Christmas Box

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Project by Woodmaster1 posted 12-24-2014 12:53 AM 1290 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just finished jewelry boxes for the granddaughters today. I did not cut that close. I had a whole day to spare. Now on to the dovetail swap projects.

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#1 posted 12-24-2014 02:26 AM

Nice boxes- they will love them!!

-- "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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#2 posted 12-24-2014 12:43 PM

What finish did you apply? Also how did you finish the inside? Have you ever done Flocking? PS Nice boxes, simple design

-- ~ Guy Woodward, Pflugerville Texas

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#3 posted 12-24-2014 03:19 PM

I put felt on the bottom, but flocking the inside is an idea that the might work better than felt.

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#4 posted 12-24-2014 07:23 PM

Great looking lot of boxes. One day to spare – heck you could have made more ;-)

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#5 posted 12-24-2014 10:49 PM

Beautiful looking boxes !.....Your granddaughters will love them !.....Well done !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#6 posted 12-25-2014 06:13 PM

nice looking boxes, I’m sure they’ll love ‘em.

As for the Flocking/Felt debate… I have done both and now prefer to use the Felt with 1 sticky side. its so much easier to use, there is minimal cleanup, and you get a more consistent covering than with flocking.

Merry Christmas and a safe Happy New Year!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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