Back when the Shakers started making furniture in the late 18th century, the only tools available to them were powered by people. You can build these sturdy shelves using hand or power tools.
Believe it or not, the idea for this lamp came to me while scrutinizing some flea-market lampshades made from used popsicle sticks. The concept was sound. But with a few changes, I got a nice Asian lamp that casts a warm glow.
At the turn of the 20th century there were an extraordinary number of designs for bookcase and magazine stands offered to the public as completed pieces and construction plans. This version is a variation on a style made popular by Roycroft.
Using CAD software, dovetails and some creative half-laps, we found a way to get the most wine storage in the smallest space.
You don't need a lot of tools, experience or cash to build this pine shelf unit, perfect for freeing up space around the sink. Just check out these free woodworking plans and see.
When you have a lot of plants to display, you are always looking for ways to show them off to their best advantage.
Wright designed this stand but never had it built. Now you can finish the job.
Put your woodworking tools and know-how to work to make inexpensive wainscotting.
This simple scrollsawn collector