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Twiggy Night Stands

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Project by NJBirdman posted 03-26-2014 01:37 AM 853 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In a concerted effort to be a better lumberjock here is a post of a project I completed just before christmas. These are two nightstands I made for my parents who have a lake house in Maine. The cherry ‘burls’ came from my elementary school teachers garage. I was there looking at an ancient piano she wanted made into a blanket chest. (that project is currently underway) There were 4 pieces of this cherry stacked in the corner and when I asked about them she said ‘Take them!’ I thought they came out well kind of like a ying and yang sort of thing going with the legs. Comments are welcome, good, bad, and ugly.

*For some reason i have no pictures of them with poly. They got 4 coats of satin oil based minwax. The dutchmen are walnut. The last pic is of the extremely cluttered state of my bench upon completing the last table.

-- --Denver-- Any society that will give up a little liberty for a little security will deserve neither and lose both.





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Spacehog

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#1 posted 03-26-2014 05:49 AM

Very cool! I’ll bet that was tricky to get them standing up right. I’m inspired to try something similar!

-- Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might...

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#2 posted 04-01-2014 01:36 PM

Cool nightstands! The cherry is beautiful and the legs are unique and organic. They will look great in a lake house. Great job!

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