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Ring Box - Wedding

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Project by tim0001 posted 05-19-2013 02:56 PM 1394 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter wanted a ring box instead of a pillow since her wedding is on a beach and my 7 year old grandson is the ring bearer. Only had a few days to get this completed but she was happy with it. Box is cocobolo

-- TimV





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#1 posted 05-19-2013 04:09 PM

Very nice box. Great placement of the wood grain on the lid. I am sure your daughter loves it.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#2 posted 05-19-2013 04:24 PM

Gorgeous piece for a happy occasion! I’ll bet this becomes a wedding heirloom for many more generations.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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#3 posted 05-19-2013 04:57 PM

Awesome box…

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#4 posted 05-19-2013 05:25 PM

Beautiful! 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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#5 posted 05-19-2013 05:34 PM

The hinge placement and inlay are extra thoughtful! I’m sure this will always be one of her treasures!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#6 posted 05-19-2013 07:32 PM

Beautiful wood and execution : ) Congratulations to you and your daughter.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#7 posted 05-19-2013 09:14 PM

Very nice! ...even the felt. Never seen that much cocobolo…usually just for pens and such. Very nice job. I bow to the master. I hear heirloom. Congrats on your Daughters wedding. Have fun on the beach trip.

-- "Always with Honor"

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#8 posted 05-19-2013 10:02 PM

That’s super work. Beautiful box….

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#9 posted 05-20-2013 12:11 AM

Very beautiful

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

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#10 posted 05-20-2013 12:54 AM

That is just beautiful! And done on short notice!Great job on this classic. And way better/ more durable than a pillow!

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

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#11 posted 05-20-2013 02:59 AM

Nice! The inlay in the lid is a nice touch.

-- Dick

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#12 posted 05-20-2013 06:08 AM

Wow I love the wood and the box is great.

-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh

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#13 posted 05-20-2013 07:05 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#14 posted 05-20-2013 08:55 AM

Splendid.

I’m glad someone can work Cocobolo. It Brings me out in sneezing fits.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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#15 posted 05-20-2013 11:15 AM

Nice box, and good idea putting a lock on it. I cant see a box like that making a trip down the beach in a seven-year-olds hands without being opened along the way!
And I’m guessing your daughter was holding the key :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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