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Build-to-Suit Study Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00952 -

Two base arrangements with the same footprint—a front-facing pedestal and a side-facing bookcase—let you customize this desk to fit your space. Biscuit joinery and edge-banded plywood simplify this project and lend it a modern style that will look equally at home in the den and the dorm room. As a bonus, this article includes tips for inexpensive and easy spray-finishing.Featured in WOOD Issue 217, March 2013 ...

Knockdown Wall Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00897a -

While browsing in a furniture store for a small desk for his wife, reader Joel Rupert, found inspiration when he spied a ladder-type bookcase. He modified the design with only two upper shelves and a desk-height worksurface perfect for a laptop computer. Knockdown fasteners securely hold the desk together, and allow quick disassembly for storage or transport.Overall dimensions: 33" wide x 24" deep by 73" high.Featured in WOOD Issue 207, October 2011 ...

Drop Front Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00731a -

With its compact footprint, this desk serves as a perfect computer workstation in the kitchen or bedroom. The handsome frame-and-panel case will be a focal point wherever you put it. Create striking panels like the one on the desk's door by just gluing veneer to MDF—no-vacuum veneer bags or special equipment required. Included with this plan is the accompanying article on Very Easy Veneering. Or, simply skip the veneering and use cherry plywood. Overall dimensions: 24" wide by 16" deep...

Stacking Shelves Woodworking Plan, Furniture Bookcases & Shelving Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00611a -

Family room, dorm room, any room: These easy-to-build shelves work wherever you need versatile, customizable storage. Movable shelves rest at your choice of five heights. Stack two units, as shown, for a lot of storage or display area in a little floor space. Add another unit to create a workspace. When your needs change, just rearrange the set for a new custom solution. Overall dimensions: 32" wide x 37" high x 15" deepFeatured in WOOD Issue 189, March 2009 ...

Sensational Sectional Desk System Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00469 -

This traditionally detailed home-office desk system gives you ultimate layout flexibility. Build only the sections you need, and combine them in any number of ways. Corner unit measures approximately 44" across both back edges. Single unit measures 24" deep and 46" long.Featured in WOOD Issue 164, September 2005 ...

On-the-go lap desk Woodworking Plan, Toys & Kids Furniture  Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00436a -

Here's a project to stir a youth to action in the shop. It features easy-to-make parts and super simple glue-and-screw joinery. Now team up with a youngster as Managing Editor, Marlen Kemmet did with his enthusiastic 8-year-old son, Carter, and build—along with the project—great memories.Featured in WOOD Issue 159, November 2004 ...

Slant-Front Secretary Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00277 -

Combining the stunning beauty of solid cherry with quilted maple veneer, this design enhances any room setting. And there's a utilitarian side to its personality. Pull-out sleepers support a drop-down front that features an imitation leather writing surface. A large drawer for supplies and ample pigeonhole space in the desk for paper and letters are supplemented by the upper cabinet's roomy shelving.Measures approximately 73" tall, 31" wide, and 20" deep.Featured in WOOD Issue 153, December...

Kids Oak Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks Toys & Kids Furniture
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00217 -

Part of our children's bedroom ensemble, featuring the same groove-and-panel construction and decorative arch details, it's modest styling makes it a good fit in any setting. The desk measures 51" long by 26" deep and stands 33" tall.Featured in WOOD Issue 145, November 2002 ...

Home Office Hideaway Computer Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00192 -

Does a computer workstation look out of place inyour traditional furnishing scheme? Hide its clutterbehind the frame-and-panel front of this handsomecherry cabinet. The three-panel drop leaf gives youinstant access and a spacious worktop. There's apigeonhole to store your keyboard and mouse, anda shelf that holds a monitor up to 17-3/4" tall. Thedoors below hide a pair of file drawers and plentyof storage for your CPU and other supplies.Measures approximately 52" tall, 47-3/4" wide and 24-1/4"...

Rolltop Writing Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00111 -

We receive dozens of letters a year from readers requesting plans for a rolltop desk. Unfortunately, most plans call for desks too massive for most homes and too complex for most busy woodworkers. With that in mind, Jim Downing, our design editor, came up with this gracefully elegant design. It won't overpower a room, yet still has a comfortable 24-1/2 x 44" writing surface.Desk is approximately 41" tall, 44" wide, and 25" deep.Featured in WOOD Issue 32, December 1989 ...

Drop-Front Writing Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00102 -

A stylish way to get organized. The best traditional desk designs always have offered a way to organize paperwork, and just as important, to keep any clutter out of sight when you're not working. This writing desk succeeds on both counts. Our version-built of pine and finished with a colorful stain-has a decidedly country flavor, but you can use hardwood and a different finish to create a look all your own.Measures 42" high, 34" wide, 17" deep.Featured in WOOD Issue 120, Winter 1999 ...

Computer Desk Woodworking Plan, Furniture Desks
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WOOD Magazine Item #: GR-00094 -

Ask anyone who has a computer, and they'll tell you their old writing desk doesn't cut it in today's home office. And yet, no two office areas are alike. For that reason, we designed this handsome three-piece corner combo. Build all of our modular furniture componets if you have the room, or economize and just make the single desk. There are no bad choices.Measures 84" wide, 70" deep, 26-1/2" tall. Tabletop measures 24" deep.Featured in WOOD Issue 105, April 1998 ...