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Project by Hallmark posted 12-24-2009 01:32 AM 2050 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have seen a few of these on LJ’s so here is my version. Guessed on the dimensions but it came out ok.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.





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mtkate

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#1 posted 12-24-2009 01:47 AM

You are on LJs and you had to guess the size of a wine bottle? ;)

That’s a nice present.

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FlWoodRat

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#2 posted 12-24-2009 01:50 AM

Hallmark..

Nice looking box. I like the way you curved the ends. How about a few pics of it open and with a good bottle of wine?

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning....

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#3 posted 12-24-2009 01:55 AM

Very nice =]

-- Jess

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Dan'um Style

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#4 posted 12-24-2009 02:40 AM

great color and style … welcome to lumberjocks and Merry Christmas

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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AngelofDeath

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#5 posted 12-24-2009 03:55 AM

nice caddy…..is the top padauk or bloodwood…or is it completely something else?

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sras

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#6 posted 12-24-2009 05:23 AM

Nice details! I like the curved ends and handle.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Rj

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#7 posted 12-24-2009 05:51 AM

Wow that is one of the nicest wine caddies I’ve seen!

Great Job!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Hallmark

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#8 posted 12-24-2009 06:31 AM

Hey Angelofdeath, the woods are padauk, walnut, mahogany dowels, birch bottom and maple. The padauk looks redder in the photos than in person.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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needler22

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#9 posted 01-06-2010 02:04 AM

I like it, Great looking caddy

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pinkfish

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#10 posted 02-24-2010 02:35 AM

Hi there, Looking at the caddy I am not sure how you lock the top on so when you pick it up by the handle the top doesn’t slide out? :) Is it something to do with the walnut bits?

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Hallmark

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#11 posted 02-25-2010 03:58 AM

I put the walnut bits there for two reasons. One is to cover the routed out ends and also to pinch the top a little so the sliding top has some resistance. I thought about only having it slide one way or adding a drop down peg stop of some kind but the caddy gifts that I made were given more as decorative storage so I thought what I did was adequate.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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