Jewlery Box (Oak, Walnut)

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Project by Coleby posted 10-07-2010 07:34 PM 1942 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This jewelry box was made from 1/2” Oak and 1/4” walnut that I planed down from a larger board. I used 1/4” solid oak to build the drawer sides and ply for the bottom. I think the contrast in woods is my favorite feature and I hope my fiance loves this little “heirloom” as much as she claims to! Any feed back or advice is appreciated.

Jonathan Dean

-- Dean,

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#1 posted 10-07-2010 07:37 PM

Very Nice !!! I like contrasting woods also !!! Gotta love the w

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#2 posted 10-07-2010 07:43 PM

thanks Z! I have also built a three drawer tool chest using finger joints and also a combination of these two woods. I think this is an awesome way to bring out some class in a small project. I plan to use maple and walnut next for an even great contrast.


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