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Project by Kade Knight posted 543 days ago 802 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this jewelry box for my sister, who was married on a beach in Hawaii this summer. I decided to use an ocean theme to match the occasion. This box is curly maple and purpleheart. I hand carved the starfish on top out of curly maple. The top tray is lined with paua abalone veneer and the pull is made out of a piece of coral from the beach my sister was married on.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 543 days ago

Beautiful beautiful box,great build and fine wood too.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 543 days ago

Very awesome job sir

-- 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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Dave Dufour

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#3 posted 543 days ago

beautiful box

-- Dave, from Canada, http://simplywoodproducts.ca

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Fishinbo

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#4 posted 541 days ago

Gorgeous box! Great wood and joinery, like the ocean theme especially the carved star and the pretty pull.

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bugz

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#5 posted 541 days ago

Great looking box, very nice use of woods. Thanks for sharing, Bob

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 541 days ago

This box is beautiful and so nicely done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#7 posted 536 days ago

A 10 out of 10 on this jewelry box, like the abalone veneer look a lot.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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