How change a box...with legs?

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Project by GerardoArg1 posted 06-19-2014 11:57 PM 1424 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone.
I made this little gift box. Use simple pine wood. At the end of the box itself, give some thought touch to highlight and do flashy. So I happened to add a pair of legs.
I was very happy with the result and hope you like my aunt, who is the recipient of that gift.
Use pine, the legs are Kiri, and the grip of the cover is cedar.
Finishing with water-based varnish.
A big hug to everyone.

Sorry for my english, use a translator.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#1 posted 06-20-2014 12:14 AM

Well done sir

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 06-20-2014 02:19 AM

Looks nice and your aunt will be pleased you made this for her .

-- Kiefer

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#3 posted 06-20-2014 03:10 AM

Buen trabajo mi amigo. Es simple pero elegante, la carpintería es bonito y limpio, y es un regalo del corazón. Yo lo llamo un éxito. Bien hecho!

-- "Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're probably right." - Henry Ford

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#4 posted 06-20-2014 03:37 AM

A unique design a true one of a kind.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 06-20-2014 11:29 AM

Nicely done.

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#6 posted 06-20-2014 06:10 PM

Good Job

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#7 posted 06-21-2014 12:39 AM

I like this. It is well built and is a sturdy box. Also like how you set the top on it. Nice work.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#8 posted 06-21-2014 04:35 AM

Nice job ! Your aunt should be pleased !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#9 posted 06-22-2014 10:41 PM

Quedó muy linda Gerardo, felicitaciones.
Crítica constructiva:
- usar la misma madera para las patas y el tirador puede mejorar el aspecto general, porque sino compiten las formas con los colores de las maderas, y las maderas también compiten entre sí.
- como opción, pintar las patas y el tirador con un color resaltaría la madera principal (el pino).
;) Un abrazo.

-- Our lives are marked and bound together by concentric rings. Martín - Argentina

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