Bedroom Bench

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Project by tedkeys posted 08-12-2016 03:18 AM 1097 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I saw a bedroom bench similar to this in the store, but they wanted way more for it than I wanted to spend. So I thought, “You have a wood shop, just make one.” I attempted to style it after the rather beefy poster bed that it will sit in front of. This is my first attempt at upholstery or working with leather (thanks Youtube).

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#1 posted 08-12-2016 03:43 AM

Looks nice

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#2 posted 08-12-2016 07:35 PM

Looks spot on, bro. Very nicely done too. Bravo!

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#3 posted 08-13-2016 02:43 AM

You did a great job on the bench! It’s interesting that your first adventure in upholstery was a tufted bench. Mine was the same—a tufted piano bench—about 30 years ago . . . and it still looks good.

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#4 posted 08-13-2016 02:56 AM

Nice job!

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#6 posted 08-16-2016 02:21 AM

Totally love this project, very nice work and details, great work on the leather upholstery as well…

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