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I am trying to gather information on a new project. I am building a wine cabinet, and am trying to remember what the correct term is for using multiple woods on one piece of furniture. In my case, I want to use walnut with a cherry inlay. Any ideas on what this is called. Any help appreciated--Marc
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What comes to mind is "accent pieces".


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I think they call it froggle or just plain smart,using what you have

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thanx guys, I was thinking of marquetry, but not exactly. I just wanted some pictures of using say a cherry and a maple together. I think it looks really nice to use 2 different woods on a single piece.
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