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Postby marakoeschtra » Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:04 pm

Hello everyone !

It's been a while that I posted here on CC, but I'm still reading the forums and enjoying everyone's creations. :D

I'm also still building; nothing really big, though.
But sometimes it's just fun to make some small and tiny things, like these tables I made using some special elements from BL:

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Gallery when public: http://www.brickshelf.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?f=225863

I'll update the gallery with some more types of furniture soon !


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Postby smcginnis » Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:24 pm

Very nice tables, Martin! I especially like the small one and the really long one (wish I could see it better though). The one with the goblets is also very nice.

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Postby pacman110011 » Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:27 pm

Awesome! The really long one looks nice, I can't wait for a bigger pic. I can tell how all of them are made except for the long one(can't see it, so I can't be blamed... ok I can, but please don't :wink: ) and the smallest one. The little one has me stumped. Wanna tell me how you did it?
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Edit: I figured it out! The legs are those funky half "X" pieces with 1x1 studs on top! Go me! :lol:
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Postby Dunechaser » Sun Jan 07, 2007 7:04 pm

I continue to maintain that you're one of the master builders of minifigs and small creations -- which can be just as challenging as bigger MOCs, I think.

These are great little tables!
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Postby Maedhros » Sun Jan 07, 2007 7:22 pm

Dunechaser wrote:I continue to maintain that you're one of the master builders of minifigs and small creations -- which can be just as challenging as bigger MOCs, I think.

These are great little tables!


Indeed! I love seeing your "small" creations, marakoeschtra, far more inspiring than the castles I´ve made :P

My favourite of these tables is probably the low one to the right, would never have thought of that.
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Postby Remyth » Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:33 pm

These are some great tables! I really like the lower right-hand one. Great design! I really do hope to see more creations for you here soon.

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Postby Lord Felix » Sun Jan 07, 2007 8:51 pm

These are great and clever. Very good job. I particularly fancy the smallest one.
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Postby kelderic » Sun Jan 07, 2007 10:17 pm

I love how you used the goblets as table legs. Very nice. The other tables are nice too, although I can't for the life of me figure out how you did the legs on the shortest one.

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Postby Spongey » Sun Jan 07, 2007 10:52 pm

When I first saw this, I thought that it was actually miniature wooden furniture. The way that this was constructed makes it the highest calibre of LEGO furniture that I have ever seen.
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Postby DARKspawn » Sun Jan 07, 2007 11:05 pm

Very nice! I am always looking for new ideas for furnature & you, sir, have given me heaps. I like that little sqaure table - don't be surprised if something similar pops up in one of my future MOCs :P
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Postby DS9 » Sun Jan 07, 2007 11:34 pm

nice furniture!
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Postby wunztwice » Mon Jan 08, 2007 12:59 am

I always love your stuff, this furniture is no exception! The nice part useage, the browness, but especially the clean simplicity are what really stand out to me about these. Well done as usual!
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Postby The dark tide » Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:48 am

Awsome. Its always nice to see how other people make there lego furniture. The small one is simple and well built but it looks complex.
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Postby g2 » Mon Jan 08, 2007 12:04 pm

This furniture is absolutely great. Because of your work. I have now separated all my browns (and reddish brown) into on collection, so as to start making miniature furniture for my minifigs. Until today, I was only ever interested in the outside of the buildings. But now things have changed.

Thank you for sharing your awesome talents with us.
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Postby marakoeschtra » Thu Jan 11, 2007 5:13 pm

Thanks for your replies ! :D I'm glad you all like my furniture designs so far.

I made a bunch of cupboards, and also a few more tables.
Here are some deeplinks:

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Gallery when public: http://www.brickshelf.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?f=225863
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