Kissing Stool

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Project by OttoH posted 03-30-2010 04:18 AM 3915 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

What do you do when your wife is 5’4” and you are 6’1”? Besides calling her Lilly and having her call you Herman? In order to help with the issue of her being vertically challenged, I built a kissing stool. This is made out of reclaimed wood from pallets, it is screwed and glued to support even my 265 pounds of weight jumping upon it. I gave this to my wife for Christmas and ever since then I have reduced the number of backaches that I get.

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#1 posted 03-30-2010 05:30 AM

Awesome dedication. I bet it pays for itself in no time at all.


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#2 posted 03-30-2010 06:46 AM

Ya Get on your knees :)

God Bless and good post…

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#3 posted 03-30-2010 07:39 AM

The idea of a kissing stool is oddly, quaintly, appealing. Nice execution, too. Good post!

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#4 posted 03-30-2010 02:57 PM

funny niiice idea
welcome to L J
ceep up the good work


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#5 posted 03-30-2010 06:09 PM

adorable (and totally sweet) idea! I think maybe Keith and I could use one of those…lol! I’m 5’6” and he’s 6’1”, so our lips are 2 inches closer then you and your wife’s : )

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#6 posted 03-30-2010 10:31 PM

Aw very cute. Though i’m 5’3 and my fiance is 6’3 and this would be so much fun to make

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#7 posted 03-31-2010 12:02 AM

your wifl may like it more than you dude ;)

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#8 posted 07-08-2010 06:54 AM

Otto I love this, I’m 6’7” and am glad someone solved this tall guy problem.

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#9 posted 07-08-2010 07:00 AM

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#10 posted 08-26-2010 01:55 AM

Funnily, my honey sometimes uses a pair of telephone books for that same purpose.
This is far sexier!

-- Thomas - there are no problems, there are only solutions.

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#11 posted 10-14-2017 04:05 AM

My best friend is getting married in Jan. ‘18. This would be a perfect gift to give her just before the wedding! Any chance you can make one for me? I was thinking of adding “Worth The Climb” on it somewhere. :)

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