Sewing Bobbin Holder

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Project by CanadaJeff posted 02-21-2011 03:10 AM 3843 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this as a gift for the mother in law.

It was made primarily from Oak scrap cut offs. I ran them through the planer to get the sizes evened up and than cut them to size and glued. There was a lot of repetition in the cuts (particularly the dowels) so stop blocks are a great idea.

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#1 posted 02-21-2011 03:14 AM

Jeff, It looks good, There is one of these on my to do list for my wife. Did you just take the dimensions from the ones in the store? I just can not bring myself to spend the money on one even though I have yet to make one.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#2 posted 02-21-2011 03:52 AM

Pretty snazzy use of scraps…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#3 posted 02-21-2011 04:35 AM

Yeah, Wow Wow Wow

Neat idea.

scraps for the mother in law!!

-- Back home. Fernando

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