Simply Beautiful Boxes

Simply Beautiful Boxes

by Doug Stowe

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Simply Beautiful Boxes by Doug Stowe

Doug Stowe's boxes are more than functional; they're inspired objects of beauty. Now you can recreate the same elegance in your own workshop with these 15 gorgeous boxes.

Featuring a wide range of styles, these boxes embody the skill, artistry and innovation that has made Doug Stowe's work prized by collectors. From a simple ring box to an elaborate relief-carved jewelry box, you'll find, among others, these perfect pieces to suit your skills:

  • Inlaid Walnut Ring Box
  • Bracelet Box
  • Lathe-Turned Ring Box
  • Wedding Ring Music Box
  • Winter Woods Box
  • Triangle Ring Box
  • Pin Cabinet
  • Cherry Jewelry Chest
  • Tribute to American Linden
  • Reliquary & Reverence
To help you craft each unique project, this guide includes step-by-step instruction, drawings, corresponding cutting lists, full-color photos and sidebars that detail the most difficult steps. Stowe also encourages you make each box your own by customizing his designs and selecting alternative woods and finishes.

With Doug Stowe's guidance, you'll build more than boxes; you'll craft treasured heirlooms as precious as the objects you place inside of them. Take this guide and experience the satisfaction of creating simply beautiful boxes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440316111
Publisher: F+W Media
Publication date: 05/01/2000
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 128
File size: 28 MB
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1Inlaid Walnut Ring Box8
Chapter 2Triangle Ring Box18
Chapter 3Lathe-Turned Ring Box26
Chapter 4Half-Turned Box32
Chapter 5Bracelet Box40
Chapter 6Wedding Ring Music Box48
Chapter 7Winter Woods Box58
Chapter 8Men's Jewelry Box68
Chapter 9Pin Cabinet76
Chapter 10Cherry Jewelry Chest84
Chapter 11Lucy's Jewelry Box90
Chapter 12Ash Chest of Drawers98
Chapter 13Triangle Tower104
Chapter 14Tribute to American Linden112
Chapter 15A Reliquary of Wood120

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