Quilt rack

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Project by sedcokid posted 09-26-2010 12:47 AM 2026 views 7 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife is a quilter and in a group that meets once a week to work on projects and “Gossip”. I had made her the rack that has the quilt on it and she thought I should make a couple more for the leader of the group and for a special friend of hers. These stand about 44” tall and the bow is 12” across. They are made from Red Oak with a dark stain with four coats of satin poly.

All comments are welcome.. Thanks for looking!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#1 posted 09-26-2010 12:57 AM

What an interesting idea. My wife is also a quilter and I haven’t seen a rack with such a unique idea in quite awhile. Nice one Chuck.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#2 posted 09-26-2010 01:24 AM

Yes, I agree. That is a very nice rack. It doesn’t have that big “footprint” that so many of them have. Shows off the quilt and the rack.

-- -Willing to try

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#3 posted 09-26-2010 01:32 AM

Nice job. Some great gifts.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#4 posted 09-26-2010 03:06 AM

You hardly ever get to say “Nice Rack” to a guy ;^)

These are really nice. I’ll have to show them to my Mom- she’s also a quilter.


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 09-26-2010 03:22 AM

LOL!!!!! Lew

That is a great design and nice and compact too.
Maybe I should make one for my mum for Xmas.

-- Theresa,

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#6 posted 09-26-2010 01:41 PM

OOOOOO I am a quilter and I just might have to make one of those. Very neat idea!!

-- curious woodworker

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#7 posted 09-27-2010 06:25 AM

I love it. I’m going to be recieving a quilt in a few months. I might have to copy your very handsome rack.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#8 posted 09-28-2010 05:05 AM

Thanks everyone for your comments, I appreciated you thoughts and encouragement.

The Sedcokid aka Chuck

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#9 posted 10-04-2010 04:08 AM

Nice job, they look great. Did you use a mortise and tenon joint to connect the bow to the upright?

-- Cheers and God Bless

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