Pennsylvania Spice Box

Choose a raised-panel door or a marquetry door (like the original) for this heirloom 18th century spice box which also can be used as a jewelry box. Choose a raised-panel door or a marquetry door (like the original) for this heirloom 18th century spice box which also...

Dining Room Tray

Build this simple and elegant reproduction of a shaker silverware tray and you will become a maestro with a hammer. Build this simple and elegant reproduction of a shaker silverware tray and you will become a maestro with a hammer. What you get: Step-by-step photos...

Pencil Box

This brief article outlines how to build a pencil box from one piece of wood that is routed out. This brief article outlines how to build a pencil box from one piece of wood that is routed out. The box is lozenge-shaped and had a single lid that lifts to reveal three...

Drawer Primer: Sliding-Lid Box

Take our super-quick drawer-making technique for a test drive by building this box. Take our super-quick drawer-making technique for a test drive by building this box. The sliding lid makes it ideal for holding candles or chisels. What you get: Step-by-step photos...

Tea Caddy Box

With figured hardwood and beautiful inlay work this tea caddy is an attractive way to store and protect delicate tealeaves. With figured hardwood and beautiful inlay work this tea caddy is an attractive way to store and protect delicate tealeaves. The box’s...

1839 School Box

You might want to make this school box from “The Joiner and Cabinet Maker” with nothing but hand tools. You might want to make this school box from “The Joiner and Cabinet Maker” with nothing but hand tools. You’ll get the satisfaction of hand-cutting...

Tile Trivet

Keep the heat off your table while warming up your joinery skills. Keep the heat off your table while warming up your joinery skills. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful illustrations Buy Now! Get Details Woodworking News >...

Jewelry Chest

Finely crafted details and a bookmatched veneer top make this jewelry chest a real gem. When you first look at this jewelry chest it’s hard to know where to focus your attention. The elegant veneered lid opens to reveal a beveled mirror and a divided tray. Below...

Contoured Keepsake Box

Great-looking veneer and hardwood plus a few interesting woodworking techniques add up to a memorable project. Splined miters and contoured sides are the focal points of this beautiful box. The hinged lid not only has an interesting profile but it features a veneered...

Sliding Lid Boxes

Finger joint boxes aren’t too common anymore. But they are still strong attractive and can be built quickly and easily. Before plastic and cardboard people stored and carried things in wooden boxes. The smaller of these boxes were often joined with finger...