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Ribbon Box

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Project by meaded posted 01-05-2012 04:43 AM 1333 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Box lid and base are quilted maple, sides are birds eye, the ribbon over the top is Cumaru, and Mahogany. I made a mistake on the opening rabbits therefore had to wrap the box with a ribbon so the lid would fit.





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#1 posted 01-05-2012 04:52 AM

great looking box very well done.

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#2 posted 01-05-2012 05:07 AM

Nice mistake, I like it…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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#3 posted 01-05-2012 05:25 AM

The box looks great. Good recovery. I love the figure of the wood.

-- Bruce, Arnold MD bjordan443@aol.com

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#4 posted 01-05-2012 05:52 AM

Very nice box!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 01-05-2012 07:29 AM

Nice design, lovely handle!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#6 posted 01-05-2012 10:53 AM

Great job, I like this box. I watched the show on making this and thought about do one as well. Great work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 01-05-2012 09:24 PM

That has an awsome look to it very cool!

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#8 posted 01-05-2012 11:28 PM

Nice Save. In fact I think it enhances the box’s looks. Good job.

-- Mike Sparks - Dear God, Please help me to become the person my dog thinks I am.

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#9 posted 01-06-2012 01:06 AM

Very Creative design; nice grain contrast and the colors go well together. A craftman is someone that can accept making a mistake and correct it. Nicely done!

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#10 posted 01-06-2012 03:09 AM

Great looking box. Thanks for sharing.

-- Michael A. Norman

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#11 posted 01-06-2012 04:36 AM

Funny how sometimes mistake fixes turn out better than if you didn’t make the mistake. The extra accent adds nice detail to the box. Well done.

-- Trees, a wonderful gift --Joe--

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