Cherry, Birds Eye Maple and Pommelle Sapele Dining Set.

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Project by mgustafson posted 10-24-2013 11:29 PM 2783 views 11 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Dining set made from Cherry, Bird’s Eye Maple and Pommelle Sapele. Chair backs and seats are vacuum formed and covered with Bird’s Eye Maple veneer, chair frames are solid Cherry. Dining table top is two pieces of bookmatched Pommelle Sapele veneer and edged with Cherry. Aluminum inlay detail around edge of chair seat, table edge and at the cuff of table leg.

Thanks for looking!

Mike Gustafson


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#1 posted 10-24-2013 11:35 PM

Nice design and work. Heirloom quality.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#2 posted 10-25-2013 12:00 AM

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#3 posted 10-25-2013 12:26 AM

Beautiful work and design.

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#4 posted 10-25-2013 12:31 AM

Beautiful job.

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#5 posted 10-25-2013 12:39 AM

Avery elegant looking dining room set. You do beautiful work.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#6 posted 10-25-2013 01:04 AM

Impressive work, Mike. That table top is too nice to set food on. The color/wood combination is a good contrast. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#7 posted 10-25-2013 01:09 AM

Very cool design and obviously took a high level of craftsmanship to build.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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#8 posted 10-25-2013 02:13 AM

Thanks guys, it is always nice to get such quick feedback!


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#9 posted 10-25-2013 02:34 AM

That is a beautiful dining set…you did an awesome job…well done Mike.

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

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#10 posted 10-25-2013 02:43 AM

Really beautiful work. I agree with a future heirloom.

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

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#11 posted 10-25-2013 03:10 AM


Everything about the set is really outstanding . . . wood choice, design, workmanship . . . all superb! Thanks for sharing.


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#12 posted 10-25-2013 03:18 AM

Very nice design and craftsmanship. Are the chairs comfy?

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#15 posted 10-25-2013 04:22 AM

Very elegant work

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