Here is the list of what you do with these boxes...
Storage for hobby items:
If you happen to like a particular hobby like sewing or crafts, then you can use wood toolboxes to store your materials and keep them organized. You can use the different drawers in it to store your threads, needles and other craft items. This way, you can easily find what you need while doing your craft.
Storage for jewellery and personal items:
You heard it right. Jewellery can be stored in these particular boxes. Since this particular toolbox are made from wood and can be given an elegant finish, you can store in your valuables like jewellery inside. Just make sure that you install a lock just for safety.
These wooden boxes especially the old ones can be used as a potting area or creative pots where you can store small pots of plants. This adds great character to your small indoor garden.
You can use them for what their purpose dictates. On the other hand, your creativity also dictates how you will use this particular box. Wood is normally not used in the manufacture of rolling tool chests, which is used for storing heavy tools, rather than hobby or personal items.