In the works: French Industrial Media Console and Shelving

By January 24, 2010 March 2nd, 2010 bookcase, console table, furniture, media console, shelving

I have 2 new designs in my head. I am currently working a vintage French industrial inspired media console/TV stand table with 6″ casters. It’s based on this vintage buffet from Briggs House Antiques (they are asking $5,000).
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The main differences will be the dimensions (48″ x 22″ x 30″ tall), caster wheels and a solid walnut top. I found some really cool cloverleaf design sheet metal for the cabinet fronts. And I went with big rivets instead of bolts for the construction because I like the look better. So far this piece is really heavy. I hope it weighs less than 150lbs for shipping purposes. Here is the piece at about 95% done. Just need to install the casters. This piece is finished now and you can see it here: Link

And the other piece is going to be a rolling shelf or console table similar to Wisteria’s design which is unfortunately no longer made. I heard they had quality issues so they stopped selling it. I just bought some African mahogany and ordered the hardware for this piece. Should look pretty nice once finished. I’ll have one of these made by early February because I LOVE this design.

2/18 It’s done now and you can see some examples here Link

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  • Alex Maduro says:

    Hello,

    Can you please let me know what the hardware for the Wisteria console table is? Your console table turned out awesome!

    Thanking you in advance.

    Best,
    Alex

  • Greg says:

    Thanks Alex. I’m still figuring out all of the hardware on that piece. Should have it built next week, and I usually fabricate a lot of the hardware I use.