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Project by Norwegian_woodworker posted 09-18-2010 12:49 PM 2194 views 13 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Jewelry box to my wifes birthday. This box is made in ash and olive with danish oil.

-- Lars, woodworker from Norway.

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#1 posted 09-18-2010 02:31 PM

I like it. Very nice design.

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#2 posted 09-18-2010 02:53 PM

Beautiful piece of woodworking Lars. I’m a compartment freak and this box’s drawers are just terrific. Beautiful wood, great design and craftsmanship. Love it. Thank you for sharing it with us!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#3 posted 09-18-2010 02:56 PM

Stunning…...really like the box-top, the grain is fantastic.

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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#4 posted 09-18-2010 03:18 PM

Nice work Lar…thanks for sharing it with us

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#5 posted 09-18-2010 03:33 PM

That olive wood is beautiful!

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

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#6 posted 09-18-2010 05:33 PM

Great design and man, do I love that olive wood!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#7 posted 09-18-2010 07:57 PM

Oh my, thats one nice box… really inspiring.. Simple on the surface yet shows the craftsmanship, beautiful!

-- Jani, a Neanderthal woodworker in Sweden.

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#8 posted 09-18-2010 08:33 PM

There is one ingredient that your forgot in the creation of this project and your wife knows what it is.. LOVE .. that’s what keeps us going. What a nice project.

-- If i'd a knowed you coulda goed I'd a seen you gotta went

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#9 posted 09-19-2010 07:12 AM

it´s a beautyfull box you have made
and welcome to L J enjoy the warm and crazy humor there sometimes show up here on the site
its alot more than just a woodworking site that whats make it one of the best
I see other has alreay told how addictive it is so don´t tell later you ain´t have been
and better tell your wife how it is…LOL

take care

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#10 posted 09-19-2010 12:28 PM

Lovely box!
The design is great and the wood for the top -wonderful.

-- Theresa,

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#11 posted 09-19-2010 12:50 PM


Very well done, great combination of timbers.

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~

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#12 posted 09-20-2010 06:01 AM

Love it… and i’m sure she does as well. :o)

-- Bogie... Roseburg, OR / Knowledge is Power!

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#13 posted 09-20-2010 06:35 PM

This is really nice, love the flip out compartments!

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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