Make-Up Box

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Project by Nugs posted 01-10-2014 02:22 AM 831 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After building my tool chest, my fiancee wanted me to build her one to store her make-up in. It’s built out of oak veneer plywood, with maple accents. My fiancee thinks the contrast is too much, so I may dye the maple to match the oak. The finish is rosewood dye, shellac and paste wax.

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#1 posted 01-10-2014 05:19 AM

Now we know why she’s marrying you! Congratulations on the box and the future bride!

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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#2 posted 01-10-2014 01:03 PM


-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 01-10-2014 10:04 PM

What drew me to this was the contrast. I really like it. Great job.

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#4 posted 01-12-2014 04:40 AM

A nice piece. I like the contrast.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#5 posted 01-15-2014 02:24 PM

Beautiful box! Like the pretty contrast of the trim and handles. Lucky lady!

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