Jewelry Box

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Project by netized posted 02-04-2010 04:05 PM 3719 views 17 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Jewelry box made from cherry, lyptus and wavy maple. Woodcraft hinges stop at 95 degrees. Splined miters were used with cherry and wavy maple drawer dividers. Runners for drawers are white oak. Tenons for handle were turned on the lathe (cherry and maple). I cut the maple escutcheon on the scroll saw to match the shape of the handles on the sides. I modified plans from Woodsmith Magazine #159.

-- Jeff, Santa Fe

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#1 posted 02-04-2010 04:12 PM

Beautiful jewelry box! What type of finish did you use? The grain stands out nicely.

-- John, UP of Michigan

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#2 posted 02-04-2010 04:14 PM

A lot of nice details there.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 02-04-2010 04:20 PM

Finish on the jewelry box was satin gel urethane.

-- Jeff, Santa Fe

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#4 posted 02-04-2010 04:33 PM

Very well done

Thanks for sharing


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#5 posted 02-04-2010 04:40 PM

Sweet!! I love the design and how the woods you chose compliment it. Great job!!

-- Dennis,!/MpleGrvWoodwrks

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#6 posted 02-04-2010 04:42 PM

Nice jewelery box. Love the combination of woods.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#7 posted 02-04-2010 04:57 PM

Love the Wavy Maple, Just used it on Single divider though? Beautiful Box.

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#8 posted 02-04-2010 05:42 PM

Stand up job!
Great choice of wood combinations also.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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#9 posted 02-04-2010 05:42 PM

Really sweet box. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#10 posted 02-04-2010 05:55 PM

That’s really impressive. Thanks for showing

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#11 posted 02-04-2010 06:41 PM

Pretty nice there.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#12 posted 02-04-2010 07:17 PM

Wow Jeff
That’s a show stopper amazing and beautiful


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#13 posted 02-04-2010 07:32 PM

uhhhh wow! a true work of art! hope you dont have to fill it to!

-- the journy of a thousand miles begins with a single step " Lou-Tzu"

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#14 posted 02-04-2010 07:43 PM

very cool how do your drawer runers work

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#15 posted 02-04-2010 08:38 PM

Very Nice! Great craftsmanship!

-- Jeff , Wisconsin Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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