LumberJocks

Tile Top Jewelry Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Vincent Nocito posted 03-11-2009 05:38 PM 1997 views 10 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Motawi Tile and Quartersawn oak. Dye and satin poly finish





11 comments so far

View spanky's profile

spanky

14 posts in 2094 days


#1 posted 03-11-2009 06:14 PM

I’ve been wanting to build a similar project, but the tiles are very expensive. Could you please let me know where you purchased your’s.

Your box turned out beautifully.

Thanks

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15706 posts in 2904 days


#2 posted 03-11-2009 06:21 PM

Nice work!

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

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2213 days


#3 posted 03-11-2009 06:33 PM

I like it. Different. Cool design.

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

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2507 days


#4 posted 03-11-2009 06:40 PM

This is a really nice box. I particularly like the lid design and had one of these on my to-do list but never could find the time for it.

Nice job on the build.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

View woodworm's profile

woodworm

14129 posts in 2276 days


#5 posted 03-11-2009 07:07 PM

Interesting design.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View jm82435's profile

jm82435

1280 posts in 2427 days


#6 posted 03-11-2009 07:43 PM

I like this one. I will have to make one of these.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

View ratchet's profile

ratchet

1298 posts in 2472 days


#7 posted 03-11-2009 09:03 PM

Very nice box! Thanks for sharing.

View KevinVan's profile

KevinVan

91 posts in 1836 days


#8 posted 01-24-2010 07:25 AM

I like this very much….Do you have the dimensions?

-- ALS IK KAN “to the best of my ability,”

View Vincent Nocito's profile

Vincent Nocito

442 posts in 2049 days


#9 posted 01-25-2010 01:22 AM

The box is about 8×8 x 5. I built mine after looking at an example from Schlabaugh and Sons in a gift shop. Wood Magazine ran an article on a very similar design in Nov 2006 (issue 173 page 68). Their design has a hinged lid while my lid is not connected.

View bigike's profile

bigike

4032 posts in 1974 days


#10 posted 01-25-2010 01:49 AM

nice work, did you use the same finnish plan as in wood mag?

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

View Vincent Nocito's profile

Vincent Nocito

442 posts in 2049 days


#11 posted 01-25-2010 02:01 AM

The finish was a bit a powdered red mahogany dye dissolved in General Finishes oak stain. Topcoated with General wiping oil/varish satin poly.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase