Jewelry Box

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Project by KMP Wood Designs posted 02-27-2011 04:15 AM 1784 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,

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#1 posted 02-27-2011 04:53 AM

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

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 02-27-2011 05:33 AM

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

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#3 posted 02-27-2011 06:29 AM

I use Deft on all my projects.

-- Jim, Virginia,

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#4 posted 02-27-2011 06:36 AM

very nice job. deft is a very good finish

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#5 posted 02-27-2011 11:57 AM

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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#6 posted 02-27-2011 03:32 PM

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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#7 posted 02-27-2011 04:54 PM

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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#8 posted 03-01-2011 12:37 AM

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

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#9 posted 05-06-2013 03:42 AM

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

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