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« on: April 21, 2014 08:32:46 AM »

My little brother got married so I decided to attempt to make him some side tables. I'd never really done any wood working projects this big before so I went for a simple design.


It's all made of cherry except for the two accent squares of zebra wood. Never having done drawers before I was very concerned they weren't going to turn out, but with a lot of sanding and some paste wax, they are so smooth. To finish it I used Tung oil and the a wipe on poly finish.


I love how they turned out and the newlyweds loved them too. They fit perfectly at their new place.
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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2014 12:07:50 PM »

Beautiful job!   Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2014 12:11:17 PM »

Those are lovely! Great job.
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« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2014 12:33:25 AM »

Wow, impressive!
Drawers worry me too. You really nailed it!
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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2014 05:04:02 AM »

Wow! These look beautiful and I love the mix of woods. Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2014 05:07:45 AM »

These are just gorgeous!
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« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2014 06:06:55 AM »

Oh! That looks so well made! Great job!

And what a great wedding gift!  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2014 08:14:19 AM »

Those are beautiful!
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wow those came out great!
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« Reply #9 on: May 03, 2014 09:31:41 AM »

These are gorgeous. You did a fantastic job on them, especially the drawers and the inlay of the zebra wood.
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