Rosewood Desk Valet

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Project by bibb posted 10-13-2009 03:17 PM 1981 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Keys? Phone? Wallet, Watch?
Check Check good to go.
Just a rosewood desk valet to keep stuff in.
Sanded to 600 with Butchers wax

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

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#1 posted 10-13-2009 03:53 PM

i love this box, the colors are amazing and the handle really makes the whole thing pop. i’m glad i got to see it before it sold.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#2 posted 10-13-2009 04:47 PM

Simple, elegant, beautiful!

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#3 posted 10-13-2009 04:55 PM

Beautiful box. Love the flow of the handle, really makes the box.

-- John @

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#4 posted 10-13-2009 06:00 PM

Beautifully done! Love that Rosewood.

Do you still have rosewood for sale? Let us know.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#5 posted 10-13-2009 06:11 PM

Beautiful box! I like the bevel cut top. Subtle yet elegant and necessary.

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#6 posted 10-13-2009 06:20 PM

Beautiful. Is that rosewood you bought from Rosewood?
When is you next shipment? ...ha ha ha i will be wating in somalia water…LOL

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#7 posted 10-13-2009 07:45 PM

I will not say about the wood, but the handle and bevel are just new to me.
its simple but great looking box,


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#8 posted 10-13-2009 08:01 PM

Nice! The simple design highlights the beauty of the wood, and the handle really sets the whole thing off perfectly.

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

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#9 posted 10-13-2009 08:05 PM

ive really gotten into these boxes myself…yours is beautiful…i love rosewood…and your handle is a nice natrual form..and to me its those simple elements that give your box part of its elegance…keep on doin your thing….and make the saw dust fly…..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#10 posted 10-13-2009 09:29 PM

Very nice design. Well done.

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#11 posted 10-13-2009 09:50 PM

Another super job, Bibb!! I like the beveled top too…

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#12 posted 10-13-2009 09:55 PM

Very clean and elegant design! It’s functional AND looks nice! Great job!

-- Frank, Mississippi, Original Bentwood Rings -

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#13 posted 10-14-2009 01:11 AM

Way to go! Nice natural design and that wood is wonderful.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#14 posted 10-14-2009 09:20 PM

Another beauty bibb. I agree, the handle makes it pop. Gorgeous wood and a simple, elegant design.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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