Add this jewelry box to your list of must-build projects for gift giving, and surprise a special person in your life. Our compact maple jewelry box features walnut accents to highlight the beauty of contrasting wood tones and features a removeable tray with compartments to store many precious trinkets and jewelry. The raised-panel lid and tapered feet and handle give the design a clean, contemporary look.

Vital Statistics: Jewelry Box

TYPE: Jewelry box OVERALL SIZE: 12W by 7H by 8D MATERIAL: Maple JOINERY: Miter, dado, rabbet Joints


• Corner grain matches all around box sides

' Raised-panel lid

- Tray rests on the top edges of bray supports. When lid is opened, tray protrudes above box and can be lifted out

■ Divided tray compartment

■ Walnut feet and handle details

FINISHING OPTIONS: A clear finish, like Danish oil or varnish, is recommended to bring out depth of the mapie mod grain, particularly If curly maple stock is used


Building time


LAYOUT 2-3 hours

ASSEMBLY 2-3 hours rn\ CUTTING PARTS 2-4 hours

ASSEMBLY 2-3 hours

FINISHING 1-2 hours

TOTAL: 9-15 hours

Tools you'll use

* Jointer

- Planer

- Router table with auxiliary fence and featherboard

■ Raised-panel router bit

- Tabie saw

- Dado-biade set

- Bar clamps

- Spring damps

* Sanding station

- Wood chisels

- Combination square

Shopping Eist

□ (1) V4 ¡n. x 2 ft. x 2 ft. maple or birch plywood

□ Wide masking tape or plastic packing tape

□ Finishing materials

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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