Curly Maple Blanket Chest

  • Advertise with us
Project by WoodScrap posted 12-23-2009 08:01 PM 3327 views 9 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Same design as the last but with Curly Maple. Finish is also the same except I put on five coats of Shellac to deepen the color. One photo shows the secert compartment under the till box. The chests are 20” tall x 18” deep x 36” long. This one is for my Daughter.

-- Rick -Tulsa

12 comments so far

View Skee's profile


85 posts in 4572 days

#1 posted 12-23-2009 08:06 PM

Very nice construction. I love the blonde interior and the curly wood is done very nicely.

-- -- Skee from MN

View PetVet's profile


329 posts in 4032 days

#2 posted 12-23-2009 08:27 PM

Rick, the best compliment I can give you is that I am going to copy this chest!! Nice.

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

View HenryH's profile


139 posts in 3949 days

#3 posted 12-23-2009 09:22 PM

Nice! You can’t go wrong with curly maple.

-- HenryH - PA

View Beginningwoodworker's profile


13345 posts in 4217 days

#4 posted 12-23-2009 09:34 PM

Nice looking blanket chest.

View griff's profile


1207 posts in 4306 days

#5 posted 12-23-2009 09:36 PM

Beautiful Chest Rick. Great design and construction. Very good build .

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

View Damian Penney's profile

Damian Penney

1141 posts in 4536 days

#6 posted 12-23-2009 10:06 PM

Really nice, that wood is fantastic.

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

View iSawitFirst's profile


33 posts in 4358 days

#7 posted 12-23-2009 10:18 PM

Both of these chests are very nice builds. I love the finish on this one.

-- If you're over 100 years old there's an 80% chance you're a woman.

View mart's profile


190 posts in 4169 days

#8 posted 12-23-2009 10:55 PM

Very nice. I love the finish.

View ND2ELK's profile


13495 posts in 4318 days

#9 posted 12-25-2009 04:26 AM

Beautiful chest. Great craftsmenship. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

View Maveric777's profile


2694 posts in 3621 days

#10 posted 12-25-2009 04:27 AM

Ahhh…. Very nice.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

View jeepersparky's profile


51 posts in 4145 days

#11 posted 12-25-2009 03:48 PM

Nice Job, I hope to start a blanket chest similar in design soon. I love the curly maple.

View Moron's profile


5035 posts in 4438 days

#12 posted 12-25-2009 03:58 PM

gotta love curly maple

Nice looking chest

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics