Cherry Jewlery Box

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Project by Brent Livingwell posted 04-23-2009 09:22 PM 1965 views 7 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cherry and curly maple jewelry box.
I would write more but my wife is about to have a c-section.
Another wood lover on the way.

Name ideas anyone….

-- Things of the greatest worth are from the Earth. If you tell yourself that something is "close enough" it is it again.

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#1 posted 04-23-2009 09:28 PM

Jock Jr. Nice Box. Like the way you carried the bevel into the panel


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#2 posted 04-23-2009 09:33 PM

That’s some nice blistered maple there! Great project.

-- Julian, Park Forest, IL

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#3 posted 04-23-2009 11:26 PM

Brent, this is a gorgeous box. Cherry and maple are my personal favorite combination and the maple you used in this project has a lot of visual interest. The offset keys add an interesting feature as well.

Well done.

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

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#4 posted 04-24-2009 02:27 AM

Very nice box. The maple panel is awsome!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 04-24-2009 03:08 AM

excellent box and congratulations!!

-- David - Houston, Texas. (

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#6 posted 04-24-2009 03:22 AM


-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#7 posted 04-24-2009 08:22 AM

I believe it’s Quilted Maple. No matter what you call it , it is beautiful to say the least….

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 04-24-2009 12:31 PM

Very nice.

-- When the tide goes out you see who's been skinny dipping.

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#9 posted 04-24-2009 08:00 PM

Beautiful! Great details on the inside. The mirror is a nice touch.

-- Happy woodworking!

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#10 posted 04-24-2009 08:05 PM

Beautiful box , How about Woody or Woodett. Just kidding congrats on the little one.

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 04-26-2009 04:33 AM

That is nice!

-- Scott - Houston, Texas

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#12 posted 04-28-2009 05:03 PM

sure like the maple top, the grain is so nice.

-- john, Moose Jaw, Sask,

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#13 posted 06-17-2010 02:42 AM

Man, I love that curly grain! Nice work.

-Curly (boy or girl)
-Woody (boy)
-Branch (boy)

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