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TRUNDEL BED FOR OUR LITTLE PRICESS

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Project by kiefer posted 207 days ago 996 views 1 time favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the trundle bed Grandpa and Grandma made for our little princess for Christmas .
Made from 1/2” solid cherry with a beeswax and oil finish so it could be simply touched up as needed.
All the joints are doweled and glued because I don’t like using nails or screws as they could present a safety hazard .
Size is 24”w x13”d x9”h to fit a 18” doll she is also getting .
Grandma made all the bedding and pillows so everything matches which is very imported to the little princess .

-- Kiefer 松





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 207 days ago

Very attractive—great Christmas present for a little girl! Merry Christmas to you and your family, especially the “Little Princess.”

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Hawaiilad

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#2 posted 207 days ago

Boy do I remember making items like these for our girls way back when…very nice

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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stefang

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#3 posted 207 days ago

Lucky princess to get something you made Klaus. Very nicely done and cute too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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hoss12992

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#4 posted 207 days ago

Wow, that is really cool and VERY thoughtful of you and your wife. Im sure yalls princess will love it and cherish it for MANY years to come. Great job buddy

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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GeneR

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#5 posted 207 days ago

very cute and a nice Idea but I need to hide this image so I wont have to make one later. Love my daughter but I have a long enough project list as it is. lol

Great work as usual.

-- Failure is always an option. :-)

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aussiedave

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#6 posted 207 days ago

Wow Kiefer, very cute little trundle bed. You and your wife did an amazing job in the making of it. Sometimes working in miniature can be more difficult than full size. There is going to be a very happy and excited young Princess on Christmas day….great job both of you….:)

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

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doubleDD

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#7 posted 207 days ago

That is a great work done by both of you. The bed set is beautiful and a nice addition. I never got into making doll house furniture but things like this were a joy to build. Lucky princess.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 207 days ago

Good job,great gift.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ZAGREB

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#9 posted 207 days ago

Who cares whether it’s good when you work a lot of heart

-- bambi

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jaykaypur

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#10 posted 207 days ago

She will LOVE it ! Beautiful work and love the dowels!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Jim Jakosh

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#11 posted 207 days ago

Sweet Bed, Kiefer!!

Merry Christmas…................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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ldl

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#12 posted 207 days ago

She will love it. Great job.

We only had boys and have 3 GDs and 9 GSs so I don’t know how to make girl stuff. Haa Haa.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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shipwright

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#13 posted 207 days ago

Nice little bed. Is the rest of the house on the way?
Miniatures can be habit forming I’m told.

You are fine doting grandparents.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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Tooch

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#14 posted 206 days ago

Very nice project, I love the look of the through dowels.

The fact that your wife made all the bedding is really cool, too. I’m sure it will go over very well with the little one!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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BigMig

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#15 posted 206 days ago

Was working in this scale especially challenging?

It’s a well designed and executed piece!

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

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