Hall tree benches

May 15th, 2010 in member junk     
BillyJo BillyJo, member
6 users recommend

One of many piles to pick from my garage and elsewhere.
this was my first one took 2 days to figure out what looked good. How to assemble for safety and hold up to weight and not tip over.  only 2 items were from tag sale.  The rest was on curbs for the junk pile in the sky
This one took about 1.5 hours to assemble.  I had it down pat after the other one and the shopping is easier with all the measurements.
 
Ever wonder what to do with wood coasters?  Can you find them?
Can your find the wooden coasters on this one?  They are great for details. Only 1 item on this was a tag sale.  I love curb service finds. 
One of many piles to pick from my garage and elsewhere.

One of many piles to pick from my garage and elsewhere.


Curb garbage, a box full of items yeilded wooden coasters, 24 in doors I traded for other junk, scrap lumber, part of a hall tree spindle, miror from a garage sale.  They were fun to build and have inspired me with other ideas.  Thanks for the other creators that enspire the imagination of all of us.


Pattern or design used: various versions from several people.
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, cottage, furniture, country, white, porch, entry, farm, brown, sunroom, mudroom, historical, mirror, coat rack

Comments (9)

ramblergirl writes: WOW....I love your ideas....theres nothing like spoting something someone else throws out.And making use of it.Great idea.
Posted: 6:26 am on March 22nd
Junkyard_Ballerina writes: These are so cool. Love your sense of design. Inspires me to haul out my old doors, and fire up the Makita... Posted: 10:26 am on September 25th
grabe writes: Omg I'm soooo in love with this project and completely inspired too!! Thanks for posting... Posted: 7:28 am on May 18th
RustyDiva writes: You did an awesome job with these. I have some doors to make these out of but haven't got up the nerve yet. Thanks for the inspiration to get started. Posted: 11:08 am on May 17th
Prior writes: love these... You did a fantastic job! Lezlee Posted: 11:09 pm on May 16th
jodygale writes: What a lovely hall tree! So clever; great job! Posted: 10:20 pm on May 16th
Grasshopper22 writes:
Very nice job...I also have 2 really cools doors
that I want to make hall trees out of and you
gave me some great ideas...Thanks for posting Posted: 7:50 am on May 16th
vanj writes: I LOVE LOVE LOVE this idea. I have so many old doors and things to make these. with any luck i can start creating this week! wish me luck.

Vanessa Posted: 6:36 am on May 16th
artteachergirl writes: Fantastic!! Just beautiful! Got to find me some doors. Posted: 1:36 am on May 16th
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