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Console table with mirror

Console table in oak with associated mirror. Finished with white soap.

Workbench in beech

The workbench is built of beech, but I’ve cheated a bit and bought a 40mm thick beech worktop at IKEA that I have used as a top. I have used two standard Front Vices purchased from Axminster in...

Walnut Box

Box made of walnut with keys of birch. Inside it's birch. The finish is one layer of BLO and then I had my first etempt to do french polishing. At last I put on one layer of wax.



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Re: Console table with mirror

Hi jheller

The soap finish is a typical Scandinavian way of finishing furniture and floors. I buy a ready to use liquid soap with white pigments in, and the application is similar to a wax finish.

Bob Flexner about soap finish.
http://api.ning.com/files/UUHV4x8AONCm87ueBed*CA2fZDU54sr2krs0g7NkJjT0SFXiwfo8GWSwUo5cTmgNGGwjVCRqC7boRlqEXKVpIA__/SoapFinish.pdf

And a Danish manufacturer about soap finish.
http://www.skovby.dk/en/content/how-soap-treat-your-furniture-267



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