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Olivewood box

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Project by Doug posted 08-12-2014 07:47 PM 1161 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was compelled to make this box of olive wood. I was lucky enough to get this piece from Calabria Italy. So I made this as a gift for a special day to remember. I used 5 m&m barrel hinges for the first time here. I am not to swift at setting hinges but this wasn’t as bad as first thought. Worth a try. Just an oil rub finish…and a little personalized scroll saw message.

-- Doug, Long Island, Winterwood





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BCDesign

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#1 posted 08-12-2014 10:03 PM

Really nice project!I am going to have to buy some olive wood it looks great!

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#2 posted 08-12-2014 10:27 PM

Beautiful work!

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#3 posted 08-14-2014 04:15 AM

Very nice! A great way to remember your special day!

-- Jerry... making sawdust in the Knobs of Southern Indiana

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