burly jewelry box

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Project by jeffro posted 06-19-2012 05:58 PM 3691 views 13 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Burly jewelry box, I built this for my lady a couple of years ago. the doors are quilted maple the top is fur burl the hinges are koa wood and theres a couple of other kinds in there too, finished with poly.

Thanks Ljs

-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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#1 posted 06-19-2012 06:08 PM


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#2 posted 06-19-2012 06:17 PM

Fascinating work Jeffro!

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#3 posted 06-19-2012 06:33 PM

This is a wonderful piece. Nice work.


-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 06-19-2012 06:46 PM

That is just an outstanding piece of work. My goodness. I mean just outstanding.

-- Paul, Tennessee,

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#5 posted 06-19-2012 07:09 PM

A very special box

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 06-19-2012 07:31 PM

Very nice.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#7 posted 06-19-2012 07:38 PM

Spectacular!! Wow! You bring out the beauty in beauty!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#8 posted 06-19-2012 08:10 PM

Yee ha. I love that! Top 3 by Friday. Nice Jeffro

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.

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#9 posted 06-19-2012 08:45 PM

This project seems a bit small for you. That quilted maple is killer. Well done…............

-- mike...............

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#10 posted 06-19-2012 08:47 PM

Wow I love everything about this one … the design , the wood used, the way the inside is set up , the top piece.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#11 posted 06-19-2012 09:22 PM

AWESOME! love that quilted maple!

-- Ryan

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#12 posted 06-19-2012 09:29 PM

No one will be duplicating that any time soon!

-- Brian Timmons -

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#13 posted 06-19-2012 09:43 PM

probably the nicest and most creative box i have seen, i am sure this one will be passed on to the next generation for years. Great job !!

-- Lumberdog.. Michigan

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#14 posted 06-19-2012 10:56 PM

I’m really liking this piece! I think my favorite part is the wood hinges. Very well done…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#15 posted 06-20-2012 01:20 AM

When I First saw the thumbnail, I thought you carved an old mans face in it. Lol. But upon closer inspection, beautiful!

-- There are countless woodworking plans but have you checked out God's plan? Jeremiah 29:11

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