Jewelry Box

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Project by dgreen50 posted 09-21-2012 04:57 PM 2086 views 8 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Completed as a skill improvement project, this box is approximately 10×12 inches in size and 5 inches high. Woods are Curly Maple and Walnut. The finish is a danish oil and satin lacquer.

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#1 posted 09-21-2012 05:00 PM

That’s a beautiful box and I love the contrasting wood. The whole thing is done very nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#2 posted 09-21-2012 05:16 PM

elegant box but yet very simple

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#3 posted 09-21-2012 05:53 PM

Very nice.

-- Darn thing doesn't fit! Where's my hammer?

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#4 posted 09-21-2012 06:09 PM

Skill improvement? Dang thing worked! Really nice job. Beautiful box

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#5 posted 09-21-2012 06:17 PM


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#6 posted 09-21-2012 06:59 PM

Nicely done!!


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#7 posted 09-21-2012 09:40 PM

Something elegant and tastefully done!

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#8 posted 09-21-2012 11:59 PM

Very pretty box, nice work.

-- Tom D

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#9 posted 09-22-2012 01:02 AM

Very nice box and you did an excellent job from the design, wood choices, joinery, hardware, and finish.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#10 posted 09-22-2012 04:00 AM

This is a really attractive looking box in both design and your choice of woods : )

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#11 posted 09-22-2012 06:25 AM

Great contrast and great work!


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#12 posted 09-22-2012 01:05 PM

Nice, bold design. I like it!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#13 posted 09-22-2012 01:57 PM

Clean and neat. Well done.

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

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#14 posted 09-22-2012 04:19 PM

I can only echo the others. You have improved your skills very nicely with this box.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#15 posted 09-22-2012 05:52 PM

Excellent work

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