Build A Pencil Post Bed
Build a pencil post bed is article about Beds bookmarked by bob with ID 1245563711 was uploaded on 04-01-2019 and has been viewed 420,573 times.
Synopsis: Popular for centuries, the pencil-post bed can be adapted to fit a variety of settings, from contemporary to traditional.Contributing editor Lonnie Bird's design features posts with simple octagonal feet and the classic tapered octagon on top.
Hand-carved lamb's tongues, a tester frame, and figured wood help lend a period look to the piece.Bird takes readers through the project step by step, from milling and tapering the posts to cutting the tapered chamfers, hand carving the lamb's tongues, and constructing the frame.
Enhanced by an antique-tiger maple finish, this piece lives up to its billing as a classic...