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12-15-2017 12:39 AM

Topic tags/keywords: jewelry box display box secret compartments allwood knives collectibles oak cherry maple walnut zebrawood

I have not see a posting of a finished commission order so here goes. I have a (friend/customer) who gives me a nice order before Christmas every year. This year he requested two of the “I Have Secrets” boxes,

eight all wood folding knives w/four of them made like a baseball bat and eight inlayed display boxes for them.

They are all finished as of today and will be delivered (2 1/2 hours away) to him Sunday. He uses these as Christmas gifts for friends and family. This has been the norm for the last several years. Of course I really like the order and getting to visit all at the same time. Thought you all would be interested at looking at the merchandise. Thanks for looking.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#1 posted 12-15-2017 12:42 AM

Very well crafted and neat projects!

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#2 posted 12-15-2017 12:54 AM

Those are nicely made boxes.

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#3 posted 12-15-2017 12:57 AM

Really beautiful!

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#4 posted 12-15-2017 01:12 AM

Beautiful, well done.

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#5 posted 12-15-2017 01:17 AM

Beautiful boxes, Vernon. I can see why he orders every year!!

cheers, Jim

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#6 posted 12-15-2017 01:53 AM

As usual, a great array of fine craftsmanship. Well done Vernon

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#7 posted 12-15-2017 01:59 AM

Why go somewhere else when you are already buying the best. Nice work Vernon. I hope one of those knives is for me. I like the flutes on the boxes too.

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#8 posted 12-15-2017 03:08 AM

Really wonderful boxes. Many ideas to remember for the future. Thanks.

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#9 posted 12-15-2017 03:22 AM

Very Nice!

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#10 posted 12-15-2017 04:01 AM

All I can say is I want to be on your friend’s Christmas list! Those are absolutely beautiful. I admire your creativity and craftsmanship. Great job!

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#11 posted 12-15-2017 11:51 PM

Thanks for all the great comments. Coming from your class of guys they really mean a lot.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#12 posted 12-16-2017 02:32 AM

Those are awesome and I would love it if someone gave one to me as a gift!

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