vintage blanket chest

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Project by Rotceh posted 02-19-2014 09:28 PM 1357 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this blanket chest for my girlfriend. it was her wish,for our bedroom. It was made with dovetails, all it by hand. Finished with wax,white color with a vintage style for look like a old furniture.

Hice este arcon para mi novia era una peticion que me hizo para nuestro dormitorio. Se hizo con colas de milano, todo el arcon esta hecho a mano. Acabado con cera, color blanco, con un estilo vintage para que parezca un mueble viejo.

-- Work is my road to knowledge,Curiosity is my fellow traveler. El trabajo es mi camino al conocimiento, la curiosidad es mi compañero de viaje. Héctor

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#1 posted 02-19-2014 09:46 PM

que suave esta

y a mano tambien
tienes buena obra

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 02-19-2014 10:12 PM

nice chest, Those dovetails look really good!

-- Who are those guys? Sundance Kid

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#3 posted 02-19-2014 10:14 PM

Very nice.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#4 posted 02-20-2014 12:11 AM

Very nice chest, dovetails & miters came out tight.

-- "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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#5 posted 02-20-2014 12:41 AM

Very nice work

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

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#6 posted 02-20-2014 01:17 AM

great dovetail hand work

-- --- If attacked by a mob of clowns, go for the Juggler

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#7 posted 02-20-2014 03:31 AM

Very nicely done.

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

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#8 posted 02-20-2014 06:21 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#9 posted 02-20-2014 01:52 PM

Beautiful chest.
Lucky girl.
Love the play in the wood, it really comes to it’s right here.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#10 posted 02-20-2014 03:50 PM

nice job

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#11 posted 02-20-2014 04:30 PM

That’s nice and clean and you did 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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#12 posted 02-20-2014 04:42 PM

Que buen trabajo.

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

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#13 posted 02-26-2014 02:57 PM

Looks great, very well crafted. Those joints are impressive. Great job!

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