The inspiration for this “I Can Do That” storage bench was simple – I wanted it. Ever since I picked up a king-size bed at a liquidation sale, I wanted a matching bench to hold my shoes at the foot of the bed. After seeing many designs that were running anywhere from $250 to...
Pocket holes make a seemingly complicated project simple.
An easy interlocking joint begets great strength and style.
This handsome hanging storage unit is a snap to build with screwed butt joints.
This rustic hinged-lid box is a design traditionally used as a basic tool chest, but I thought a scaled-down version would make a great chest for stashing toys. Nails, glue and a nice long day
in the shop are all it takes.
This simple rack uses no nails, no screws and holds up to 15 pairs of shoes.
Adapted from a 19th-century example, this wall-hung shelf is perfect for displaying your treasures.
If you own any books about the Shakers or their furniture, you probably have seen a small storage cabinet like this one hanging in the background behind the more celebrated pieces.
Two tones of color and sharp, square edges give this piece modern flair.