Rachel's Wedding Box

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Project by croquetman posted 812 days ago 1075 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Rachel is my cousin Denise’s younger daughter. Olivia is the other daughter. I’ll have to showcase her jewelry box as well. In any case, Rachel’s box is a simple cherry box that I really like. It works in so many ways besides having been relatively simple to make.

The walnut splines are 1/4”. The top slips into a groove in the sides so no hinges are needed. The walnut accents in the top band and feet were stained with ebony stain to achieve that dark look. The top shelf comes out to revel space iin the bottom – that’s where we hid her wedding check.

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#1 posted 811 days ago

Beautiful box!

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#2 posted 811 days ago

Another great job, well done.

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#3 posted 811 days ago

Rachael must definitely love it…very good looking box.

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#4 posted 811 days ago

Nicely done.

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

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