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Project by NickJonesDesigns posted 02-24-2016 03:03 AM 1191 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box was a commission for a client. It features 10 storage slots for watches on both the top and bottom level for a grand total of 20 watches. It is made of black walnut and Birdseye Maple. The entire piece was made from one single 8/4 board of walnut and on 4/4 board of Birdseye maple.

Dimensions: 20”L x 9”W x 7.25”H

-- Nick Jones Designs, www.nickjonesdesigns.com





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majuvla

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#1 posted 02-24-2016 06:46 AM

Realy beautiful design and wood chossen for this box. Lot of storage components.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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ohwoodeye

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#2 posted 02-24-2016 01:21 PM

Stunning. Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#3 posted 02-24-2016 05:33 PM

Beautifully designed and built!

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

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#4 posted 02-24-2016 05:36 PM

This is a beautiful box, Nick. I like the design and you’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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WoodNSawdust

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#5 posted 02-24-2016 05:44 PM

Very nice looking box and wood selection. Why the different design in drawer pull and lid lift?

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

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NickJonesDesigns

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#6 posted 02-24-2016 07:10 PM



Very nice looking box and wood selection. Why the different design in drawer pull and lid lift?

- WoodNSawdust

I thought the thinner rounded pull for the drawer balanced the piece. Just ascetics…

-- Nick Jones Designs, www.nickjonesdesigns.com

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#7 posted 02-25-2016 12:15 AM

Very well done box, like Birdseye insert and I like the handle treatment.

-- Tom D

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jeffswildwood

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#8 posted 02-25-2016 12:56 AM

Very very nice. That maple and walnut is an awesome combination!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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jeth

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#9 posted 02-25-2016 02:34 AM

Hello Nick, very nice box.

I have a question for you… Your project shots are very professional with the clear white background. How did you (or your camera jock) achieve this? Is it careful lighting and exposure with a white backdrop or have you worked soe magic in photoshop? If it’s the latter then I’d be interested in a tutorial on how you got that result.

Thanks, and again, very nice box!

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NickJonesDesigns

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#10 posted 02-25-2016 04:04 PM



Hello Nick, very nice box.

I have a question for you… Your project shots are very professional with the clear white background. How did you (or your camera jock) achieve this? Is it careful lighting and exposure with a white backdrop or have you worked soe magic in photoshop? If it s the latter then I d be interested in a tutorial on how you got that result.

Thanks, and again, very nice box!

- jeth

I use the lasso tool in photoshop to cut out the box and delete the background. Pretty simple just takes a bit of time….

-- Nick Jones Designs, www.nickjonesdesigns.com

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jeth

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#11 posted 02-25-2016 04:37 PM

ok, thanks for the reply… I had tried that before but never got such good results, maybe not as patient a you!

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