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The First of a New Collection

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DIY Plans to Build a Riley End Table I kind of like the idea of creating collections… This way, there are several plans for different pieces of furniture that are similar in design. The DIY plans to build a Riley End Table feature X detailing on each side of the base. This is a plain and simple table, and requires no special skills or tools to build it! Materials: 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 5 – 2×2 at 8′

The Perfect Desk for a Jewelry Maker

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DIY Plans to Build a Jeweler’s Desk Let me start off with a warning for these plans: this piece of furniture has a lot of drawers. Eighteen of them, to be exact and the plans will require eighteen sets of ball-bearing drawer slides (eBay is a great source for a deal on drawer slides!). Don’t let the number of drawers deter you from these fabulous plans! The DIY plans to build a Jeweler’s Desk feature seven drawers on each side (one set is wider than the other), two center drawers, and two wide and flat center drawers.  The top has a

A Modern Dresser Combining Shelving with Drawers

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DIY Plans to Build a Monroe Dresser This dresser has everything – a sleek, modern look with plenty of storage. The DIY plans to build a Monroe Dresser features a shelving cabinet on each side and eight drawers in the middle. This is the ultimate piece for a space where too many furniture pieces would clutter an area – this one will keep everything nicely hidden! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional 8 sets of 18″ Drawer slides 2 sets of hinges Cabinet pulls Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing

A Fabulous Bookcase to Add to the Holly Collection

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DIY Plans to Build a Holly Bookcase Previously, I have posted plans in the Holly Collection for a dining table, a dining chair, a bench, and a console table. The DIY plans to build a Holly Bookcase feature the same inset aprons as the other pieces, as well as three shelves. This bookcase is easy to build, and can be completed in a weekend! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 1-1/4″ screws Edge banding, optional Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 5 – 1×2 at 8′ 2 –

A Media Cabinet with Open Shelving and Two Drawers

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DIY Plans to Build a Delvigne Media Cabinet Today’s plan is for a media cabinet with simplicity in mind… The DIY plans to build a Delvigne Media Cabinet feature open upper shelving, an open center shelf, and two drawers. The cabinet is an easy build and is inexpensive using straight off the shelf lumber, plus it can be finished in a weekend! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional Cabinet Pulls Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Paste Wax Lumber: 6 – 2×2

A Media Stand with Faux Drawer Detailing

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DIY Plans to Build a Carney Media Stand Do you like the look of Printmaker’s Furniture (furniture with the look of tons of small drawers)? The DIY plans to build a Carney Media Stand feature open shelving at the top with shelving behind three doors. The doors have slats on the front to resemble narrow drawers, with cabinet pulls attached to the front. This media stand is really easy to build, inexpensive, and can be completed in a weekend! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws Edge banding, optional Cabinet pulls 3 sets of hinges Wood glue Sandpaper

A Bench Perfect for an Entryway or Mudroom

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DIY Plans to Build a Storage Settee This settee is the perfect option for storage in an entryway or mudroom. The DIY plans to build a Storage Settee features a high back with coat hooks, as well as three drawers under the seat. The plans for the settee are quick and easy, as well as fairly inexpensive. Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/2″ screws 3″ screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 3 sets of 18″ drawer slides Cabinet pulls Coat hooks Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 2

A Buffet with Lots of Storage Potential

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DIY Plans to Build a Frances Buffet Need a buffet with a simple design? The DIY plans to build a Frances Buffet feature simple lines, four doors with inserts that can be customized, and shelving behind the doors. The buffet is an easy build and should be fairly inexpensive! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/2″ screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional 4 sets of hinges Plexiglas for the doors Mirror clips 4 magnetic catches Cabinet pulls Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 10 – 1×2

A Simple to Build Bench with Lots of Style!

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DIY Plans to Build a Taboreh Bench Benches are fun pieces to build, mainly because they can be used in any area inside or outside of the home. The DIY plans to Build a Taboreh Bench are super-simple with a hefty 2x base, curved aprons, a plain seat (the outside edges can be cut with a router), and a plain back. The bench can be built using plain pine boards for indoor use, or treated lumber for outdoor use! Materials: 1-1/2″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/2″ nails, screws, or brad nails 3″ screws Wood glue Sandpaper (100,

An Easy to Build End Table Using Pallets or Reclaimed Wood

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DIY Plans to Build the Wilton Rustic End Table Using pallet boards or reclaimed wood in projects has been popular for some time. Most people, including myself, love the rustic look that old wood provides. The DIY plans to build a Wilton End Table can be built using pallet boards, reclaimed wood, or even new wood with an aged finish. The table featured three shelves with angled braces on the sides, mainly for decoration. This is a super-simple plan, perfect for those new to woodworking, that can be completed in a few hours! Materials: 1-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/2″ nails,