a very cheap way to create a nice display case
Initially, I designed this side table to be very skinny to make it look minimal and modern. It turned out that it’s very wobble. Wood is not as rigid as steel to make thin legs. So, I had to modify it by adding more shelves to stabilize it. Although the finished piece is still slight … Continue reading 28. Modern Side Table
Why can’t an extension cord management box look elegant. Why not?
The finger joints have plenty of surface area for gluing and hence very strong. They are arguably stronger than dovetail joints.
To be honest, this project was meant to be a laptop stand. A lot of mistakes happened during the crafting. Finally, it ended up a mini bookshelf on bedroom side table. Anyway, it fits my bedroom nicely. With this project, I have learned quite a lot about how to make nice mitre joints. I even … Continue reading 25. Mini bookshelf on the nightstand
This project was kind of a toy project. Reminiscent of a school boy, I remember a friend sitting next to me in class had a study table with a drawer accessible from the top while mine was not. So, this project probably came out of my own past jealousy.
They say there are three types of work in woodworking i.e. cutting, jointing and finishing. So far I am getting more confident on the cutting and finishing part. The jointing is on the contrary my weakest link. So, this time, I came up with personal tea box project just to get myself more familiar with … Continue reading 23. Personal Tea Bag Storage