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Project by Hallmark posted 1597 days ago 2310 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this simple jewery box for my young daughter. The box is made of makore, keys from purple heart, inside dividers are fir and I used a bandsaw to cut off a piece of splated maple and glued it to a plywood backing for the tops insert.

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





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 1597 days ago

Really striking wood selection!

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

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bobasaurus

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#2 posted 1597 days ago

Could you elaborate on the materials used? It looks like some kind of spalted wood veneer for the top on ply, with purpleheart accents, and some odd wood for the sides (lyptus?). Nice job on the box. I like how you attached the handle.

-- Allen, Colorado

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DaddyZ

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#3 posted 1597 days ago

Nice Box !!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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bigike

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#4 posted 1597 days ago

cool looken box

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Cozmo35

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#5 posted 1597 days ago

Nice joints and great wood selection.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Hallmark

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#6 posted 1597 days ago

Bobasaurus, the box is made of makore, keys from purple heart, inside dividers are fir and I used a bandsaw to cut off a piece of splated maple and glued it to a plywood backing for the tops insert.

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

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donjoe

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#7 posted 1597 days ago

Elegant box, very nice.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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jayjay

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#8 posted 1597 days ago

That did turn out very nice. Excellent craftsmanship.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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scrappy

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#9 posted 1596 days ago

Fantastic! Great choice of woods and great build.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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Ken90712

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#10 posted 1596 days ago

Wow great job! Love it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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eddy

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#11 posted 1596 days ago

nice box i will have to give it a try
i will see if i can make 1 off the pictures
thanks for sharing

-- self proclaimed copycat

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