New Jewrely Box for gift

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Project by dgreen50 posted 09-08-2014 08:08 PM 1875 views 9 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut and Maple jewelry box for a gift. The exposed “two wood” box joints are a new experiment for me and I think they add a new element to the look of the rather simple form of this box. The diamond inlay is bloodwood. The tray for the box is maple and the top and bottom dividers are walnut. The box is lined with black felt. The finish is semi gloss lacquer.

Something fun to make, but more fun to give as a gift.

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#1 posted 09-08-2014 08:14 PM

Really nice, neat and well executed piece. Congratulations.

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#2 posted 09-08-2014 08:29 PM

Very nice I like the double box joint. Looks good with the contrasting woods.

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#3 posted 09-08-2014 09:34 PM

Very nice box with lots of great details.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 09-08-2014 11:13 PM

Love the design. Beautiful box. Gives something else to try-the double box joints I mean. Thanks

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#5 posted 09-09-2014 12:50 AM

Very nicely finished, the two-tone box joint adds distinction.

-- Makes airplanes by day, planes wood at night <|>

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#6 posted 09-09-2014 12:27 PM

Very nice!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#7 posted 09-09-2014 07:15 PM


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

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#8 posted 09-09-2014 07:43 PM

wonderful box. I really like the two wood box joint. I’ve never seen that before. It is certainly a successful experiment.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#9 posted 09-09-2014 09:19 PM

I am stunned by its beauty and you workmanship.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#10 posted 09-10-2014 12:50 AM

Wonderful looking box.

-- Gary, Florida

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