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Project by KMP Wood Designs posted 1242 days ago 1200 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This jewelry box was a graduation gift for my niece who has cerebral palsy. I made it accessible to accommodate her physical disability.

The jewelry box is made from red oak with a walnut insert in the lid. The tray slides from side to side or is removable to access the bottom of the box. The bottom of the box and the tray are lined with brown velvet. I pinned the lid to the box rather than installing hinges trying to create a cleaner look.

-- Jim, Virginia, http://mysite.verizon.net/vzexvdsv/





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1242 days ago

Hey Jim Welcome to Ljs This is a really cool jewelery box. I Really like it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Roger

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#2 posted 1242 days ago

very nice. the wood combo is great. what finish did you use?

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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KMP Wood Designs

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#3 posted 1242 days ago

I use Deft on all my projects.

-- Jim, Virginia, http://mysite.verizon.net/vzexvdsv/

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bigike

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#4 posted 1242 days ago

very nice job. deft is a very good finish

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

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Eagle1

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#5 posted 1242 days ago

Welcome to lumberjocks.. It’s a great place to learn and see other people’s work. Your box is very nice. I bet she will enjoy it for years to come..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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Maveric777

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#6 posted 1242 days ago

The best work in the world are the ones we build from the heart. I’m sure your niece is going to love this. Good stuff….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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itsmic

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#7 posted 1242 days ago

Fine looking box, I like your design, your choice of woods blend beautifully, what a great gift, I am sure she will treasure it for life, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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cwdance1

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#8 posted 1240 days ago

Great looking box, love the off center lip for the top. Great job

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raydawg

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#9 posted 443 days ago

Wow. I really like this one too. That tray inside is cool too.

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