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Build a Saint-Emilion Tray


Free DIY Woodworking Plans to Build a Saint-Emilion Tray

This is a neat tray with little compartments perfect for jars to hold all sorts of supplies! It could be used to hold napkins and utensils at an outdoor party, project supplies, tools, etc! The free DIY woodworking plans to build a Saint-Emilion Tray, finished with a weathered patina, would be great standing on its side and used as a knick-knack shelf!

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Materials:

  • 1-1/4″ brad nails
  • Finishing supplies

Lumber:

Cut List:

  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood at 3-1/2″ x 11″ – Ends
  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood at 3-1/2″ x 18″ – Sides
  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood at 11″ – Dividers
  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood at 13″ – Dividers
  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood at 11″ – Divider Ends
  • 1 – 1/2″ plywood at 12″ x 18″ – Bottom

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray

Click on the drawings for a larger view!

Step One

Cut the pieces for the ends. Mark the center of the holes for the handles as shown. Use a 1″ hole saw or paddle bit to cut the hole. Draw a line connecting the top of each hole and the bottom of each hole, then cut out with a jigsaw.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Ends

Step Two

Cut the pieces for the sides then secure to the ends using glue and 1-1/4″ brad nails.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Sides

Step Three

Cut the pieces for the dividers. Cut the notches as shown using a jigsaw or bandsaw.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Dividers 1

Step Four

Assemble the dividers as shown (use a little glue to secure the notches). Attach the divider ends using glue and 1-1/4″ brad nails.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Divider Ends

Step Five

Insert the dividers into the box frame then secure using glue and 1-1/4″ brad nails.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Dividers 2

Step Six

Cut the piece for the bottom. Secure to the box and dividers using glue and 1-1/4″ brad nails.

free DIY woodworking plans to build a saint-emilion tray_Bottom

Finish as desired!

Have a request for a plan? Contact me at cher {at} designsbystudioc {dot} com or designsbystudioc {at} gmail {dot} com. I would love to create an easy to build plan for you – just like these free DIY woodworking plans to build a Saint-Emilion Tray!

  • Jake

    And it can be used to organize that disorganized bathroom.

    • CherTexter

      That is true! I’m so glad it is still working for you, Jake! Any suggestions for other projects?

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