Red Murphy bed (w/bld. pics) | Custom

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Project by Chris Davis posted 10-14-2014 06:03 PM 1701 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Murphy bed that we built in the Smithsonian style, but without a desk. One of the biggest changes we did was to add fluted molding to the bookcases. We added it as a build up and not just as part of the face frame. This gave the crown and base moldings a flared out look. We finished this in January 2014
On the finish we had a lacquer custom matched from the customer’s sample.

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#1 posted 10-15-2014 11:27 AM

Well done, Great beds.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 10-26-2014 12:56 AM

Very nice.

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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