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Project by Robw posted 04-27-2011 09:01 PM 1671 views 7 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project I just finished for my wife. She has been asking fo something to store her earings. I buiilt her a rack for them many years ago but it is full (too many ear rings?). This box is rose wood with 3 racks inside for the ear rings made of some scrap birds eye maple. It works quite well and she likes it.

Rob





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RogerBean

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#1 posted 04-27-2011 09:16 PM

Lovely work. The lid lift is spectacular. Very well done!
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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majeagle1

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#2 posted 04-27-2011 09:22 PM

Wow, all I can say is this is just beautiful!!!!
Your wood choice is perfect, one of my favorite woods to work with.
What a beautiful design with the unique but gorgeous lift. You did a wonderful job on this. One of my favorites for sure and might like to use your concept if you don’t mind…... Just fantastic !

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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Gene Howe

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#3 posted 04-27-2011 09:22 PM

I really like that box. The grasping handles on the racks are a sweet touch, too.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Napoleon

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#4 posted 04-27-2011 09:42 PM

What a unik little box. So nice and the handle fitĀ“s perfekt to the rest of the design. I really like that box.

Extremly well done :)

-- Boatbuilder&blacksmith

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Kent Shepherd

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#5 posted 04-27-2011 11:58 PM

Beautiful box.
A very interesting design

Great job
Thanks

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Eagle1

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#6 posted 04-28-2011 12:11 AM

Very beautiful box. The finish is amazing.

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

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zlatanv

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#7 posted 04-28-2011 12:39 AM

Very nice shape and style, nice work.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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Roger

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#8 posted 04-28-2011 12:53 AM

that is a very awesome idea for the lift-out holders.
the box is awesome also.
very nice project.

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

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tomd

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#9 posted 04-28-2011 06:00 AM

Terrific box, love the style and color, great craftsmanship.

-- Tom D

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ward63

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#10 posted 04-28-2011 01:34 PM

Beautiful box, nice handle too.

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bigike

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#11 posted 04-30-2011 07:03 PM

great looking box.

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

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christopheralan

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#12 posted 04-30-2011 07:07 PM

Well done!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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josh

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#13 posted 05-21-2011 04:34 PM

That is exquisite. I love that wood. Very smooth looking. Nice job well done!

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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