jewelry cabinet

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Project by pimpson posted 01-22-2012 08:25 AM 2506 views 11 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a co-worker asked me to make a jewelry cabinet for his wife. Sure i can do that i tell him thinking it is a box with a door what can be hard about that its not an armoir. All of the jewelry box guys on this site make it seem way to easy. That being said this is made of walnut, birds eye maple, and honduras rosewood plugs. There are hooks on the left side for necklaces on the right there are two cubies for two walnut turned bowls one has a rosewood stem coming out of the center for rings the otherer holds earings.

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#1 posted 01-22-2012 08:34 AM

Great job it certainly has a Kernov flavor ,very well done

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#2 posted 01-22-2012 11:32 AM

Certainly caught my eye… Lovely piece…

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#3 posted 01-22-2012 04:50 PM

Great build, a real eye catcher.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#4 posted 01-22-2012 05:21 PM

That really stands out – unique, beautiful, well built – I really like the design

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 01-22-2012 06:27 PM

Its official, you are a jewelry box guy. Great design. I like the base.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#6 posted 01-22-2012 06:31 PM

Really nice, lot of great little touches of craftmanship and design.

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#7 posted 01-22-2012 06:34 PM

Very nice. Great design and I really like the different woods that you used.

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

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#8 posted 01-22-2012 07:17 PM

Love the floating look….beautiful execution. I love the simple design…has an Asian flavor. The wood selection is stunning….great job! A real heirloom piece.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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#9 posted 01-22-2012 07:27 PM

This is a cabinet to be admired.
Full of design details that compliment each other combining it into a eye pleasing creation of several styles.
The natural wood colours compliment each other perfectly.
A piece of craftsmanship with beautiful well thought out joinery that leaves me searching for words to do it justice .
Well done !!!


-- Kiefer

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#10 posted 01-23-2012 01:27 AM

That’s a real beauty.

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#11 posted 01-23-2012 03:26 AM

really like this one

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#12 posted 02-01-2012 08:42 AM

Very nice, the finish quality is evident!


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#13 posted 02-01-2012 12:31 PM

It’s very nice and I’ll bet that you really enjoyed making it. I love the contrast and lines.


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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