Machinist’s Chest

This turn-of-the-century tool chest made from riftsawn oak is as useful for storing tools today as it was 100 years ago. From the basic measuring and marking implements to your favorite hand tools this chest will keep everything in its place. You can also see why the...

Benjamin Seaton’s Tool Chest

Build this 18th century tool chest with guidance from Christopher Schwarz. Build this 18th century tool chest with guidance from Christopher Schwarz. The large design features storage for loads of hand and power tools. You’ll be able to fit power tools like a jigsaw...

Grandpa’s Tool Chest

It’s hard to beat an original. This is a true-to-detail reproduction of a classic tool chest design. Although the design follows a fairly standard pattern the compact size of this chest gives it a leg up. You get all the traditional features – solid-wood...

Easy Tool Rack

Swiped from a French engraving this rack works in the shop or even in your kitchen. Swiped from a French engraving this rack works in the shop or even in your kitchen. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful illustrations Buy Now! Get Details...

Rotating Tool Caddy

Keep your benchtop organized and your tools close by with this handy shop accessory. There are a handful of small tools and accessories that you need on most woodworking projects. This circular tool caddy keeps all those tools close at hand. A central bin holds glue...

Benchtop Heirloom Tool Chest

This compact and handsome storage project creates the perfect place for your small hand tools. Building a tool chest like this is a good way to hone skills that you can use in furniture projects. In the process of building this relatively small project you’ll...

Classic Leather Tool Bag

Carry your tools in style with this rugged bag. You can make it in a few days using simple tools and techniques. The look and feel of leather has a certain charm. Team that with durability and you’ve got a perfect combination for a tool bag. And the best part is you...

Antique Toolbox

With some basic materials and simple techniques you can build this handy toolbox with a classic design. The inspiration for this box is an old Stanley toolbox. While the design is more than 100 years old its sturdy construction and practical storage make it ideal for...

Dovetailed Tool Tote

Classic joinery and a unique drawer catch are sure to challenge your skills. Having a place for your most-used hand tools and supplies makes every project go a little smoother. The tool tote you see here fills the bill. It’s a take-off of a shipwright’s toolbox....

Wall-Mounted Chisel Rack

Good tools deserve a good home. This chisel rack provides convenient storage and adds a touch of class to your shop wall. If you store your chisels in a drawer or a wire rack on pegboard chances are the edges get dinged up from banging into each other. In an afternoon...