All of the plans in this category are from Popular Woodworking magazine. Popular Woodworking has delivered articles and commentary from America’s best and brightest woodworkers for more than 30 years. The editorial focus is a committed philosophy of hybrid woodworking – blending the best of hand tool and power tool woodworking. We bring you woodworking projects for every skill level ranging from simple (but attractive) projects that use basic joinery, to complex furniture plans using advanced woodworking techniques.
10 Tricks for Tight Joints
Learn some of our editor's favorite ways to get seamless, rock-solid joints.
1839 School Box
You might want to make this school box from “The Joiner and Cabinet Maker” with nothing but hand tools.
This new bench combines features from several historic forms in one design that is perfectly suited for the modern wood shop.
Most woodworkers need a bench that is sturdy, versatile and economical.
4 Proven Finishes for Oak:
A good finish should highlight the best characteristics of the wood it goes on.
A Better Miter Saw Stand
This miter saw workstation is compact and inexpensive to build.
A Case for Wine
We found a way to get the most wine storage out of the smallest space.
A Tailored Tea Table
A traditional tea table in exquisitely finished tiger Maple.
A Tapered-Leg Table
This table is designed with tapered legs for a light look, but it’s built with solid joinery.