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Project by chosimba posted 04-19-2013 09:38 AM 842 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Dresser for my wife. Made of rustic (because of the knot holes) cherry and the inlay is walnut. The drawer fronts are false fronts. Its a 5 peice drawer. The dove tails in the drawer fronts are purly for design, they are inset about 1/16th but have no fucntional value. I used a rosewood stain with a water based hardwood floor finish (sprayed). The knot holes are filled with clear epoxy so you can see into them but still have a smooth surface.





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david38

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#1 posted 04-19-2013 01:51 PM

nice cabnet

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 04-19-2013 02:23 PM

Nice work, Love the look of cherry. Interesting detail on the drawer fronts. I like it, never saw them recessed like that or is it just the pic?

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

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#3 posted 04-19-2013 02:36 PM

NIce! so is that just a design on the draw fronts? The DTs aren’t functional, right?

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#4 posted 04-19-2013 02:41 PM

Wonderful work.

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#5 posted 04-19-2013 04:02 PM

Nice inlay detail. I like the dresser, good job.

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#6 posted 04-19-2013 04:13 PM

Great looking dresser.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 04-19-2013 04:42 PM

Sweet build, great looking dresser. Cherry is my wood of choice, but not sure what “rustic” means, reclaimed? Maybe because it has the open knot holes? Just curious.
Thanks for showing.

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#8 posted 04-22-2013 02:59 PM

Fine looking dresser! Cherry is gorgeous, like the knots and the inlays. Will be an heirloom piece for sure.

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