Misc. jewelry boxes.

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Project by DouginVa posted 724 days ago 1328 views 12 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The first one is an original design. Made of walnut, keyed dovetail miter joints, pinned lids that conceal trays for misc items, rings, tie clips, cuff links, etc. and a tray for display items. My retirement watches earn this spot. Not for the guy with a LOT of jewelry. The main body and tray of the second box is a mystery wood to me. Made from salvaged wood from an outdoor garden bench. It’s very porous and light weight. The lid and legs are from walnut as well. I made the padded trays on each of these with a foam pad and synthetic suede to cover it. Both are finished in Danish Oil.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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Tom Godfrey

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#1 posted 724 days ago

Great idea and great job. You don’t see many jewelry boxes made for men and I like this idea. May just see what I can do making one.
Thanks for sharing.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 724 days ago

I really like the first one. It is unique. I absolutely love unique. Shows thought and imagination.

Second box is nicely done as well.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#3 posted 724 days ago

Nice boxes ! The “doors” on the first one, and how they open with the finger holes, is neat !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#4 posted 724 days ago

Hello DouginVa

Very great boxes with so beautiful designs

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#5 posted 724 days ago

They look great

-- "I'm a lumbrjock and I'm OK..."

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#6 posted 724 days ago

Darn good looking boxes and unique to boot…..

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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#7 posted 724 days ago

Both, very nice. I like the way the 1st one opens also. Very kool idea

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

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#8 posted 724 days ago

Beautiful design/workmanship on both of these.

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

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#9 posted 650 days ago

Men’s Valet boxes, I like them.

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