Cutlery box

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Project by nayo posted 01-31-2015 03:57 AM 1431 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A commission from a client who wanted some wooden box to store her cutlery.
she said she wanted something simple, and i did follow the advice, kinda of.
as i was looking at examples and did not found one that i like, so i decided to do something with two doors and add some decorations to it.
she was pleased with it, so i think i did well.


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#1 posted 01-31-2015 05:57 AM

Nice work! I recently made a box with a similar top. It was fun to do something different.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#2 posted 01-31-2015 12:37 PM

Nice, Nayo! What kind of wood and finish? Always like your scrolling embellishments! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#3 posted 01-31-2015 09:04 PM

Nice piece!The most i like those handles.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,you must polish it to shine.....

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#4 posted 01-31-2015 10:10 PM

Fantastic Nayo! Ditto what Candy said also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#5 posted 02-01-2015 01:36 AM


the box is cedar, the handles are mahogany and the decorations some local wood we call “little bone” or huesito.
I usual finish all my projects with 3 types of sandpaper: 120, 220 and 360. then apply 2 coats of a sealer that i don’t know how you call it in English, but it uses thinner. for this one i use an spray can lacquer to do the last layer.

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#6 posted 02-01-2015 05:52 AM

Awsome box – like door opening. Beautiful scrollsaw work! I like pulls.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 05-06-2015 03:09 AM

looks great!!

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...

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