- The Contemporary Cabriole
The cabriole leg has been produced by furniture makers in thousands of variations since its heyday in the 18th century. This collection shows how the furniture ...
- Shaker Classic, 2 Ways
These two Shaker tables are of basically the same design, with one major difference. The simple decision of whether to make tapered square legs or turned ones alters ...
- Build a Bow-Front Hall Table
Making a curved-front table isn't as hard as it seems, especially with Charles Durfee's tips and techniques. He uses simple jigs to crosscut the curved front apron ...
- Finishing a Very Large Table
Watch how master finisher Peter Gedrys plans and completes a finish on a veneered dining table that seats eight
- Video Workshop Guide
Watch our experts build a piece of furniture step by step on video and download a detailed project plan so you can build along.
- Side Table with a Twist
This drop-leaf table is based on an early English piece, but Chris Gochnour has given his design a distinctly American Arts and Crafts look. When the leaves are ...
- Project Ideabook: Tables Large and Small
Check this sampling of six projects by leading woodworkers: Read the step-by-step instructions and order complete project plans.
- Add a Shelf to a Table
When is a table more than a table? When you add a wooden shelf. A shelf adds a layer of storage and immediately makes a table more useful. And, as Peter Turner ...
- Tables from the Irion Commission
A slideshow gallery of more work from the extensive commission that reproduced 90 pieces of classic American furniture
- Best Outdoor Furniture Projects
Perfect for the summer: A quartet of designs for classic outdoor furniture from the Fine Woodworking archives
- Shaker Dining Table
Based on a piece built at the Shaker community in Hancock, Mass., this table has been sized to meet the demands of today’s diners. Bed bolts used in construction ...
- A Butterfly Expansion Table
Self-storing leaf hides under top
- Video: Build a Round Table
Watch the complete construction process on video and download the plan in our first-ever video workshop
- Porringer-Top Tea Table
Tea tables, popular for afternoon tea during the mid-1800s, make great end tables or occasional tables today. With its rounded, soup-bowl-shaped corners, this piece ...
- The Right Edge for Your Tabletop
Garrett Hack spends a lot of time designing edges that add to the look of his tabletops. Not only must the edge of a table be tough enough to endure the bumps and ...