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Project by PopsHuckster posted 01-03-2010 01:53 AM 1133 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My youngest son and his fiance moved back to Pa. first. They wanted to be closer to home when the family started to grow and wanted to get married at the same church my wife and I did. He was offered a job with our local Cardiology group and she got her old job back as a post-op nurse. To give them something to remember from their wedding ceremony, I made them this ring box out of oak and walnut. The liner was made from craft cloth and foam to hild both rings in place. I pinned the top so it would only fit in one direction and we all crossed our fingers as my oldest son’s first born carried it up the aisle to them during the ceremnoy. We all pictured him tossing it to them as the church laughed their heads off. Thank God it didn’t happen.

-- Pop





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#1 posted 01-03-2010 03:16 AM

a butyful little box you have created

Dennis

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#2 posted 01-03-2010 03:57 AM

Very nice! A great project and wonderful memories to go with it!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 01-03-2010 06:46 AM

Fantastic fret work box. Wonderfull sentimental gift they will allways cherrish. Outstanding job.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#4 posted 01-03-2010 06:53 AM

Fantastic ring box great job Pops

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#5 posted 01-03-2010 08:15 AM

Very very nicely done! Great work.

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#6 posted 01-03-2010 02:49 PM

Wonderful looking box, great work

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#7 posted 01-07-2010 01:34 PM

Touching, Something they will always remember.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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