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Project by DKV posted 07-12-2013 07:28 PM 1214 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My sister asked me to build her a box she could keep her remote control in. Here it is. Walnut with Holly inlay.

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#1 posted 07-12-2013 08:23 PM

sweet ! ... you do nice work BUD

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#2 posted 07-12-2013 08:24 PM

The finish has a beautiful sheen…the walnut and holly really compliment each other

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#3 posted 07-13-2013 12:32 AM

Nice!

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#4 posted 07-13-2013 12:44 AM

That is a beautiful box but very much understated, it is far from a simple box. With the holly inlay in the lid, top and bottom and the finish shows a degree of skill and craftsmanship lifting that box well out of the category of simple. You should check out my first post of a box in LJ’s ….. now that was a simple box…LOL
Well done it is a beautiful box.

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#5 posted 07-13-2013 03:17 AM

very nice beautiful work.

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#6 posted 07-14-2013 01:53 AM

Nice box and a good book selection to boot.

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#7 posted 07-14-2013 01:38 PM

I agree with , aussiedave. A step up from simple and well made.

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#8 posted 07-14-2013 06:05 PM

Nice work, DKV. It’s a beautiful box.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#9 posted 07-14-2013 07:43 PM

WOW!

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#10 posted 07-16-2013 01:52 PM

Good looking box! The top has beautiful inlays and grains. It has simple clean lines and great finish. Great job!

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