Category Archives: Jewelry Boxes

Wood Jewelry Boxes

Wood Jewelry BoxesGood jewelry boxes are works of art. Wooden jewelry boxes are available in various finishes and textures. The choices range from warm mahogany wood, white ash, cherry, maple, koa, walnut, birch, burl and other varieties found in America. Several special boxes are created with wood sourced from other countries. Examples of such wood varieties are rosewood, ebony, blodwood, bocote, jatoba, kingwood, lacewood, olivewood, padauk and many more. The type of wood used and the quality of craftsmanship determines the price of the jewelry boxes.

The most common types of jewelry boxes are one with a wooden flip top lid. In many of these, once the box is opened, a musical tune plays lightly in the background. With time there have been several changes introduced in the designs and styles of jewelry boxes. The musical jewelry boxes made of wood have their own special kind of charm.

With exteriors made of good quality wood and the interiors lined with soft satins and velvets, wooden jewelry boxes make perfect nesting places for your jewelry. The soft lining ensures that the delicate pieces of jewelry kept inside are not damaged in any manner.

Some exquisitely made wooden jewelry boxes are antique pieces which have been crafted by master craftsmen and are collector’s items. There are several established firms who specialize in making wooden jewelry boxes. For those who want inexpensive wooden jewelry boxes, several can be found at local stores. These pieces are made by bulk manufacturers.

Some innovative designs seen in wooden jewelry boxes are those with divided compartments and lift out trays or with frame and panel lids as well as raised “pillow-style” lids.

Wooden jewelry armoires are tall units, with stacked drawers and often with hooks to hang longer items such as necklaces.

Jewelry boxes are available in various price ranges to suit different needs. There are those that are commonly available in stores and exquisite and unique pieces which can be bought only in renowned auction houses. A well made jewelry box is a beautiful object to possess and to give as a gift.

Advertisements

Different Types of Jewelry Boxes

Jewelry BoxesWhile it is very true that you are careful and carefully selected all her jewelery and jewelry, most people forget to pay attention to the receptacles of your prized possessions. Like her jewelry, jewelry boxes also come in different shapes, sizes, uses, colors, finishes, materials, etc. and must be selected with care, to help keep your jewelry safe and to avoid excessive wear. Especially when you give jewelry, these boxes can add that extra special touch and personality. They make excellent gifts for themselves too, and yes! Even for men that can be used to hold cufflinks and other jewelry treasures and heirlooms.

A well done jeweler ends up being almost as important as the jewelry you have insurance, and is likely to be passed on from generation to generation as well. They do not have to be used for jewelry alone though. They can be artistically arranged to your bedroom or living spaces for a touch of eternity to your decor, and bring a little mystery to your home! They can be chosen to match or contrast your furniture and can be very useful as organizers of all kinds of junk that might otherwise be quite difficult to maintain.

Jewelry boxes made from different types of wood such as cherry, teak, mahogany, maple or will go very well with almost any decor. Match or contrast your box with the kind of look you have. For example, a traditional box stand on a very stylish and modern, adding personality to it and can also be used as well, to add personality to a Victorian themed. Make sure it is well lined with velvet and padding to keep your jewelry safe. Also correct partition size will ensure that your jewelry will not get scratched.

While small jewelry boxes are often used by jewelry stores for jewelry packaging for clients, these can also be purchased as inexpensive gifts for girls. Musical versions are a favorite of girls to store all your trinkets in. jewelry boxes handmade by contrast, are a specialty, each piece is unique and carefully crafted. It takes a lot of skill and hard work to create truly stunning pieces and none but a master craftsman can get one.

Jewelry gift boxes also produced on paper, cardboard, metal and plastic, and can be carried on a large scale, as well as customized versions. For a unique piece, you can even create your own jewelry box. After all, who knows your needs better than you. If you are in the woodwork, using pieces of wood left over from other projects. Or go to a nearby warehouse building to find the right materials and get started! Be sure to line the boxes with a soft as velvet. This will give a more professional look, and also help keep your jewelry safe. You can even embellish your box with embroidery, sequins, felt cutouts, etc. to give a special touch!