Sewing Table for the Wife

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Project by gr8macbeth posted 04-02-2018 12:37 PM 1995 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello Everyone,

I have been actively enjoying your creativity and projects for a couple of years. I decided it was time to start contributing myself. I just finished this sewing table as an Easter/Valentines day present. The inlay work took me well past Valentine’s Day. Fortunately my wife was excited enough to be patient with me. My main goal was to make sure all of her friends were absolutely jealous of her sewing table. Thanks for checking it out.

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#1 posted 04-02-2018 01:25 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks Great looking sewing cabinet nice work on the inlays


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#2 posted 04-02-2018 03:00 PM

very nice sewing center HWHL ….Welcome 2 LJ’s :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#3 posted 04-02-2018 05:00 PM

I’m sure everyone LOVES that sewing table! (Pun inteneded) welcome, and great work!!

-- Pete

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#4 posted 04-02-2018 07:03 PM

WOW—- Welcome to the sawdust asylum!

Great work and a fantastic “get out of Jail free” card too!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#5 posted 04-02-2018 07:48 PM

This sewing machine cabinet is so nice and beautifully done.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#6 posted 04-03-2018 01:55 AM

I am first and foremost a quilter, followed closely by machine embroidery. LOVE your sewing desk! Well done!

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#7 posted 04-03-2018 04:02 AM

She’ll know you love her every time she uses it!

-- Chuck, Pullman, WA

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#8 posted 04-03-2018 05:58 AM

Hmmm. That should be worth at least a new table saw (or equivalent shop power tools) in the eyes of your wife.

-- I'm not old. Just "well seasoned".

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#9 posted 04-03-2018 12:00 PM

Did you paint the white tops or is formica/melamine?

-- Andries - South Africa

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#10 posted 04-03-2018 04:59 PM

Thank you for the kind words everyone. The top is made with melamine. My wife was pretty hard on the surface of her table, so I hope this will be more durable for her. I did get some new tools out of it too. :) A new router with multiple bases, a newer bandsaw, and she let me buy all of the wood from a cabinet shop that was closing. That made my day for sure! Lots of new projects to come as a result too.

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#11 posted 04-03-2018 05:56 PM

Yes! I can see how functional that table will be. The extra touches you added take it over the top. Looks like a great project that will be used for years to come.
Nice work!

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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