Buffet and Hutch | Farmhouse Style

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Project by Chris Davis posted 01-26-2008 03:14 PM 3290 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Buffet and Hutch that was completed in December 2007. It was designed in a Farmhouse style Buffe look.

What gives it that farmhouse look is the combination painted and stained colors, beadboard back and bun feet.

It was built mostly from popular and birch. The doors are the one piece doors as described in my earlier project Custom White Entertainment Center. The counter top is pine stained a custom Red Mahogany color. In all this project has three colors. The main section is green, the backs are beige, and the stained pine top.

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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 01-26-2008 03:35 PM

Well done, Chris. In certain decors this is a great answer for where to put the idiot box. I would use this idea for our own but we don’t have a wall big enough to fit it on. Well we do, but that’s not where Carleen wants the TV.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#2 posted 01-26-2008 04:41 PM

Very nice! Is that a wide belt sander I see in the background?

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#3 posted 01-26-2008 04:50 PM

That is a very attractive piece of furniture. I really like the color scheme too.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Chris Davis

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#4 posted 01-26-2008 07:56 PM

Yes that is a wide belt sander. That is one of those items that once you get you don’t know how you ever got by without it. I try to buy a large item every two years at the IWF show in Atlanta. I plan on going their this August.

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#5 posted 01-26-2008 08:51 PM

super ! nicely balanced piece

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#6 posted 01-27-2008 03:46 PM

Nice cabinet Chris. Lovely color too.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#7 posted 01-27-2008 03:50 PM

Nice cabinetry. I like having the TV hidden away except when in use. (I’ll do that when I convince The Boss we NEED a flat panel.)

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#8 posted 01-27-2008 06:19 PM

Chris, this is an excellent example of casework. As with all of your projects, the attention to detail really comes through in the final project.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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