jewelry box

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Project by kansas posted 02-15-2010 02:24 AM 2157 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple jewelry box from plans in a recent issue of WOOD magazine. Made from small pieces of Cherry that I had left from an earlier project. I probably spent way too much time trying to maximize my yield but waste not, want not. I added some little dividers to the drawers that the plan didn’t have. I also didn’t buy the speciailized ring holder the plan called for on the little slanted portion but instead just added some felt on top of a piece of 1/4” ply. I think applying that felt was the most difficult part and the inside of the door looks a little goofy without the felt going all the way to the top but that was all the longer the felt was that I bought so I just went with it. Finish is boiled linseed oil and shellac.

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#1 posted 02-15-2010 02:29 AM

very nice

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#2 posted 02-15-2010 02:31 AM

Nice looking jewelry box.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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#3 posted 02-15-2010 03:04 AM

A great looking Jewelry box

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#4 posted 02-15-2010 04:54 AM

Well done!

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#5 posted 02-15-2010 05:02 AM

A good looking box. Well designed, well built.

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#6 posted 02-15-2010 05:53 AM

Good looking jewelry box Kansas.

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#7 posted 02-16-2010 08:36 AM

Wonderfull box. Nice use of scrap materials.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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