Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Ring Box With Musical Movement


This is an engagement ring box with a twist. It's also a music box! A novel and fun project.

No stains or dyes have been used. The rich colours that you see are the natural colours of the finished woods.


Overall exterior dimensions are about 11.3" x 5.5" x 5"  (28.7 x 14.0 x 12.7 cm)


Interior and exterior are finished with Osmo TopOil, an odourless hardwax-oil wood finish.  The resultant finish is smooth, durable, and appealing.

Woods Used:

Black Walnut, Roasted Curly Maple, Curly Maple 


Mitred corners reinforced with Roasted Curly Maple legs.

Sides are solid 1/2" (13  mm) thick Black Walnut

Top is made from solid Black Walnut laminated to accent bands of Roasted Maple and Curly Maple.





Solid brass quadrant hinges.

Dividers are solid Black Walnut

Jewelry compartment is lined with black velveteen. 

Padded ring inserts are covered in the same luxurious material.