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You might recognize this project as a U-BILD design. I made a few alterations like using dados/rabbets for the side and back panels,, and also the drawer slots. I also used dovetails for the drawers and a bit of a different necklace hook arrangement inside the side doors. This paticular one I made for a friend from red oak. I have another in production for my daughter which is made from Wisconsin Cherry. Completion date Xmas 2008…surprise !

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN





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kolwdwrkr

2821 posts in 2096 days


#1 posted 1984 days ago

This is a very nice project. The only negative thing I have to say is the pulls and knobs are not my style

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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CharlieM1958

15548 posts in 2724 days


#2 posted 1984 days ago

Great job!

As to kolwdwrkr’s comment about the pulls, it’s true that the brass-and-white-ceramic look isn’t “in” right now. But I think it’s a classic style, and I like it.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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brianinpa

1809 posts in 2228 days


#3 posted 1984 days ago

Great looking piece. I like the knobs though. I guess when making something for someone else, one needs to make it to their specifications and expectations.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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SnowyRiver

51451 posts in 1986 days


#4 posted 1984 days ago

Yep…I hear yah. One of the toughest things I think there is in woodworking is using the right knobs and pulls . Ha ha ha. I took her around looking at the knobs and pulls at various places before I put them on. I also had some of my own and held them up to see what she thought. Brian guessed it. The ones that are on there are the ones she picked.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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woodworm

14124 posts in 2096 days


#5 posted 1984 days ago

Very beautifully built jewellery cabinet.
I think your friend just likes the handles very much. You may give your professional advice, but she has the final say – “the customer is always right”.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Dusty56

11606 posts in 2193 days


#6 posted 1932 days ago

That’s a pretty fancy display board for those knobs and pulls ! LOL
I like this one in Oak , but I Like the Cherry one better : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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bigike

4028 posts in 1794 days


#7 posted 1165 days ago

very nice work.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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