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Stickley 369 Morris Chair

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Project by TigerTed posted 12-18-2018 06:57 PM 2636 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Chair finished. Saw it in Popular Woodworking. Also, found the chair in a Gustav Stickley catalog. This was a challenging project. Didn’t have a great time getting upholstery done but other than that it was great.

Please see my multi piece blog about making the chair!

P.S. – Think Laurie really likes it…





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PaulDoug

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#1 posted 12-18-2018 08:15 PM

Very nice chair. The Morris chair is one of my favorites, only piece of furniture I have built. You did a beautiful job.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#2 posted 12-18-2018 08:33 PM

Beautiful Chair, so nicely done!!!
Need to add I liked the blog also, Thanks !!!

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#3 posted 12-18-2018 08:34 PM

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#4 posted 12-18-2018 10:35 PM

Your chair is absolutely magnificent, Really nice job.
I read the blog also, great.
Hay I wonder if you would mind telling me what brand those sliding squares that your using are?
I have difficulty getting a sliding square that is accurate.
Regards
Anthony

-- There is no hope for any of us if we keep apologizing for telling the truth.

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#5 posted 12-18-2018 11:13 PM

Congrats on a nice Morris chair. That smile says you did a good job. All made more difficult using mostly Caveman tools. Loved the blog.

Thanks for posting..

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#6 posted 12-19-2018 02:19 AM

Nice work. It looks great.

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#7 posted 12-19-2018 02:33 PM

great job on the chair,and i agree your wife looks like see loves it too.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#8 posted 12-19-2018 07:12 PM

Very nice!!

-- Pete

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#9 posted 12-20-2018 12:25 AM

Got to agree with everyone else, a great looking finished chair. I also agree with Pottz. Bottom line, you done good!

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#10 posted 12-20-2018 01:00 AM

That’s a nice one for sure. This project is a rite of passage for woodworkers. Anyone into arts and crafts style furniture should build one of these. I have one just like it in my living room. It was the project that got me interested in leather upholstery work too.

Great work.

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

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#11 posted 12-27-2018 03:02 AM

I second your sentiment regarding the upholstery. That is usually the downside we would all have to face after doing the fun woodworking part. Great job by the way!

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#12 posted 01-27-2019 02:36 PM

A testament to a time honored design. Well done! Looks like another happy customer too. LOL

-- When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. -- John Muir

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