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Standing Jewelry Cabinet

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Project by WoodHoppa posted 08-15-2014 03:15 AM 1616 views 6 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This standing jewelry cabinet is made of maple, walnut, cherry and mahogany. It stands about 4 feet tall and is about 20 inches wide. It is finished with wet sanded satin poly.

The main cabinet is made up of maple ripped to a 3/4 inch width and re-glued with the quartersawn face outward. This produces the lines in the sides and provides some chatoyance from the tiny maple flecks. The corners are applied walnut.

The interior has three dovetailed drawers lined with adhesive felt. The ring drawer has foam rolls covered with felt simply jam fit.

The design is my own but draws from art deco, mission, and Asian styles.

-- Mike Harman, WoodHoppa





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hoss12992

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#1 posted 08-15-2014 03:50 AM

Love the design, quality and craftsmanship. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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#2 posted 08-15-2014 07:58 AM

Excellent, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#3 posted 08-15-2014 12:55 PM

Beautiful; very well done.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#4 posted 08-15-2014 01:08 PM

That is an impressive build. I like the QS strip idea. I’ll have to remember that.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#5 posted 08-15-2014 03:52 PM

Very nicely done, thanks for sharing.

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#6 posted 08-16-2014 12:24 AM

Man that’s a beautiful jewelry cabinet! Whoever the lucky lady is, I’m sure she’ll love it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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Billy E

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#7 posted 08-16-2014 01:04 AM

That’s really nice. Great work.

-- Billy, Florence SC

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#8 posted 08-16-2014 01:56 AM

Different but very well done!!

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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ScottMorrison

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#9 posted 08-17-2014 01:42 PM

Superb. I was looking for a similar design for a cigar humidor. Well done.

-- Scott Morrison, Montana, http://www.finewoodworker.com

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#10 posted 08-17-2014 04:17 PM

That’s a real nice jewelry cabinet. It looks great.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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