Walnut Night Stands

  • Advertise with us
Project by verw0003 posted 292 days ago 1475 views 12 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut Night Stands:

This is by far the most challenging project that I have undertaken. I built these to match the bed I made earlier this year. I love working with dark walnut. Everything including the sides has curves to it. Top is walnut burl with surrounding solid walnut. 4 legs were curved on the bandsaw. Sides are walnut veneer on 1/4 inch maple, which are curved to match the legs. Drawer frames are maple. Lots and lots of sanding! I used a dark maple stain with 3 coats of poly.

Thanks for looking!

15 comments so far

View RazedGrain's profile


13 posts in 554 days

#1 posted 292 days ago

Really nice! Love the design, really unique. Huge walnut fan here too :) Suit the bed really nice. Be proud :)

-- - Jeff - Hamilton, ON, Canada

View DKV's profile


3056 posts in 1087 days

#2 posted 292 days ago

Very cool design. Did you design it or see it somewhere? Nice job.

-- 2014 will be a different least for me it will.

View Stephen Fox's profile

Stephen Fox

90 posts in 1977 days

#3 posted 292 days ago

I like the design. There is sort of an elvish or hobbit quality to it.

-- Stephen NYS

View verw0003's profile


15 posts in 534 days

#4 posted 292 days ago

Its my design using sketchup.

View SuperCubber's profile


241 posts in 867 days

#5 posted 292 days ago

I love these! Nice job!

View aussiedave's profile


3014 posts in 407 days

#6 posted 292 days ago

Very very nice night stands…you did an awesome job. The dark walnut is beautiful…I can see why you like working with it.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

View Woodbridge's profile


2544 posts in 1001 days

#7 posted 292 days ago

The design is really nice looking and they look very well constructed. The night stands are a great compliment to the bed you made espalier.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View Ken90712's profile


14818 posts in 1772 days

#8 posted 292 days ago

What a great set up really like all of them.

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

View Ottacat's profile


311 posts in 434 days

#9 posted 292 days ago

Beautifully done – love the flow of the curves.

View david38's profile


997 posts in 926 days

#10 posted 292 days ago

they look great

View MontanaBob's profile


417 posts in 1267 days

#11 posted 291 days ago


-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

935 posts in 2390 days

#12 posted 291 days ago

Absolutely love the design….thanks for sharing…

-- Max the "night janitor" at

View hoss12992's profile


2450 posts in 476 days

#13 posted 291 days ago

Wow, great job. Love the design and craftsmanship

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

View Davynurse's profile


28 posts in 504 days

#14 posted 291 days ago

Great job, saved it to my favorites!

-- Arguments with furniture are rarely productive. (Kehlog Albran)

View dave42's profile


4 posts in 280 days

#15 posted 280 days ago

very cool..nice and small but very appealing

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase