Handcrafted Ructic Cedar Dresser

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Cedar dresser we are just getting done with, This dresser is a 6 drawer and 34” tall and 60” long and about 22” deep.
We use natural edge cedar slabs to face the drawers they are a full 1” thick fronts.
Top is made of 2” thick natural edge cedar slabs, we leave as much of the natural edge even in the glued up joints to add a little charactor.

In this picture we also have a cedar curio cabinet, a cedar towel or coat tree, and a cedar vanity
We been busy beavers.

-- Doug Cedar Log Furniture,

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#1 posted 04-13-2012 12:09 AM

Very nice. Like your website, too.

-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On

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#2 posted 04-13-2012 02:38 AM

Great stuff!!!

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#3 posted 04-13-2012 03:06 AM

Verry cool natural look!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 04-13-2012 03:19 PM

Wow! Great looking dresser! I am going to try and make some rustic furniture this summer for myself and I was wondering how you have the sides of the dresser attached? I was thinking about trying to have them float in some dadoes to accommodate for wood movement. Thanks!

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#5 posted 04-13-2012 05:24 PM

That looks great! How do you cut the V-notch into the vertical log corner trim pieces? In other words, how do you turn a log into a outside corner trim molding? I gotta’ know!

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#6 posted 04-14-2012 01:59 PM

I really love the look of that piece, a fine job

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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