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These old Singer cabinets have been enjoying increasing popularity with people who have an artistic soul and the creative vision to re-purpose the fine cabinetry and ironwork that went into their manufacture. In these times of mass-produced furniture from engineered wood and indestructible plastic that end up in landfills and oceanic flotsam, it’s amazing to take a close look at one of these.
My earliest memory of my mother’s sewing machine is of me climbing onto the foot-pedal and imagining that the drive-wheel was the steering wheel on my sailing ship and I was on the high seas, plunging headlong into my next adventure.
More recently, I’ve used them as stands for a variety of table tops – a desk, a bathroom vanity, and a small woodworking bench.
Here are links to some websites that are full of interesting ideas.