Jewelry Box

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Project by WoodScrap posted 05-12-2010 04:37 AM 2810 views 12 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a simple jewelry box I made for my daughter. Mahogany with a satin clear laquer finish. Two lift out trays with felt liners. Ebony dovetail keys add detail.

-- Rick -Tulsa

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#1 posted 05-12-2010 04:49 AM

Seeing this beautiful box and the other projects you have just posted you have been busy! Good work!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#2 posted 05-12-2010 04:54 AM

Great job on the box! I’ve never worked with mahogany before – sure looks nice on your box. Very nice job on the trays – I like the domed shape with the through hole. Looks real nice.


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#3 posted 05-12-2010 05:12 AM

looks good

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#4 posted 05-12-2010 05:17 AM

Very nice Rick

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#5 posted 05-12-2010 05:40 AM

The outside design is one of my favorites. Love those dovetail miter keys. Very special.

-- Scott

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#6 posted 05-12-2010 06:12 AM

Great box. Love the dove tail keys and the humped trays.

Keep it up.


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

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#7 posted 05-12-2010 06:13 AM

The dovetail keys are awesome. Great box.

-- Create something everyday.

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#8 posted 05-12-2010 11:36 AM

Very well done, Love the colors.

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

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#9 posted 05-12-2010 12:17 PM

great looken box

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#10 posted 05-12-2010 01:09 PM

I like the austerity/simplicity of the box. The simple details, make it come together

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#11 posted 05-12-2010 03:14 PM

Nice. The design really works for me. The keys are just enough without over doing it.
I really like the top, very thin on the sides, and beveled on the top.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#12 posted 05-12-2010 04:49 PM

Very nice job, I like the choice of wood with the keys adding contrast. nice job on the interior, with the detail of the pull out trays. I have not done much with keys as of yet, that looks to be a difficult cut to make a dovetail one, great job!

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#13 posted 05-12-2010 07:40 PM

nice. That just looks really solid.

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#14 posted 05-14-2010 09:07 AM

very nice.
something i am sure your daughter will admire for many years to come. I Certainly do , I wish I was anywhere close to your standard.

-- Theresa,

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