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Maple and Rosewood box

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Project by KimAccurso posted 01-08-2018 04:39 PM 2920 views 13 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I liked this one so much I kept it for myself :) It took me a minute to complete, the feet were challenging to get cut and mitered to fit on the sides. It has a tray with a slightly curved handle and sets on thin pieces of maple inset into the box. The lid, lid handle and feet are all Honduran Rosewood and the box is Maple.

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection





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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 01-08-2018 04:53 PM

a simply beautiful looking box there Kim ….the wood choices are amazing good contrast ….Welcome 2 LJ’s ….all your projects are lovely ….GREAT JOB :<))
please join box swap LMAO

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#2 posted 01-08-2018 05:31 PM

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KimAccurso

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#3 posted 01-08-2018 06:03 PM

Thanks for the compliments and so glad to be part of the community!

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection

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woodshaver Tony C

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#4 posted 01-08-2018 06:34 PM

Beautiful design! Nice contrast and love those legs!

PS.. Welcome to LJ’s!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 01-08-2018 06:44 PM

I like the design of this box and it’s beautifully done. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Ivan

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#6 posted 01-08-2018 08:49 PM

Hi, I realy like your various and stylish boxes. Interesting variations and technics on different boxes. Great work indeed.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 01-08-2018 09:55 PM

Really lovely box. The corner detail is something else.
Thanks for posting.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#8 posted 01-08-2018 11:38 PM

That is one remarkable box! I see why you kept it.

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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Mean_Dean

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#9 posted 01-08-2018 11:53 PM

Beautiful box—love those legs!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#10 posted 01-09-2018 02:07 AM

Looks great. Like the color contrast and the design is really eye catching.

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#11 posted 01-09-2018 02:19 AM

beautiful box. I like the legs and internal tray. Nice touches.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#12 posted 01-09-2018 02:24 AM

That is indeed a keeper. Nice design and choice of colors.

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#13 posted 01-09-2018 12:03 PM

Outstanding…

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KimAccurso

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#14 posted 01-09-2018 12:34 PM

Thank you all so much for the compliments and positive comments and I’m thrilled to have this project make the daily top 3 – wow!

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection

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Sawdustonmyshoulder

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#15 posted 01-09-2018 03:51 PM

Kim,

Congrats at reaching number 1 on the list today. Keep up the good work!!!

Oh, and beautiful work!

-- The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when someone is watching.

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