Walnut and Maple Dresser

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Project by Dunc posted 06-16-2013 01:44 AM 1103 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a dresser that my father and I made for my newborn daughter. I wanted to make the drawers a little more intricate but we ran out of time. We tried to use the light color of the sapwood on the Walnut to compliment the maple. It actually matches up pretty good.

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#1 posted 06-16-2013 01:49 AM

A nice dresser…well done,the contrasting colours look very nice..

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#2 posted 06-16-2013 02:22 AM

That is an awesome family heirloom. Well done, and congratulations on your newborn daughter!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#3 posted 06-16-2013 04:18 AM

Good work! I always love the contrast of maple and walnut. Congratulations!

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#4 posted 06-16-2013 12:57 PM

Very nice, great job!!

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#5 posted 06-16-2013 02:18 PM

Nice grain combo!

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#6 posted 06-18-2013 08:54 PM

Lovely dresser! Very nice use of contrasting woods and great design. Great job and congrats!

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