LumberJocks

jewelry armoire

  • Advertise with us
Project by Kate posted 05-17-2010 06:22 PM 1957 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been working on a jewelry armoire recently (it’s another abandoned project I found while cleaning my shop). I had originally abandoned it because of sloppy joinery.

I didn’t use a backing board when I cut the box joints and there was a lot of chip-out.

Here is the finished product, along with a couple photos of it in progress.
I’m glad I decided not to abandon it after all.

If you are interested, I blogged about the process at http://lumberjocks.com/lumberjane/blog.

-- Kate, http://www.wooden-box-maker.com





11 comments so far

View JoeJoe's profile

JoeJoe

22 posts in 1693 days


#1 posted 05-17-2010 06:41 PM

Nice and simple…Kate

View ellen35's profile

ellen35

2596 posts in 2187 days


#2 posted 05-17-2010 06:47 PM

Beautiful work, Kate.
Love the door panels and the top design.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

View idahosawdust's profile

idahosawdust

52 posts in 1708 days


#3 posted 05-17-2010 10:29 PM

I too, like the design for the top and think that it is simple yet elegant.
I like the interior design as well…very spacious..my wife likes to make necklaces so this something i would like to make for her.

-- Making piles of sawdust...one incorrect measurement at a time!

View pommy's profile

pommy

1697 posts in 2446 days


#4 posted 05-17-2010 10:31 PM

thats nice kate simple but defined and very pleasing on the eye

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

View Les Hastings's profile

Les Hastings

1284 posts in 2528 days


#5 posted 05-18-2010 12:25 AM

Very nice Kate, great looking cabinet.

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

View Kindlingmaker's profile

Kindlingmaker

2654 posts in 2281 days


#6 posted 05-18-2010 02:31 AM

A beautiful style kate and wood selection is great!

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

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112943 posts in 2332 days


#7 posted 05-18-2010 04:27 AM

Unique design it’s a winner

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Mary Anne's profile

Mary Anne

1057 posts in 1963 days


#8 posted 05-18-2010 06:39 PM

If I found anything this nice in my shop, I would wonder who broke in and left me a present!

View Div's profile

Div

1653 posts in 1695 days


#9 posted 05-18-2010 09:31 PM

Like the top, I’m a sucker for curves!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

12383 posts in 1860 days


#10 posted 10-08-2013 01:11 AM

Very nice cabinet, Kate. Thanks for sharing…............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View WayneC's profile

WayneC

12302 posts in 2852 days


#11 posted 10-08-2013 04:11 AM

It looks really nice. :)

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase