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First jewelry box

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Project by LittleCobra posted 12-15-2016 05:10 PM 808 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my first attempt at a jewelry box for my cousin. This is based on the design by Bob Dickey available at Woodcraft. I choose a different wood scheme based on availability and just because I thought it might contrast well. The four corner uprights were made from Mahogany, the drawer slides from black walnut, the drawers from aromatic red cedar and the top from birds eye maple. Finishing was done with six coats of rubbing varnish. I hope she likes it.





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#1 posted 12-15-2016 05:25 PM

very nice

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#2 posted 12-15-2016 05:54 PM

Very very nice

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#3 posted 12-15-2016 08:54 PM

Very nice indeed, looks like a super gift. Keep boxing.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#4 posted 12-15-2016 11:21 PM

That’s a great looking jewelry box—I’m sure she’ll love it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#5 posted 12-16-2016 04:12 AM

Nice work, excellent gift!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#6 posted 12-16-2016 11:57 AM

Outstanding…

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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#7 posted 12-16-2016 03:51 PM

This thing has CLASS! Great work!

-- Pete

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#8 posted 12-16-2016 05:01 PM

Incredible good looking details and elements and various types of woods used.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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