Birdseye Maple / Karelian Birch Box

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Project by mony posted 12-20-2020 03:48 PM 1297 views 3 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just another box.

Sides of box is birdseye maple, top is karelian birch, with black walnut trim and lid lift. The trays inside are made from cherry. The box is 12” x 8” x 3.5”.

Thanks for looking.

-- Mony

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#1 posted 12-20-2020 04:07 PM

Absolutely Beautiful! That Maple and Walnut make for a Great contrast!! Love it!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#2 posted 12-20-2020 04:35 PM

Great looking box. Good contrast.

-- It's not a mistake it's a design opportunity

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#3 posted 12-20-2020 04:46 PM

not sure if the top compliments the sides or vise-versa. Either way, super nice box, walnut is a great accent

-- 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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#4 posted 12-20-2020 05:52 PM

Nice combination of woods. Great job. Sure your wife will love it.


-- Dave, Vancouver, WA

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#5 posted 12-20-2020 07:21 PM

Absolutely gorgeous box.
Great woods and excellent craftsmanship make for a winning combination!
Great work.

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#6 posted 12-20-2020 08:39 PM

Another great jewelry box Oval!! Beautifully done!!

I hope you and your family are doing well.

-- I aspire to be a novice woodworker...

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#7 posted 12-20-2020 09:40 PM

Just another box.
- mony

Just another unbelievable box more like it! Very nicely done! Truly inspirational…

-- Mike, A Yooper with a drawl,

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#8 posted 12-20-2020 10:09 PM

Awesome box mony. You really brought out the birdseye in that. Well done.

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

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#9 posted 12-20-2020 11:05 PM


-- Dan, TN

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#10 posted 12-20-2020 11:08 PM

Fabulous box, the wood you used is as good as the species allows. Then your care of it took it to the top. Nice work.

Where do you source that wood?

-- Think safe, be safe

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#11 posted 12-20-2020 11:31 PM

Beautiful box!

-- Rich

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#12 posted 12-21-2020 02:59 AM

Wow – gorgeous. The design allows the beautiful wood to steal the show (in a very good way).

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#13 posted 12-21-2020 03:52 AM

I love everything about this box. Beautiful design and craftsmanship. What is the finish you used?

-- AJ

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#14 posted 12-21-2020 04:14 AM

Very elegant box!

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#15 posted 12-21-2020 04:19 AM

Beautiful box and great craftsmanship. What did you line the trays and box bottom with?

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