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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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Fine Woodworking reader makes flag box to honor WWII soldier

Fine Woodworking reader makes flag box to honor WWII soldier

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A box made by reader Tom Smith returns flag to soldiers family.

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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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Asian-Inspired Hall Table Video Workshop Now on DVD

Asian-Inspired Hall Table Video Workshop Now on DVD

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Now you can own your very own copy of the Asian-Inspired Hall Table Video Workshop on DVD. With over 100 minutes of video instruction from furniture maker Timothy Rousseau, you'll learn how to build...

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Inspiration from Arizona woodworkers

Inspiration from Arizona woodworkers

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I was a judge at the Arizona Association of Fine Woodworkers 8th annual Excellence in Woodworking show in February. Check out these great pieces and get inspired.

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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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Patient takes the Design Doctors advice

Patient takes the Design Doctor's advice

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Brian Havens was one of three lucky readers to have Hank Gilpin critique a piece of furniture that he made. Havens to the advice to heart and made a second cabinet. Check out the improvements.

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Catching up with Toshio Odate

Catching up with Toshio Odate

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Considered to be the original ambassador of Japanese woodworking tools to the West, the master woodworker and sculptor shares tea, tool advice, and thoughts on the social responsibility of woodworkers.

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Baby planes

Baby planes

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A look at an instrument maker's standby, and some ideas for using them in furniture making

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Feels good to be back at Colonial Williamsburgs hand tool conference

Feels good to be back at Colonial Williamsburg's hand tool conference

FWW co-sponsors a wonderful event,"Working Wood in the 18th Century," every year at Colonial Williamsburg. The presenters started bending and cutting wood right away this year.

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Is Danish Modern the furniture style of our time?

Is Danish Modern the furniture style of our time?

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While Maloof and Krenov certainly created the template for the modern studio furnituremaker, I think they they also shared an furniture style: an offshoot of Danish Modern. And recent makers have taken up that mantle.

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Boxmakers Who Think Outside the Box

Boxmakers Who Think Outside the Box

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Check out boxes from around the globe at the Messler Gallery in Rockport, Maine

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Book Review: Creating a Fine Art Entry Table

Book Review: "Creating a Fine Art Entry Table"

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For straightforward advice on how to build an inspiring entry table, Robert Ortiz comes to the rescue.

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Reinventing Nakashimas Straight Chair

Reinventing Nakashima's Straight Chair

Philadelphia University mounts exhibit on a master's original.

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Japanese paper is a eureka moment

Japanese paper is a eureka moment

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Japanese paper is beautiful and dirt-simple to apply

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