Tall Jewelry Chest

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Project by dgreen50 posted 07-04-2012 09:49 PM 2189 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut and Ambrosia Maple were the woods used. Finish is satin lacquer finished off with a paste wax. Top has a brass inlay and the hardware is brass. The original plans are in “Wood” magazine, July 2009.

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#1 posted 07-04-2012 10:08 PM

extraordinarily cool,super great wood and well built.

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#2 posted 07-04-2012 10:37 PM

Really like the design. Simple but still has elegance.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 07-04-2012 10:42 PM

Striking front panel !

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#4 posted 07-06-2012 12:52 AM

Nice execution of the design. I like the ability to hang longer necklaces in this. I wish I knew the dimensions of the piece. Usually the grain runs to a point at the top not the bottom, but it is a very striking use of the maple. Thanks for sharing this with us; you should be very proud of this work.

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#5 posted 07-07-2012 06:44 AM

Very Nice Project! Thanks for Posting!


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#6 posted 07-07-2012 08:01 PM

For Boxguy -
Overall dimensions are: 10 1/2 wide x 8 3/8 deep and 17 1/2 tall. The ring bar for the project is 3 1/2 wide.

for all the kind comments, Thank you

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