some useful and decorative items

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Project by knotnow posted 508 days ago 783 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A couple of primitive yet useful items. I made a couple of cranberry scoops, the first one I made turned out just a tad bit narrow to hold the longer letters I received in the mail, the intended purpose, so I moved it to my room and put artificial plants in it and use it for decoration. The second I made a bit wider and it holds my mail fine now and it hangs next to my computer. Both made of pine and stained, but both have wood from my home from what I tore out when remodeling and the wood turned out to be thick enough for the bottom pieces so I have lumber that’s almost 100 years old in these two pieces. I hope you find these amusing.

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#1 posted 508 days ago

Excellent as well. Great salvage and you created an heirloom for your children some day.

-- 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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#2 posted 508 days ago

Great job.

-- Todd

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#3 posted 508 days ago

Totally unique.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 505 days ago

Like them. Totally cool and functional. Very creative and unique use of the beautiful wood. Great job!

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