Walnut & Maple Jewelry Box

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Project by leec posted 12-07-2019 05:28 PM 576 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another Christmas present, this one for my sister-in-law. It’s the same design as a previous box, but with the walnut and maple reversed. Finished with 5 coats of wipe-on poly.

Continuing the striped theme that started way back when with some salt & pepper shakers.

-- Lee, Framingham, MA

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#1 posted 12-07-2019 05:52 PM

Inside a bit of a surprise! Nice.

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#2 posted 12-07-2019 05:53 PM

Great looking Jewelry Box and a wonderful Christmas gift! Nice work Lee!

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

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#3 posted 12-07-2019 06:03 PM

Super NEAT!

If she does not like it send it to me!

I wil;l find someone who will love it!


-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#4 posted 12-07-2019 06:32 PM

Great box and the layered tray is very eye catching.
Wonderful gift and congrats.

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#5 posted 12-07-2019 06:37 PM

Very cool interior! Interesting stripes concept!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 12-07-2019 10:57 PM

Really nice job. Like the play of colors, and always like a filled box. That candystripped tray is awesome.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#7 posted 12-07-2019 11:57 PM

Wow.. I have two boxes on my workbench that look almost identical on the outside (right down to the spline placement) except mine are waiting on a finish. With that being said, that’s where the resemblance ends…mine are nowhere that cool on the inside. Fantastic job!!! Wanna come finish mine??? Lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#8 posted 12-08-2019 12:09 PM

A beautiful box then there’s the inside – a tray that defies imagination yet it’s right there in view. GREAT engineering and execution and congrats on a well deserved DT3

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#9 posted 12-08-2019 01:39 PM

Really cool. Love the tray!

-- Petey

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#10 posted 12-08-2019 02:12 PM

The wildest tray I’ve ever seen. Nice work.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#11 posted 12-09-2019 02:23 AM

Now that’s really impressive.

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