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Mom's Jewelry Box

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Project by Scott C. posted 02-13-2013 09:11 PM 1775 views 12 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Original-ish design. Borrowed the basic style of the body of the box from the WOOD magazine plan in issue #165, and got the idea for the lid’s panel from another lumberjock (sorry, can’t remember who). Wish I had some more pictures, but this is the only one I have for know. Made from wanut and maple, finished with wax.

-- measure twice, cut once, swear and start over.





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jap

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#1 posted 02-13-2013 09:29 PM

looks very nice

-- Joel

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#2 posted 02-13-2013 10:09 PM

Very cool. And I just might have to “borrow” the idea/style again.

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

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#3 posted 02-14-2013 03:52 AM

Very classy!

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

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#4 posted 02-14-2013 04:54 AM

Very smooooth…..................

-- mike...............

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#5 posted 02-14-2013 10:55 AM

quite striking..great top design.

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#6 posted 02-14-2013 01:19 PM

The lid looks like a Kent Shepherd box. That’s definitely a compliment! Nice box anyone would be proud to have.

-- Tim Harrelson

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#7 posted 02-14-2013 01:46 PM

That’s a fine looking box that you built for your mother. It’s beautiful and I’m sure that she will cherish it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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#8 posted 02-14-2013 04:41 PM

Gorgeous box! Like the contrasting colors of the great design and the clean lines. Great job!

—www.sawblade.com

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ken_c

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#9 posted 02-14-2013 08:35 PM

another nice box!!

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#10 posted 02-15-2013 02:12 AM

Beautiful

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#11 posted 02-15-2013 02:18 AM

Very nice! I love the way you did the top.

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

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