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Project by CalgaryBill posted 448 days ago 1538 views 13 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a modified version of a jewelry chest that appeared in the Oct 2005 issue of Wood Magazine. The client wanted a deeper space in the upper compartment to accompany large bracelets. She also chose to have it done in bocote and maple. Finished with 4 coats of tung oil and buffed with the Beall system.

-- Calgary Bill





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 448 days ago

Beautiful jewelry chest Bill

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Brett

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#2 posted 448 days ago

Very nice! That would look good as a matching set with a larger hope/blanket chest also. Once again, very nice.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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#3 posted 447 days ago

Outstanding box, good workmanship.

-- Tom D

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TurnTurnTurn

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#4 posted 447 days ago

Great choice of wood and terrific work.

-- TurnTurnTurn

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gfadvm

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#5 posted 447 days ago

A gorgeous jewelry chest. And a great wood combination!

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

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Boxguy

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#6 posted 447 days ago

Bill, this has a classic look and is a beautiful choice of woods. The finish looks great. It looks like a nice combination of sizes of spaces. The bowed legs really add to the look.

-- Big Al in IN

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majuvla

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#7 posted 447 days ago

It looks awsome.Beautiful outline shape!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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doordude

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#8 posted 447 days ago

great design and choice of woods.

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doncutlip

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#9 posted 447 days ago

Now that is simply gorgeous

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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ruddy

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#10 posted 446 days ago

A fine piece.The contrast between the two woods add to its beauty.
Well done.

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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