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Drawer pulls in tight spaces

Drawer pulls in tight spaces

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Recently I had to figure out a way to make low-clearance pulls for drawers installed behind a sliding door.

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Pint-sized arts and crafts cabinet

Pint-sized arts and crafts cabinet

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Here's a great little project that packs in a big Arts and Crafts punch. It's a scaled-down version of an Arts and crafts display case that I had originally built for Fine Woodworking. It incorporates the same features as the original, but requires less lumber and effort to build.

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Design journal: A tea box gets a face lift

Design journal: A tea box gets a face lift

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Revisiting an old design is a great opportunity to push the envelope, even if you were happy with the first try.

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The hobbit cupboard completed

The hobbit cupboard completed

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Custom-forged hinges are the final touch on a middle earth-inspired cabinet.

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Rope handle spices up a tea box

Rope handle spices up a tea box

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Just a simple dovetailed box with a rope to keep it closed.

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Design journal: Let the function drive the design

Design journal: Let the function drive the design

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A small sewing table posed some unique challenges that ultimately led to a fun design.

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Mecca for All Things Stickley: Craftsman Farms

Mecca for All Things Stickley: Craftsman Farms

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Learn more about the Arts and Crafts luminary Gustav Stickley by visiting his farmstead in northern New Jersey, Craftsman Farms.

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UPDATE: Book Giveaway: Greene and Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light by David Mathias

UPDATE: Book Giveaway: Greene and Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light by David Mathias

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See who won a copy of Greene and Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light

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How to Make Leaded Glass Windows

How to Make Leaded Glass Windows

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Learn how to make leaded glass windows by watching this step-by-step audio slideshow with Fine Woodworking art director Michael Pekovich.

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Photograph your mock-ups for a better view

Photograph your mock-ups for a better view

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Digital cameras make it easy to get a better view of mock ups. With PhotoShop, you can make a small or partial mock-up life sized and put it in your house.

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Mock up leads to a happy ending

Mock up leads to a happy ending

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Time spent mocking up a project before building it helped me to dial in the design and get some important family feedback.

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Alan Peters, 1933-2009

Alan Peters, 1933-2009

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English Furniture Maker was living link to Britain's Arts & Crafts Movement

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Shipping furniture- a happy ending

Shipping furniture- a happy ending

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How to ship furniture across the country

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San Diego guild show shines again

San Diego guild show shines again

The San Diego Fine Woodworkers Association put on another great woodworking expo at the Del Mar County Fairgrounds this year.

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