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Wine Cabinet Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo I was recently asked by one of my clients to build a wine cabinet.I had previously built wine racks for the extensive wine collection housed in his cellar.This wine cabinet was to keep some of his most precious red wines in the dining room.
The cabinet would also serve as a transitional place to keep his regularly consumed bottles.As I had built some furniture in an Arts and Crafts style for him before, I had a pretty good idea of where to begin the wine cabinet's design process.
In the room where the wine cabinet would go, there were pieces of furniture based on traditional design, and some that blended elements of Eastern and Western styles.I find that Eastern furniture has a unique flair that goes well with the more austere elements of Arts and Crafts furniture.
In this case, my goal was to keep the Eastern influence very subtle, and focus on the character of the lumber that I planned to use.Selecting the WoodThe dining room was open to a lot of natural light, and this influenced to some degree, the choice of wood.
Our choice of wood was also influenced...