Jewelry box for SIL

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I decided to use some woods in my shop for something other than game calls. So I decided to make a jewelry box for my sister in law. Partly because she is a great girl for putting up with my brother AND his family for sooooo long, but mainly because my brother is a Florida Gator football fan and I am a Georgia Bulldawg ( The Gators whooped us AGAIN this year) so now HE has to fill it up. I dont get mad I get even

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#1 posted 11-17-2008 06:46 PM

Beautiful Job!!

Ahhh, revenge is sweet!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 11-17-2008 06:53 PM

LOL!!! That’s Hilarious!!!

(Great lookin’ box, too… I may add!)

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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#3 posted 11-17-2008 07:19 PM

Looks nice, but, hey…there is room for more photos!

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

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#4 posted 11-17-2008 07:19 PM

Nice looking project. Well done,she’ll love it, it’ll irritate him, LOL.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#5 posted 11-17-2008 07:30 PM

Really nice. Thats a great piece of birdseye.

-- Happy woodworking!

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Chris Cunanan

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#6 posted 11-17-2008 08:18 PM

looks beautiful! wanna see the rest of it though….

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Christina Rytter

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#7 posted 11-17-2008 08:31 PM

Beautiful box. I’m sure your sister in law will love it. I love the contrasting woods you used. What kind of wood is the top of the box?

-- Christina, British Columbia, Canada

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#8 posted 11-17-2008 09:27 PM

The top is walnut Christina. I will get some more photos done later, I am still trying to figure out the photo tent. For some reason the legs ( padauk) are way too dark in the photo. I am also building one for my mother that is bubinga, cocobolo and curly maple. Same reason too, my dad is a Georgia Tech fan ROTL

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#9 posted 11-18-2008 01:08 AM

Very nice project. At least Georgia is having a much better season than my beloved VOLS. Go SEC.

-- Pyromedic602, free wood is always good wood

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#10 posted 11-18-2008 01:42 AM

Ouch, hate to be a Vol or Auburn fan right now. Wish I could say I feel your pain, but if it were that bad I may have to shoot myself in the foot

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#11 posted 11-18-2008 05:49 AM

Beautiful box! I love the birdseye maple.

Thanks for posting.

-- Martin, Kansas

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#12 posted 11-19-2008 05:46 AM

Lucky sister in law. Beautiful work & great use of colours.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#13 posted 04-03-2011 01:11 AM

great looken box

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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