Oak Buffet

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Project by VCF posted 171 days ago 1525 views 16 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the solid oak buffet I built from my wife for mothers day. She designed it herself. It features three doors, two full extension drawers, and adjustable shelves. I inlayed some walnut pieces on the top and on the legs for a little contrast. It is finished in Early American stain & poly. Rustic black hardware was used to match her taste.

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-- Vieth Custom Furniture,

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#1 posted 171 days ago

Well done to the designer and the builder

-- DonB

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#2 posted 171 days ago

That’s really nice.
Love the design and the execution.

Whenever I read “full extension drawers” I can hear Norm Abrams.
Does that happen to anyone else?

-- -Sam, in Wisconsin

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#3 posted 171 days ago

Very nice. I really like the Arts and Crafts style of furniture.


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#4 posted 171 days ago

Arts and Crafts style, is that what it is. I just call it “Heather’s” style. (my wife)

Thanks for the comments everyone.

-- Vieth Custom Furniture,

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#5 posted 171 days ago

Very well done! I love the hardware selection as well as the overall design!

-- "Well Done is better than Well Said." ~ Benjamin Franklin

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#6 posted 171 days ago

Good design and great build.

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 171 days ago

This is a beautiful piece. You’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 171 days ago

That is one beautiful piece! Love the craftsman style

-- Pat-Indianapolis

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#9 posted 171 days ago

beautiful work.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 171 days ago

nice job

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#11 posted 171 days ago

I gotta’ say I am not usually a fan of Oak, but this is really nice looking.
Great job all the way around!


-- cut it twice and it's still too short...

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#12 posted 171 days ago

Very nice buffet and a great addition to home. You do beautiful work, thanks for sharing.

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

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#13 posted 171 days ago

great looking buffet

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#14 posted 171 days ago

Great job, reminds me of the one in my grandparents’ house out in Kansas. Grandpa bought it when they were furnishing their new home in the 1920s, they had a matching dining table and chairs. Thanks for bringing back good memories.

-- Leafherder

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#15 posted 171 days ago

Gorgeous piece love the Craftsman style.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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