Custom Industrial Bookcase with Surveyor's Stick

June 18th, 2014 in member junk     
gadgetsponge Brian Carlisle, contributor
6 users recommend

I picked up the bookcase pieces at an estate sale.  The former owner had already cut the pieces.  So I had a jumpstart.  I finished things out with vintage surveyor measuring sticks, locker tags, staircase rail and lots of torching, distressing, painting, etc.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Brian of
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Comments (4)

TinTinJunkFan writes: What a way to make a simple bookcase so attractive! Posted: 9:17 am on June 25th
gadgetsponge writes: Thanks so much guys! I really appreciate it. Posted: 7:54 am on June 25th
JunkArchitect writes: Like Ken said, it's a work of art...great job!

Posted: 4:59 am on June 24th
StrangeCargo writes: Brian, this isn't just a bookshelf, this is art. Your talent manifests in every piece you create. Thanks!
Ken Posted: 4:25 am on June 22nd
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