Simple Craft Table

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Project by MrStyle posted 09-04-2013 07:18 PM 659 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this table for my wife as a craft table for her scrapbooking hobby. It is my first attempt at anything beyond rough construction quality.

The table is made of 2×4’s for the base and a 3/4 in baltic birch plywood for the top. I selected these materials since they are cheap which allowed me to toss out bad mistakes ( just once !)

There is also a 1*3 pine edging that is attached via dowels/glue. Also my first attempt at mitered corners etc…

The only screws are to attach the base to the table top.

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#1 posted 09-05-2013 12:55 AM

Nice Job! Congrats on your first project. Looking forward to seeing more.

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#2 posted 09-05-2013 12:58 AM

I hope she is happy with it, because I think she will be using this for a long, long time. You’re off to a good start.

-- Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and brass. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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#3 posted 09-05-2013 01:17 AM

She is so happy with it she ordered another one that is a little taller as a storage table area…..

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#4 posted 09-09-2013 02:56 PM

It looks good and well made. I’m sure it will serve your wife very well for a long time. Great job!

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