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Project by markswoodcraft posted 07-07-2013 01:13 AM 1261 views 8 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was the latest project I made for myself.
It is a dresser or valet box made of maple
This was my first project with drawers, and I am quite pleased with it
dimensions are 12×6x3.5
finished with 2 coats of mineral oil.
as you can see it can hold my EDC and some other things

Thanks for looking,
Mark





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 07-07-2013 05:46 AM

That’s a great looking valet, and I really like the choice of wood

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Boxguy

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#2 posted 07-07-2013 06:15 AM

Mark, nice job. You should be proud of this. One of the most important jobs for a box is to help us organize our lives. This box certainly does that well. I liked the shot of all the pocket denizens put in their place. No watch? No wallet? I would have rounded more edges, but then I’m told everything I make looks like a used bar of soap. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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#3 posted 07-07-2013 08:57 AM

I really like this one. Good job.

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

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aussiedave

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#4 posted 07-07-2013 04:48 PM

Nice looking valet…well done.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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markswoodcraft

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#5 posted 07-07-2013 11:38 PM

Boxguy, i have a watch and wallet but forgot to put them in for the picture.

Thanks everyone for the comments

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gfadvm

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#6 posted 07-08-2013 12:22 AM

I’m a big fan of these dresser top valets and yours is a nice one.

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

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#7 posted 07-10-2013 01:37 PM

Looks good, has a manly design. Like the wood colors and finish. Great job!

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