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  • Building Furniture

It’s like a master class in design and construction – only it covers more. Building Furniture is a special issue from Fine Woodworking that gives you an exceptional overview of furniture making along with a collection of beautifully designed pieces. Our editors  – who are woodworkers as well as editors – have selected key articles and projects to inspire you and enhance what you already know.

An indispensible resource ... an exceptional value. Whatever your abilities, Building Furniture is worthy of a place in your resource file and worth the price because the information is both timely and timeless. It delivers...

  • •Photos to fire your imagination and inspire you to try new projects
  • •Articles that give you the inside story on building period-specific pieces
  • •Projects, big and small, that invite you to try your hand at furniture making

What you’ll learn. Packed with vital information and techniques for constructing specific projects, Building Furniture will equip you for taking on projects that once may have seemed just a tad too challenging.  Gain confidence in your approach to furniture making when you have a deeper understanding of all these topics and more:

  • •Two ways to build a Shaker table
  • •Six ways to construct a sturdy bed
  • •Which wood is the right choice for your project
  • •How to engineer a chest of drawers
  • •The ins and outs of wood movement

And, oh, what projects you can build! Choose your favorites from projects as varied as a Shaker cupboard, an Arts & Crafts cabinet, or a trestle table with modern appeal. Whatever project or style you choose, one thing is certain: you will not only build a well-designed piece, you’ll also learn life-long lessons in furniture construction. Lessons you can apply again and again to future projects!


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Additional Information
About No
Issue Number No
Publication Year 2014
Other Formats D17034
Isbn No
Author From the Editors of Fine Woodworking
Dimensions No
Pages 124
Format Magazine
Choose the Right Wood for your Project
Shaker Chimney Cupboard
Arts and Crafts Display Cabine
t How to Hang a Cabinet
The Versatile Huntboard

Six Ways to Build a Bed
Build Storage into Any Bed

Engineering a Chest of Drawers
Shaker Chest of Drawers
Get a Handle on Your Pulls

Shaker Classic Two Ways
Porringer Top Tea Table
A & C Library Table
Trestle Table with Modern Appeal
A Seat at the Table

Wood Movement
Intro No
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Building Furniture

  • by From the Editors of Fine Woodworking
  • Magazine
  • Product Code: TP-FWW10017034
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