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Suitcase Desk

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Project by Simeond posted 01-25-2014 11:35 PM 1983 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another project for a client who wanted some “re-purposed” furniture. This is a standing-height desk. The wood is walnut and the “desk-top” hinges up for storage. The legs are blackpipe. Pretty simple and fun project!

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#1 posted 01-26-2014 12:34 AM

these are pretty neat ideas, i like em…

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#2 posted 01-26-2014 01:24 AM

Interesting client? Interesting piece.

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#3 posted 01-26-2014 03:30 AM

Interesting indeed!

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#4 posted 01-26-2014 07:08 AM

Haha! Nice. Reminds me of a school desk, somehow.

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#5 posted 01-26-2014 02:04 PM

Great idea, great re-purpose of the suitcase. Very artistic in creation.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#6 posted 01-26-2014 06:10 PM

That is a cool desk. What a great idea.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#7 posted 01-27-2014 06:23 AM

What a great idea!

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#8 posted 01-29-2014 07:30 PM

Like the unique look and practical design, thanks for sharing and added to favs !

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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#9 posted 01-30-2014 03:16 PM

Fantastic desk! Like the style and the use of old suitcase combined with wood and metal pipes. Awesome work!

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