Here they are: 50 fabulous woodworking & wooden furniture DIY projects, to be cherished by non-girly girls and DIY-ers like us.
Yesterday I received a lovely email of a new newsletter reader who was hoping to get more woodworking projects. Well, I have a nice surprise for her & you: an overview of most of our featured wooden DIY projects / woodworking projects. There are many wooden furniture projects, using either new or recycled wood, particularly recycled pallets. And there is more.
Enjoy & Be inspired!
50 Fabulous Woodworking Projects
I have broken the long list down into smaller categories, so that you can easily find things.
Some furniture projects, some outdoor furniture projects, some recycled furniture projects, some seasonal home decorating woodworking projects.
Woodworking DIY Furniture Projects
Using new wood, made from scratch:
1. Pottery Barn Knock-offs :: Tutorial to DIY Mirrors
|2. Plans to make a luxurious ottoman, from scratch, frame and all|
|3. Pottery Barn Knock-off :: detailed DIY woodworking plans for
King bed with Drawers
|4. Italian Farmhouse Kitchen Table :: detailed DIY woodworking plans|
Recycled Furniture Makeovers
|5. Recycled Furniture :: Bench Before / After|
|6. Recycled Antique Front door, becomes Original Designer Desk.
The most important ingredient in this diy furniture project is finding that vintage door. Would you believe that just days after I posted this, I visited a farmhouse in Puglia and found they had made the exact same table. Incredible!
|7. Desk with recycled pallets :: Tutorial on how to make one.|
|8. Recycled Furniture, becomes Kids Play Kitchen|
|9. DIY Magazine Rack from Recycled Shutters|
Fabulous Bedroom Furniture Sets :: DIY Beds + DIY Wooden & Fabric Headboards
|12. A Princess Bedroom, made with Recycled wood, pallets, or driftwood . >Get your hammer out and get creative with pieces of old wood. There are no rules to creative home decorating, as this hotel bedroom shows.|
|13. Recycled Pallets Daybed + other recycled furniture projects. Inspirational woodworking projects, to say the least. Yesm with these projects you get to hammer and saw, if you wish.|
|14. Beautiful New Headboard for a Kids Bed, made from a recycled door. Must have a handy man diploma to pull this one of – not.& You can do it!|
|15. Boy Bedroom with DIY Union Jack Headboard|
|16. Mantelpiece Bed Headboard
…. and other upholstered Headboards to DIY
Recycled Ladder Home Decorating & DIY Furniture
|17. Vintage Ladder Bed Canopy|
|18. Ladder Bookshelves|
|19. Cool DIY Outdoor Shower w/ handmade ladder and simple showerhead|
|20. Various DIY furniture projects featuring ladders.
Eg. Ladder Kitchen Pot Rack and … other ladder decor ideas. Click link to find more ladder projects.
Recycled Furniture :: Dresser Makeovers
DIY Wooden Home Decor Accessories
|37. Vase on Mounted Wooden Console|
|38. DIY Wood Map|
|39. Wooden Stump Pumpkins|
|40. Alternative Christmas Trees (several wooden designs)|
|41. Log Table DIY|
Woodworking Projects :: DIY Interior Design
|42. DIY Wooden Ceiling to make your house look like an antique Roman castle (pallazzo). I LOVE this.|
|43. DIY Wooden Ceiling 2 (for the rest of us. Still very pretty, but simpler|
|44. Bathroom wall cover from Recycled Pallets|
|45. DIY built-in Benches (to let a corner of your living room come alive and be ultra functional)|
|46.||Unusual Upcycled Kitchen Cabinets|
Woodworking DIY Projects for Outdoor Furniture
|47. Simple, Romantic Wooden Garden Bench|
|48. Plans to make your own Recycled Wooden Garden Shed DIY (from recycled pallets & other pallet furniture DIY projects)|
|49. Adirondack Chairs (aka Cape Cod Chairs)|
|50. Wooden Branch DIY Table Top|
|51. Beach Chairs (aka Deck Chairs)|
|52. DIY Feature Fence|
|53. DiY Firepit w benches.|
Click the links in the articles for the actual woodworking plans.
For future reference, and for more woodworking plans, ideas and DIY projects, this is where I keep my updated list.
Wooden Furniture DIY projects. Pin the link, or this accompanying image if you like.