I' ve build a bureau around a collection of different drawers found in the trash, at grandma's attic, ...
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Step 1: Pine Carcass
After arranging the different drawers and making a plan, I started building a carcass out of pine laths. Like that it doesn't get to heavy in total.
Step 2: Wooden Strips
Following that I added beech (more sturdy then pine) wooden strips (each individual) to balance the heights and widths of the single drawers.
Step 3: Acacia Boisage
The last step was building the boisage out of old acacia planks. After planing and cropping I' ve added them to the carcass. Et voilá, the drawers were oficially been pimped! :)
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Reclaimed Wood Contest 2016