Bathroom Fish Mirror

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Project by bigbuddha posted 07-27-2019 11:26 PM 473 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Bathroom Fish Mirror
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I looked everywhere for a round mirror and could not find any that I liked, and if they were somewhat okay, it was at least $300. I ended up buying a 36” mirror and then cutting out the fish shape using 3/4” plywood (found a design I liked online and drew it out on butcher paper) . Routed the rabbet and opening with a router circle jig. The frame was painted with milk paint. Made this for my father-in-law!

-- helen

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#1 posted 07-27-2019 11:48 PM

Looks great, Helen, very creative!

-- ~Julie~

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#2 posted 07-28-2019 01:12 AM

Very entertaining. Just delightful.

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#3 posted 07-28-2019 07:19 PM

Looks good, but i think if you used full of woods it looks more attractive.

-- Woodworking is skill >>

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#4 posted 07-28-2019 07:30 PM

Thank you for all the kind words! The bathroom cabinets are all in cherry (outside of the picture) so I wanted a bit of contrast painting the frame :).

-- helen

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#5 posted 08-07-2019 04:55 AM

Very cool and unique!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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