Curved Leg Nightstand

This project is made-to-order for woodworkers who want to practice biscuit assembly (the joinery at the legs and aprons is different from the joinery on a standard table). This project is made-to-order for woodworkers who want to practice biscuit assembly (the joinery...

Curly Maple Desktop Organizer

This desktop organizer is so attractive you’ll want to keep your books photos knick-knacks and other odds-and-ends neatly arranged in its drawers and on its shelves. This desktop organizer is so attractive you’ll want to keep your books photos knick-knacks...

Armoire Media Center

Organization meets attractiveness in this handsome piece that has as much storage space inside it as a small closet. Organization meets attractiveness in this handsome piece that has as much storage space inside it as a small closet. It can be built with a shelf large...

Queen Anne Dressing Table

This dressing table speaks volumes of how furniture was built during the early 18th century. This dressing table speaks volumes of how furniture was built during the early 18th century. The lines are right and the fit and finish is great but that’s all on the outside....

Gustav Stickley Morris Chair

Reproduce and art & crafts classic and reward yourself with the ultimate easy chair. In Gustav Stickley’s book Craftsman Homes there is a picture of this chair with the following caption: “A big deep chair that means comfort to a tired man when he comes home...

Contemporary Shelves

Construction lumber dressed up for display. The thick wide planks used to construct this set of shelves are framing lumber – 2 x 12s normally used for floor joists. Select the best of the lot and let them be seen. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building...

Stickley Music Cabinet

This small cabinet was originally intended to store sheet music and although times have changed it is a nice small-scale piece of furniture. One hundred years ago when people wanted to listen to music at home they cracked their knuckles and headed for the piano. This...

Stacking Bookcases

Make boxes to fit your books – and your space. Make boxes to fit your books – and your space. The typical bookcase is a good example of poor design. We make them that way because that’s the way we’ve always made them; almost every plan you see is 12″ deep yet...

Southern Lady’s Desk

This North Carolina beauty exemplifies the style of the early South. This North Carolina beauty exemplifies the style of the early South. In particular its petite size and the slender tapered legs. It doesn’t hurt that the piece has two amply sized drawers that are...

Coffee With the Brethren

Coffee tables didn’t exist as a furniture form until the 1920s (when they were known as cocktail tables). So while there is no true Shaker coffee table this design works well with other Shaker-influenced furniture. A coffee table can’t really be called an...