Pagoda-Style Jewelry Box

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Discover an intriguing way to hang drawers.

Overall dimensions: 14"w × 91⁄2"d × 83⁄4"h

This Asian-influenced box, with its broad beveled top and pagoda styling, features a drawer-hanging system that doubles as a dominant design element. Contrasting woods contribute to the overall look, as do the custom-made pulls. Splines join the mitered drawer corners, while the V-grooves cut in the drawer sides provide purchase on the wooden slides attached to the legs.

Precision setup and machining are key in the construction, made possible by a collection of simply-made jigs. I’ll walk you through a successful building experience, so that, in the end, you’ll have a worthy holiday gift item and a bucketful of new skills guaranteed to pay forward on later projects.

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