Box-Joint Picture Frames Plan

Display your favorite photographs elegantly with these shadow-box style picture frames. Picture frames are the perfect weekend woodworking project. However there’s one element that keeps many woodworkers from giving them a try — mitered corners. It’s often difficult...

Inlaid Picture Frame Plan

Adding a band of decorative inlay really spices up a simple frame. Making inlay banding is a great way to customize a project. But you need a good project to put it to use. This picture frame is the perfect application. The design is a basic mitered frame shaped with...

Mitered Frame & Easel Plan

Your favorite art or photograph will look great in this easy-to-build frame resting on a classic adjustable easel. This project is pretty simple to build. There’s no complicated joinery because both the base and the frame are built up from three separate...

No-Miter Frames Plan

Get great-looking picture frames without miters! This plan shows you how with six design options. The mitered corners prevent some woodworkers from trying picture frames. It’s often difficult to get a clean gap-free fit. You won’t have that problem with...

Woven-Seat Tall Stool Plan

Strong straightforward construction along with dynamic chamfers make this stool something to see. The Danish cord weave of the seat adds comfort as well. There are times when it’s fun to shake things up. These stools are one of those projects that we took that...

Kitchen Cart Plan

A cutting board on wheels with some extra storage below is sure to be a hit with anyone who spends time in the kitchen. This mobile cart is a great way to add countertop and storage space in your kitchen. It not only provides a handy edge-grain cutting board top but...

Kitchen Pot Rack Plan

This decorative and handy kitchen shelf adds useful storage space right where you need it — within arm’s reach of your work area. Handy storage that’s located near the work area is appreciated in any working kitchen. That’s why this pot rack is such a great addition....

Perpetual Wall Calendar Plan

Easy to build and simple to rearrange this will be the last calendar you’ll ever need. The classic styling works well in many settings. This calendar has a classic look that blends in with a lot of décors without demanding too much attention. And you’re not a slave to...

Kitchen Spice Carousel Plan

Solid-wood construction and interesting drill press techniques put an attractive new spin on your spice collection. One frustration when working in the kitchen is digging through the cupboard to find spices. The various containers don’t stack easily and end up lost in...

Roll-Top Desk Plan

A tambour door is only part of what makes this desk special. It also features a simple classic shape and straightforward construction. Glide the tambour door open along its “s-shaped” track and you will find a useful desk organizer with drawers and slots. But the most...