Thursday doors…doors and drawers

Posted: January 23, 2020 in Thursday doors
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While my daughter and I wandered through the Art Institute of Chicago recently, I was on the lookout for doors and I found lots of them. I offer them for you today, especially for Norm and Dan as well as any other woodworkers.

I’ll be on the road or in Philadelphia until Tuesday, taking a last load of our daughter’s things to her before we move, so I don’t know how much I’ll be online. But I always appreciate your thoughts and I’ll respond eventually.

for Thursday Doors

  1. DrJunieper says:

    Happened to be still up on Wed. to see this! Great you saw this! I love drawers and doors in furniture, because it means I can store something in there!

  2. Sue says:

    Lovely rich coloured wood!

  3. Nice doors, and the move seems to be coming right up. πŸ™‚

  4. I love the middle photo. That’s my favourite wood colour.

  5. JANE says:

    Remarkable craftsmanship and beauty in all the pieces that caught your eye. Best wishes on your move, Janet.

  6. Those are beautiful pieces. I like the round table and the sideboard a lot.

    • We have a beautiful sideboard in our house, which gives me great pleasure and is also very useful. I think of these the first and last are my favorites but there all lovely.

      • Decades ago when Big Baby Boy was little I rescued a BIG sideboard from Goodwill and refinished it. It was really too big for our house, but I liked it and it served me well for decades. I did finally give it away about 8 years ago. It would have fit in the new dinning room if I had kept it. I’m using an antique little side table in the dining room now.

  7. Jet Eliot says:

    These are beautiful pieces of furniture, Janet. There’s nothing like moving to bring our awareness to the surface of furniture and stuff. Good luck with your move.

  8. happyface313 says:

    πŸ™‚ What a beautiful table and lamp, dear Janet!
    Have a HAPPY day xo πŸ™‚

  9. Dan Antion says:

    I hope you enjoy safe travel. These are beautiful items. I love the craftsmanship.

  10. de Wets Wild says:

    Wow, the time and dedication it must have taken to create these! Unusual in a time of mass production…
    Safe travels, Janet!

  11. marianallen says:

    I LOVE furniture doors and drawers! These are wonderful finds. Happy moving. I look forward to seeing your settled-in shots. πŸ™‚

  12. Norm 2.0 says:

    Mmm these are wonderful. Pieces like these do belong in a museum; they are classics.
    Safe travels πŸ™‚

  13. Su Leslie says:

    All three are lovely pieces of furniture.

  14. Wow, beautiful pieces!

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