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Project by TerryS posted 12-04-2013 06:52 PM 2257 views 21 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this dresser for my son who just bought his first house. The dresser is shaker style made from curly
maple while the drawer fronts are birds eye maple. I also made the shaker style drawer knobs utilizing black
cherry. Under mount soft close drawer slides operate the drawers. CAB lacquer was my choice for a finish.

-- Terry





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albachippie

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#1 posted 12-04-2013 07:04 PM

That is a beauty. Your son will treasure this I am sure. You know he’ll want a full set now though! This is just the beginning…...!

Welcome to LJs,

Garry

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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Shawn LaFleur

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#2 posted 12-04-2013 07:15 PM

Very nice.

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ohwoodeye

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#3 posted 12-04-2013 07:26 PM

Stunning…....big thumbs up!
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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bugz

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#4 posted 12-04-2013 07:38 PM

Very nice, and really great wood.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 12-04-2013 07:41 PM

Outstanding ,a great looking dresser and fine gift .

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Charles Maxwell

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#6 posted 12-04-2013 08:17 PM

Beautiful.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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zekers

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#7 posted 12-04-2013 08:37 PM

that is very sweet. great job

-- Rick, Ohio, http://www.blodgettwoodworking.weebly.com

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Texcaster

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#8 posted 12-04-2013 09:31 PM

tres classy!

-- Bill....... I listen very closely to the timber and then impose my will.

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david38

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#9 posted 12-04-2013 09:38 PM

very nice

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quvia

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#10 posted 12-05-2013 12:22 AM

Beautiful choice of wood.

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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ScottK

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#11 posted 12-05-2013 02:47 AM

Nice!!
I made a tall version, also for my son that looks similar.
-Scott

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Woodbridge

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#12 posted 12-05-2013 03:16 AM

beautiful looking dresser and great craftsmanship.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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blackcherry

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#13 posted 12-05-2013 03:44 AM

Way to go pops,hope son really appreciate the love and the skill involved. This came out super the Curly Maple is off the charts beautiful.

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Dusty56

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#14 posted 12-05-2013 04:07 AM

This is gorgeous !!
Immediately added to my favorites : )
Welcome to LJ’s….can’t wait to see more of your skills posted.

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hoss12992

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#15 posted 12-05-2013 04:16 AM

Great job and welcome to LJ’s

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