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Making a Fancy Boxed Wine Holder

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The only problem with boxed wine is that it comes in an ugly cardboard box. The wine is great, but Jocie usually pours the wine into a carafe when we have guest over. Instead, I made her a snazzy boxed wine holder from pallet wood.
I used my table saw a lot for this project, ripping the pallet boards square and to length. I also created thin strips for braces to glue the boards together. The most difficult step was using a dado stack to create a tongue-and-groove so the backside could slide on and off.
Jocie stenciled that beautiful fleur de lis, and she applied a wax finish to seal the wood. I'm really pleased with how this turned out, and I know we'll be showing it off next chance we get.
Time: 6 Hours Cost: $5 Difficulty: Moderate

To see more: http://www.oneprojectcloser.com/how-to-make-classy-boxed-wine-holder/

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  • Mary Insana
    Mary Insana Pittsburgh, PA

    Christmas gifts with a box of wine enclosed, I better start making them soon :)

  • Lisa M
    Lisa M Atlanta, GA

    Awesome idea and well executed! I'd buy one :-)

  • Sarah @ Just The Bee's Knees

    Such a great idea!! My husband always makes fun of my boxed wine i hide around the corner from my guests...now I will just have to have him make me one of these!!

  • Miriam I
    Miriam I New York, NY

    Beautiful. You set the bar high on this one! :)

  • Linda S
    Linda S Cunningham, TN

    what a great idea, and would look great on any kitchen counter. bota box is a good little box wine.

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