Jewelry Cabinet

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Project by Casper posted 06-03-2013 12:26 PM 2156 views 16 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Materials used:
Quartersawn sapele for the case, door frames and base
Birdseye maple for door panels and drawer trays
Spalted maple for drawer faces
Wenge for door pulls and door stop
A wiping varnish finish
Brusso knife hinges

Large hooks on and left and small on the right for hanging items.

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Kaleb the Swede

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#1 posted 06-03-2013 12:33 PM

Great Job! I love the contrasting of the spalted maple for the inside of the case. The birdseye on the outside really gave it some texture. Really well done

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#2 posted 06-03-2013 01:25 PM

Beautiful cabinet. Very nice work.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 06-03-2013 01:31 PM

This cabinet is absolutely beautiful. The wood is wonderful and you did a nice job on it. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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robert triplett

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#4 posted 06-03-2013 01:44 PM

Great wood combination and very nice build.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#5 posted 06-03-2013 01:46 PM

nice work

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#6 posted 06-03-2013 01:49 PM

And who is the lucky recipient?

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#8 posted 06-03-2013 02:51 PM

Great looking piece!

-- Brian Timmons -

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#9 posted 06-03-2013 02:57 PM

Outstanding work and a beautiful piece

-- Custom furniture

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#10 posted 06-03-2013 04:40 PM

Wow, what can I say that has not already been said by everyone above, but I guess I will just have to repeat their words…..Beautiful, amazing workmanship, just a stunning piece of furniture, such talent.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#12 posted 06-03-2013 08:06 PM

Wow! It only gets better as you start opening the drawers! Great job!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#13 posted 06-03-2013 11:18 PM

Beautiful project ! ....and now to fill it with goodies : )

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

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#14 posted 06-03-2013 11:56 PM

beautiful cabinet. It looks great on the inside and outside.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#15 posted 06-04-2013 12:24 AM

Very impressive piece!

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

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