. It looks very comfortable and the mahogany you used look great (and well aged).

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#9 posted 483 days ago

Lookin Good!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#10 posted 483 days ago

Nice design. Nice chair!

-- Liggy, at

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#11 posted 482 days ago

That is a very nice chair. I like the fabric too. Its a good match of the period.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#12 posted 482 days ago

Looks great, send them a picture on what they missed. LOL Love the soft curves on the wood. With out being offensive, I dont care for the slats being light color. It draws my attention away from the chair is all. Its just an observation, Great work …..

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

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#14 posted 482 days ago

Very nice!!

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#15 posted 482 days ago

Thank you everyone. Your comments/critiques are appreciated.

-- John , Central PA , on facebook:!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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