Jewelry Box

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Project by Douglas Bordner posted 09-03-2015 05:38 AM 1120 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Incra Box joinery, African Mahogany and Bigleaf Maple primary woods. Shopmade Maple/Walnut inlay banding. Interior panel that holds the lid up is unfinished Spanish Cedar, for a pleasing aroma when opened. 9”x6”x5-ish” Garnet and Ultra Blonde shellac and wax finish.

Just a quickie post. This one is heading out the door tomorrow for a new home in my birth city, Topeka, KS.
Doug’s got to pay the Dentist…

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#1 posted 09-03-2015 06:35 AM

Nicely done Douglas. I like the effect of the banding.
Regards from Sydney

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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#2 posted 09-03-2015 10:24 AM

Beauty box, Doug!

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#3 posted 09-03-2015 11:24 AM

Looks gr8! I like the wood combos and lotsa nice details.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#4 posted 09-03-2015 12:16 PM

Very nice, Sir!

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

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#5 posted 09-03-2015 01:12 PM

An excellent box!

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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Douglas Bordner

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#6 posted 09-03-2015 02:49 PM

Thanks guys!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#7 posted 09-03-2015 08:02 PM

Welldone sir

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need

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#8 posted 09-04-2015 12:40 AM

Very nice work, homemade banding is outstanding, great box.

-- Tom D

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#9 posted 09-04-2015 12:58 AM

Excellent workmanship as usual Douglas.
Good luck at the dentist and your new home.

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

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#10 posted 09-23-2015 11:41 PM

Hi Doug. Been preoccupied for awhile and just saw the box. Look great as usual…..Joe

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo.

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#11 posted 09-24-2015 05:50 AM

Thanks Joe!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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