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Project by kcrandy posted 11-29-2010 02:25 AM 1183 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know, cuff links are passe. But my son is a clothes pony and we found a pair of cufflinks to give him for Xmas and I thought we should present them in a box. Walnut and piece of bamboo for the pull top.

-- Caulk and paint are a poor carpenter's best friends





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 11-29-2010 02:50 AM

That is what I was going to say when I saw the title; CUFF LINKS??!! Can you find shirts for them any more?
:-))

Very nice work.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Gary

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#2 posted 11-29-2010 04:54 PM

Is that some sort of optical illusion? Lid fits….lid is smaller… I gotta go get my glasses checked

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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kcrandy

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#3 posted 11-30-2010 06:36 AM

cuff links: yep, you can still find shirts for them, very classy. Optical illusion? Nope just set the lid wrong, it’s not square, dimensions are about 4 by 4.5 inches. Should be an ear ring case. Thinking of making a large box with the X shaped dividers for ear rings. I’m told by a picky person that being able to separate the pair of ear rings would keep them from scratching each other. Who am I to argue with the fairer and all that…

-- Caulk and paint are a poor carpenter's best friends

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tdv

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#4 posted 01-14-2011 11:48 AM

That’s a great little gift I know he’ll treasure the box as much as the links, I like the diagonal dividers. I wear cufflinks all the time when I’m not in my work clothes perhaps I could find some chequered links to go with the check workshirts?? Mmm now there’s a thought
All the best
Trevor

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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bigike

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#5 posted 01-14-2011 02:58 PM

nice box.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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