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Cherry, Padauk, Ebony; 6”x6”x4” For my daughter’s 27th birthday.
-- Béla, Memphis TN
Feb 13, 2013
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#1 posted 02-13-2013 09:55 AM
Very nice work
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#2 posted 02-13-2013 02:55 PM
Well done, Great looking box. Colors and trays aregreat as well.
Welcome to LJ’s as well. You’ll love it here.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#3 posted 02-13-2013 03:16 PM
very nice… and very practical. Nicely done wood combinations. I assume there is a lip on the underside of the lid to fit in the remaining top recess?
finger joints are very attractive on this size box.
-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...
#4 posted 02-13-2013 03:45 PM
Thanks guys, I’m looking forward to being in the LJ community!
There is a shallow (1/8”) rebate around the periphery of the lid which thins its profile and registers it with the sides. Like others I typically use dovetails for oblong rectangular boxes. On a square box, though, box joints just felt more appropriate.
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#5 posted 02-13-2013 03:46 PM
Beautiful design, simple and elegant. Several other things I like about this box. It wouldn’t take up a lot of space on a crowded ladies vanity. The stacking trays provide a lot of storage and also allow organizing the jewelry better, the curved tray dividers, the small accents, contrasting wood colors and very small nicely cut dovetails give it a quality appearance and the ability for it to last a long long time.
Welcome to LJ Béla, I hope you enjoy yourself here!
-- Mike, an American living in Norway.
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#6 posted 02-13-2013 04:49 PM
Welcome to Ljs BelaI really like this design and it was built very well too.
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#7 posted 02-13-2013 05:56 PM
Very well done, love the design and wood color.
-- Tom D
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#8 posted 02-13-2013 06:01 PM
Hello and welcome to LJ’s
I love this design
A great work
The curved tray are a good idea
Thanks for sharing
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#9 posted 02-13-2013 06:47 PM
Beautiful box,awsome design! Very creative.
-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted
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#10 posted 02-13-2013 07:04 PM
Great looking box. I like the idea of the three tears for the earings and the angles of the dividers.
Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist
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#11 posted 02-13-2013 07:05 PM
Excellent looking box…anytime I see a box it grabs my attention…and this is a very nice one. Weccome to Lumberjocks
-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work
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#12 posted 02-13-2013 09:30 PM
Great job and welcome
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#13 posted 02-13-2013 11:25 PM
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#14 posted 02-14-2013 01:45 AM
Beautifully done and designed.
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#15 posted 02-14-2013 02:10 AM
Very nice, classy design, great idea with the stacking trays. Like the wood combo too.
-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!
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