All Furniture Making Page 3
A Foot Warmer
<p>This foot warmer is so constructed that two bricks may be heated and placed inside of the stool.</p> <p>Oak is the most suitable wood to use, and the following pieces will be needed:</p> <ul> <li>4 legs, 1-1/4 by 1-1/4 by 8 in., S-4-S.</li> ...
A Grille With Pedestals To Match
<p>The accompanying sketch shows something unique in a grille that adds to the appearance of a home furnished in mission style. When it is stained and finished to match the furniture, it gives a consummate tone that would be difficult to obtain by an...
A Hall Bench
<p>All the stock for this bench should be of 7/8-in. oak, excepting the slats, which may be of a cheaper wood. The following list of lumber will be required to build it:</p> <ul> <li>4 slats, 7/8 by 4 by 17 in., cheap wood.</li> <li>2 cleats, 7...
A Hall Or Window Seat
<div> <img src="/images/Furniture/i-107.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="467" /> Seat Made of Quarter-Sawed Oak </div> <p>A simple design for a hall or window seat is shown in the accompanying sketch and detail drawing. Anyone who has a few sharp tools,...
A Hall Tree
<p>When making the hall tree as shown in the accompanying illustration use quarter-sawed oak if possible, as this wood is the most suitable for finishing in the different mission stains. This is a very useful and attractive piece of mission furniture...
A Lady's Writing Desk
<p>This desk of mission style is a little more complicated than some of the other pieces of mission furniture that have been described, but anyone who has a fair knowledge of tools will not have much trouble in constructing it in the home workshop if...
A Lamp Stand
<p>A mission table lamp stand for those who use electric lights is shown in the accompanying illustration. It is suitable for either the office or the home and is very simple in design and construction. The stock should be quarter-sawed oak and it ca...
A Leather Back Arm Chair
<div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-047.jpg" alt="Arm Chair Complete" title="" width="478" height="600"> Arm Chair Complete </div> <p></p> <div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-048.jpg" alt="Detail of the Arm Chair" title="" width="600" height="4...
A Leather-covered Footstool
<p>The illustration shows a very handy footstool in mission style. The following list of materials will be needed:</p> <ul> <li>4 oak posts, 1-1/2 by 1-1/2 by 12 in., S-4-S.</li> <li>2 sides, 3/4 by 3 by 12 in., soft wood.</li> <li>2 ends, 3/...
A Library Set In Pyro-carving
<p>The multitude of indifferently executed small articles which followed the introduction of pyrography is beginning to disappear, people are considering the art more seriously and applying it to more dignified uses. Pyro-carving is one of the new me...
A Library Table
<p>A library table of neat appearance and correct proportions is shown in the accompanying sketch and detail drawing. This table looks best when finished in quarter-sawed oak, although any of the other furniture woods can be used if desired. If the ...
A Magazine Table
<p>This little magazine table will be found a very useful piece of furniture for the den or library. Its small size permits it to be set anywhere in a room without being in the way. Quarter-sawed oak should be used in its construction, and the follow...
A Medicine Cabinet
<p>This cabinet is best made of quarter-sawed oak, as this wood is the most easily procured and looks well when finished. Order the stock from the mill ready cut to length, squared and sanded. The following pieces will be needed:</p> <ul> <li>4 p...
A Mission Hall Chair
<p>This hall chair is designed to take up as little room as possible. For its construction the following stock will be needed:</p> <ul> <li>1 back, 7/8 by 14 by 44 in., S-2-S.</li> <li>2 sides, 7/8 by 14 by 17 in., S-2-S.</li> <li>1 seat, 7/8...
A Mission Bookrack
<p>The accompanying sketch shows a bookrack designed strictly along mission lines. Enough stock may be found among the scrap, as no piece is over 1 in, in width or thickness. If stock is not on hand, secure the following, cut to exact lengths:</p> <...
The 40 Styles Of Chairs
How To Make A Piano Bench
How To Make A Porch Chair
How To Make A Combination Billiard Table And Davenport
How To Make A Morris Chair
Another Piano Bench
Cutting Tenons With A Hand-saw
Another Style Of Mission Chair
A Grille With Pedestals To Match
Electric Shade For The Dining Room
How To Make A Lamp Stand And Shade
A Plate Rack For The Dining Room
A Tool For Making Mortises
An Extension Dining Table