John Coco's Inlaid Coffee Table

OAK AND MAGNOLIA
A floral inlay highlights this sturdy coffee table.

SHOP OWNER: John Coco
LOCATION: Alexandria, LA

     I enjoy making small furniture. Recently my wife wanted a coffee table to replace a old table we had. She is very fond of magnolias.
John Coco's Inlaid Coffee Table

     The result is an oak table with a magnolia inlay. The center of the flower is mahogany, the petals are American holly, the leaves are heart poplar, and the stem is walnut. I stained it "golden oak" and used Benjamin Moore's "Stays Clear" as a top coat.
     I am planning on making two end tables to match soon.

. . . John Coco

John Coco's Inlaid Coffee Table


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