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Forum topic by AAANDRRREW posted 05-15-2015 01:56 AM 548 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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AAANDRRREW

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05-15-2015 01:56 AM

I have some extra cedar from a different project. Was thinking of trying my dado blade out for the 1st time making some box joints for a jewelry box. Problem I got is where do you get the felt stuff for the inside and those little cushions to put rings in?


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BurlyBob

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#1 posted 05-15-2015 02:02 AM

I bought a flocking kit from Woodcraft if that’s any help. You use an adhesive then squirt the ground felt into the box and shake it around the interior till it’s covered to your liking. As I recall it wasn’t to terribly expensive.

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thechipcarver

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#2 posted 05-15-2015 01:39 PM

Here is were I order my flocking (felt stuff):

http://www.flockit.com/

As for the inside guts of the boxes, I would try e-bay.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."

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bondogaposis

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#3 posted 05-15-2015 01:51 PM

You can get sticky back felt from any craft store. Not sure how they make those fabric covered ring cushions. I have made them using craft foam but they don’t look as nice as the fabric covered ones, perhaps fabric covered craft foam?

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#4 posted 05-15-2015 09:29 PM



Here is were I order my flocking (felt stuff):

http://www.flockit.com/

As for the inside guts of the boxes, I would try e-bay.

- thechipcarver
I get my flocking there also.


-- "You may have your PHD but I have my GED and my DD 214"

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