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I had some wood left over from the crib that I built for my son so I made this jewelry box. Love the way this wood looks
Oct 09, 2014
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#1 posted 10-09-2014 08:43 AM
Great job, goodlooking box.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#2 posted 10-09-2014 01:14 PM
That is a beautiful box…good job!!!what do you mean by “roasted” did you actually heat the wood to darken it?
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#3 posted 10-09-2014 04:23 PM
It’s gorgeous. What do you mean the wood is roasted?
#4 posted 10-09-2014 04:57 PM
Thanks guys, I believe the wood is roasted in an oven after it is dried in the kiln to get a little more moisture out and turn it that beautiful color. It’s a little harder to work with. I have a helical head in my planer and had to take very light passes otherwise it would tear out pretty bad.
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#5 posted 10-09-2014 09:59 PM
That is a very beautiful jewelry box!
-- Paul, Las Vegas
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#6 posted 10-09-2014 10:25 PM
Not just great wood, but a wonderful build as well!
-- Mike, an American living in Norway.
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#7 posted 10-09-2014 11:35 PM
beautiful box.beautiful wood. I also like the curved legs and how the top insert is curved to match t he pulls.
-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario
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#8 posted 10-10-2014 02:21 AM
Beautiful looking box, the proportions are dead-on.
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#9 posted 10-13-2014 10:30 PM
Must agree will have to add to fav’s for this winter snow days ahead…nice work and design…Blkcherry
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#10 posted 11-19-2015 01:45 PM
very nice jewelry box. The wood and finish look great.
-- Marvel Woodworking, West Chester, PA - http://www.MarvelWoodworking.com
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#11 posted 11-19-2015 09:31 PM
This turned out beautifully. Congratulations.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
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