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Project by jcsterling posted 2212 days ago 3484 views 14 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the latest project delivered to a client. 7’ long 1 1/2” thick bookmatched walnut crotch headboard mounted directly to wall with french cleat. Butterflies are cherry and walnut. multiple coats of wiiping varnish . Platform is 1 1/8” walnut frame with maple ply panels. Thanks for looking.
John

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776





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Dan'um Style

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#1 posted 2212 days ago

That is a special looking headboard ! Beautiful work.

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Richforever

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#2 posted 2212 days ago

I like all the curves, plus the different woods, and the sides to hold the springs/mattress.
Very well done! Thanks for posting.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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#3 posted 2211 days ago

beautiful. A shame they’ll have to hide it under bedding. ;)

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darryl

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#4 posted 2211 days ago

the headboard speaks for itself, that just great.
however, I absolutly love the look of the platform. Like scottb mentions, it’s a shame it’s going to be covered by bedding.
fantastic work.

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Jimboe

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#5 posted 2211 days ago

nice platform …thanks for the pics

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Karson

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#6 posted 2210 days ago

A very unique headboard. A very nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#7 posted 2022 days ago

Nice work on the headboard.

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mtnwild

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#8 posted 2004 days ago

Well, I just saw your site and this bed, awesome! You are a wood artist.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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mmh

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#9 posted 1890 days ago

Beautiful headboard and bed base. The shape is unique and the shape works really well.

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a1Jim

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#10 posted 1890 days ago

way cool bed

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Daren Nelson

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#11 posted 1589 days ago

Very cool ! I plan on doing the exact same thing with this figured maple I milled.

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#12 posted 1535 days ago

awesome

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Sonny

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#13 posted 1513 days ago

very very nice very interesting very original…........excellent work

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