The Dutchman Bed

The Dutchman bed. So named for it’s many dutchman patches. The Dutchman bed The following slide show gives a glimpse at the process of turning reject walnut slabs into a Dutchman headboard.

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This bed is queen sized, but can be made in any size. For pricing and information, contact us.

Dutchman Patches

Dutchman patches and bow ties for three days straight on this live edge walnut headboard. The “Dutchman patch” is an inlay technique that has been around forever (AKA: butterflies, bow ties, keys, etc) . These repairs and reinforcements are commonly seen on boats, furniture, doors, etc. The photo below shows an antique with some dutchman patches.Dutchman Patch  I’ll post more photos of the headboard when I get it finished.