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Cool furniture, design objects and desiderata

Discussion in 'Fine Living, Home, Design & Auto' started by gdl203, Oct 22, 2008.

  1. gomestar

    gomestar Super Yelper

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    I don't really like the chair, only the sofa. I suppose the bed is ok, but now what I'd get. IMO, weak 2014 offerings from Cappellini.
     


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    That red sofa is very NYU dormitory.
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    Is this your first new sofa?:foo:
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    I'm not getting a sofa. Merely pointing out stuff I find cool.
     


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    SkinnyGoomba Stylish Dinosaur

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    The cream flo knoll should get it's own icon.
     


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    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    I like the whole peg collection. The mirror and column are great. So is the bed.
     


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    SkinnyGoomba Stylish Dinosaur

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    All that fallows was done entirely by hand, including dimensioning the lumber from rough stock.

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    Walnut?
     


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    You are the @mgm of woodworking. and I mean that in the most flattering way
     


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    SkinnyGoomba Stylish Dinosaur

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    Yup, I've finally come home. After recent projects in mahogany, rock maple, white oak and ash it's nice to once again be working in walnut.

    . Lol, thank you!
     
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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    might get the column, I have a good space for it.

    the bed, IMO, works well with a giant bedroom, which i don't have.
     


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    Wow, I can almost smell it. Nice workbench you have Goomba, very, very nice. We had wooden workbenches like that in my school for woodworking classess (I did not appreciate them then):)
    Is that are part of something you are making or a finished table (hard to tell from pics)?
     


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    It is a little table or sorts?
     


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    SkinnyGoomba Stylish Dinosaur

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    Thanks MW!

    I'll post up some pics of the finished piece once I can get some decent lighting in the room. It's a sculpture stand, which in am using for Bonsai in the winter and probably some random sculpture in the summer.
     


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