Free Standing Jewelry Box

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Project by fineamerican posted 1512 days ago 4261 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This jewelry box was a custom commission that If I ever build again, I will have to rethink the pricing stage. We’ve all been there right? Anyway the drawers each have a variety of layout options using hard maple for dividers. The side features a swing door, that hinges on 3/16 brass rod stock that I cut to fit. The interior of that portion has hooks for necklaces and stuff. The bottom and top were joined to the body of the piece using mortise and tenon joinery. Finally the mahogany pulls for the drawers were hand carved. Finished in Tung Oil.

-- John A. Thomas, South Carolina,

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#1 posted 1512 days ago

A fine build John it looks great

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1512 days ago

Great job, nice design

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#3 posted 1512 days ago

Attraqctive piece of work. I like contrasting wood used in furniture, etc.

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#4 posted 1512 days ago

Nice jewerly Box.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#5 posted 1512 days ago

beautiful! I love the size and the layout – perfect:)

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#6 posted 1512 days ago

Nice really nice…......................................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#7 posted 1512 days ago

Awesome job, great build

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#8 posted 1511 days ago

Man, that’s really nice looking. love the wood selection and use, great job….............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#9 posted 1511 days ago


-- John A. Thomas, South Carolina,

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#10 posted 1502 days ago

What a beautiful job you’ve done!!!. I really love your woodwork.

Excellent master piece!!!.

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