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Ring Box with Bow

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Project by Simpsonusa posted 02-26-2013 01:15 AM 1119 views 11 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt at a bow made from wood. I used maple for the base with ¼ cherry and 2 strips of 1/8 red dyed maple.





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TomTinkerSum

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#1 posted 02-26-2013 01:41 AM

Nice job! Very fitting box for such an occasion. Might have to do one of these when we renew our vows.

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#2 posted 02-26-2013 01:57 AM

Very nicely done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#3 posted 02-26-2013 02:07 AM

That bow is perfect. And some nice grain on that QS Maple.

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

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#4 posted 02-26-2013 09:46 AM

Great job on this piece.

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#5 posted 02-27-2013 04:45 PM

Very nicely done. You should post a video on how you bend and attach those ribbons.

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#6 posted 02-28-2013 02:16 PM

Wow on that gorgeous box. Like the amazing design, bows and the finish. Excellent work!

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#7 posted 02-28-2013 05:35 PM

It’s a beautiful box. The bow looks great.

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#8 posted 03-05-2013 02:04 AM

Great looking box. Looking at your previous projects, you might want to consider contacting a high end jewelry store to try and sell some for their “big” clients.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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