Each issue of Woodworking Magazine is designed to last forever ? and now, with issues 8-12 in this handsome hardbound edition, you can do that. Every issue is filled with techniques that have been tested by our own hands and by time. Every project has classic lines so they'll look as good in 100 years as they do today.
These densely packed, brilliantly presented, and highly detailed books supply beginning and serious woodworkers alike -- through photos, meticulous drawings, and clear concise instructions -- with all the information they need to create sophisticated projects in wood. Lucid layouts and precise diagrams add to these books' strong how-to utility aspect while the "Shop Tips" and "Designers Notebook" features make browsing them a delight to both neophytes and master craftsmen. The result is a series of books that are as inspirational as they are fully functional when it comes to creating an actual project. Each volume is handsomely presented in four-color paper-over-board format. Spiral binding allows the book to lay flat on the workbench for maximum convenience and utility. The more we accumulate, the more our homes cry out for shelves, storage units, cabinets and bookcases. This new Woodsmith title answers those needs with
An authoritative woodworking resource provides plans and instructions for building such practical workshop items as an attractive maple workbench, a fold-down work center, and a wall-mounted tool cabinet . Original.
Matching furniture to your home decor can be a tall order. Classic furniture styles with intricate details can overpower a room or clash with other styles in the typical home. That's one of the reasons why contemporary furniture is so popular â€" and why woodworkers love to build it. Contemporary furniture has an understated elegance that is suited to just about any room, regardless of decorating style. This book presents 17 contemporary furniture projects hand-picked from the pages of Popular Woodworking Magazine and American Woodworker magazine. Each one comes with step-by-step instructions, high-quality diagrams, cutting lists, color photos and detailed, easy-to-follow assembly techniques. Inside you'll find: • Elegant side tables • An open-construction bookcase • Sleek modern cabinets • A mid-century inspired coffee table • A city sideboard • And other stylish projects From simple drawer pulls to gracefully beveled edges, contemporary furniture offers a subtle elegance that can really bring the room together. Let this book be your guide, and create your own contemporary pieces today.