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Project by LEITH posted 01-10-2011 02:44 AM 2321 views 7 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had been thinking of making these for quite some time. I did not like them at first but after they were finished, they kinda grew on me. They are made of my favorite woods, Walnut and cherry. Hope you guys like them.


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#1 posted 01-10-2011 02:50 AM

Great idea for potpourri and nice looking boxes for them. I may have to try this some time with scraps.

-- - Eric Noblesville, IN

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#2 posted 01-10-2011 02:55 AM

Great “boxes”. I like the way you did the air holes. And great choice of woods.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#3 posted 01-10-2011 02:59 AM

very nice boxes.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#4 posted 01-10-2011 03:02 AM

I like them… seriously different..

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#5 posted 01-10-2011 03:06 AM

Great job Leith. Unique and very well done.

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

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#6 posted 01-10-2011 03:07 AM

very well done leith

i can see how they grow on you

i could use one of these
to keep my money in

and it wouldn’t even fall out lol

seriously they are great !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 01-10-2011 03:41 AM

Very nice, I like the wood combi.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 01-10-2011 05:19 AM

Leith those are some really nice looking boxes, but I am equally impressed with your phtograpic talent. Well done on both accounts. I look forward to see more of your work.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#10 posted 01-10-2011 06:18 AM

Nice looking boxes.

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#11 posted 01-10-2011 06:24 AM

Wow, they are really nice, awesome job on those boxes. Superb craftsmanship.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#12 posted 01-10-2011 06:53 AM

A great idea for a potpourri box…very clever and nice craftsmanship…

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#13 posted 01-10-2011 08:00 AM

You do Fine Work Leith!! Very Classy and Elegant… and as Bill said, great job on the photography too!!
Thanks for sharing them, my Friend…

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#14 posted 01-10-2011 06:44 PM

I like em! They look really nice and I am sure when you fill them, they smell the same way.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#15 posted 01-10-2011 11:06 PM

What a great looking project and excellent work.

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