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Old 11-08-2009, 09:34 PM
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My son found this in a friend's Grandmother's garage. She had passed recently and he was helping to clean things out. His friend knows that I sew, so asked if I would want it. I love it. It needs repaired on one side. The part that holds the drawers on the left side is missing, so we are hoping to find someone local to restore it. We have all 6 drawers. The decorations appear to be carved into the wood. Here are some pictures.

Front of cabinet
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Side where drawers go, notice the turned wood.
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Singer insignia
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Old 11-08-2009, 10:37 PM
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It certainly is a beauty, love the art nouveau design....it's going to look fantastic with a little restoration. Thanks for sharing the pics.
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Old 11-08-2009, 10:41 PM
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That is a beauty!!! With a little TLC she is going to shine :D :D :D
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What a TREASUER!! :D You really
lucked out getting this beautiful
Singer cabinet. Thank you so much
for sharing with all of us!!
:D :D :D :D
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Old 11-09-2009, 05:36 AM
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I hope you can find someone to restore it. It's a beautiful cabinet.
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Very nice.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:18 PM
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That is so pretty. What a special find for you.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:28 PM
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We were in Perth in 1984. Perth is one of the most beautiful cities I've ever been in, but to get there was a nightmare. We drove from Melbourne via Adelaide, across the Nullarbor to Perth. We pulled a caravan in 40 weather.
Quite an experience.

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What a beauty, a true treasure.
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I truly love art nouveau, it is gorgeous!
Be very careful with the pressed designs - and veneer that likes to pop off.

She's gorgeous!
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