Craftsman Style Hallway Mirror

Craftsman Style Hallway Mirror
 
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Stan Published on 11/1/2016, viewed by 659 , 3 Comments

Hallway mirror with small shelf, pegs, simple crown molding, antique finish assembled with pocket screws

What you will need

Pine remnants

4 Pegs

Pocket screws

Stain and paint

How to do this project

1

Cut frame top and sides to size

2

Cut lower frame size larger to accommodate shelf and pegs

3

On the back side of the frame pieces, rout a rabbet to accommodate the mirror. Rout edges on face

On the back side of the frame pieces, rout a rabbet to accommodate the mirror. Rout edges on face

4

Assemble frame pieces with pocket screws

Assemble frame pieces with pocket screws

5

Install shelf and pegs

Install shelf and pegs

6

Assembled

Assembled

7

Start antique finish with dark stain

Start antique finish with dark stain

8

Once dry, paint white and then paint robin egg blue

Once dry, paint white and then paint robin egg blue

9

Distress the paint by sanding where wear would normally be on an old mirror

Distress the paint by sanding where wear would normally be on an old mirror

10

More sanding

More sanding

11

Insert mirror and hang

Insert mirror and hang

12

Original plan

Original plan