Yes indeed I finished the bench for the back door and I can officially say my newest hobby is woodworking. It really was very easy to construct following Ana White’s plans for the Easy Cube Bench from her blog http://www.ana-white.com/.
Here’s my lovely all dressed up with baskets and a cushion:
And these are the pieces I cut to start (some 1×12’s and 1×2’s):
Then after less than an hour I had this: And after one coat of primer, two coats of white paint, some sanding and one coat of satin poly we have:
And now all dressed and ready to go:
I’m not sure about the cushion in the long run but for now it will stay.