Sculpted Men’s Valet & Watch Box

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Project by NickJonesDesigns posted 12-06-2014 07:51 PM 2288 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This valet & watch box is constructed of solid Sepele & Wenge. The exterior of the entire box is hand carved to resemble lapping waves along the shoreline of a beach. The surface features undulating peaks and valleys which smoothly flow into one another.

The box features two levels of storage each of which is lined in a luxurious and durable felt lining. The top level houses two open faced removable sliding trays (approximately 3”W x 6”D x 1”D) perfect for the storage of rings, cufflinks and other small items. The second level is divided into six 3”x3” compartments for the storage of six watches.

No stains or dyes were used in the making of this piece and all colors seen are the natural colors of the wood.

Dimensions: 11”L x 7.75” x 5”H

-- Nick Jones Designs,

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#1 posted 12-06-2014 08:59 PM

Terrific work! The contrast of the woods is perfect. Your removable trays are a fine touch.

-- --Dale Page

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#2 posted 12-07-2014 12:15 AM

Great job on these boxes, love the colors you used

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#3 posted 12-07-2014 02:39 AM

Wonderful work and box

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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#4 posted 12-07-2014 03:43 AM

Exceptional box. What type of sander are you using for your styling?

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#5 posted 12-07-2014 03:59 AM

Looking good!

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#6 posted 12-07-2014 06:00 AM

Interesting design: even though the box is heavily sculpted, it’s still a “square” box. What are the widths of the sides and the top? Do you draw the outline of all the ripples before beginning the sculpting? Thanks for sharing.

-- "If you're not counting the ripples when throwing pebbles in the water, you're wasting your time."

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#7 posted 12-07-2014 02:41 PM

that is a great looking box..i like the wood combination!!!

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#8 posted 12-07-2014 03:42 PM

Nice work Nick.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#9 posted 12-07-2014 09:02 PM

Very cool looking box. I’ve always seen these shaped boxes and thought they were very unique and yours is no exception.

-- - Still a new guy to the craft, but always striving to learn more

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#10 posted 12-07-2014 09:46 PM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#11 posted 12-09-2014 12:54 AM

Beautiful valet box! The wood combinations are great together, and I like the trays!

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

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