All Furniture Making Page 4
A Mission Plant Stand
<p>For the mission plant stand shown in the illustration secure the following list of quarter-sawed white-oak stock, cut and finished to size:</p> <ul> <li>1 top, 3/4 by 15-1/2 by 15-1/2 in., S-2-S.</li> <li>4 posts, 1-1/4 by 1-1/4 by 20 in., S-...
A Mission Sideboard
<p>Oak is the most suitable material for making this sideboard and it should be first-class stock, planed and cut to the dimensions given in the following list:</p> <ul> <li>1 top, 7/8 by 22 by 48 in., S-2-S.</li> <li>1 top shelf, 7/8 by 12 by ...
A Music Stand
<p>The attractive and useful piece of mission furniture shown in the accompanying illustration is made of quarter-sawed oak. Considerable labor can be saved in its construction if the stock is ordered from the mill ready cut to length, squared and sa...
<p>The pedestal shown in the accompanying illustration is another piece of furniture that can be made in the mission style. It is very simple in design and construction, and can be made by anyone who has a few simple tools and a slight knowledge of th...
A Piano Bench
<div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-005.jpg" alt="" width="600" height="448"> Piano Bench in Black Walnut </div> <p>The piano bench shown in the accompanying picture was made of black walnut and was finished natural. The finish was applied in the fol...
A Plain Oak Hall Clock
<p>The hall clock shown in the illustration should be made of plain oak. The following pieces will be needed to make it:</p> <ul> <li>2 back posts, 1-1/2 by 1-1/2 by 81 in., S-4-S.</li> <li>2 front posts, 1-1/2 by 1-1/2 by 21 in., S-4-S.</li> ...
A Plate Rack
<p>The plate rack shown in the accompanying illustration is designed for use in a room furnished in mission style. The dimensions may be changed to suit the wall space. The parts are held together entirely by keys. The bar across the front is for keep...
A Plate Rack For The Dining Room
<p>This plate rack can be made of any kind of wood and finished to match other pieces of furniture in the room, but as it is of mission design, oak is the most suitable lumber, as it takes the mission stain so nicely. </p> <p>The material requ...
A Porch Swing
<div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-108.jpg" alt="Complete Porch Swing" title="" width="600" height="327"> Complete Porch Swing </div> <p>The porch swing shown in the illustration can be made of southern pine at a very moderate cost. It should be su...
A Princess Dresser
<p></p> <div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-011.jpg" alt="" width="343" height="600"> Dresser Made of Quarter-Sawed Oak </div> <p>A design of a princess dresser that is well proportioned and of pleasing appearance is shown in the accompanying s...
A Rocking Chair
<p>In furniture construction such as this, nothing is gained by trying to plane up the stock out of the rough. This is mere drudgery and can be more cheaply and easily done at the planing mill by machinery. There will be plenty to do to cut and fit ...
A Round Extension Dining Table
<p></p> <div> <img src="/images/Furniture3/i-076.jpg" alt="Detail of the Table" title="" width="377" height="600"> Detail of the Table </div> <p>This extension table should be made of some hard wood, preferably white oak. It will be a difficult ...
<p>In selecting or making up mission furniture for the home, a screen is necessary sometimes to add to the appearance of a room. The screen shown in the accompanying illustration consists of a few parts which are easily put together. The stock can b...
A Sewing Box
<p>A rather unique sewing box, and one that is quite as convenient as unique, is shown in the illustration. The material is walnut and ash. The posts are walnut and the slats and top rail ash. Both are finished in their natural colors. The following ...
A Sewing Table
<p>This convenient and useful table will be much appreciated by any woman. It has two drawers for sewing material, and two drop leaves to spread the work upon.</p> <p>The following list of material will be needed for its construction. The sizes give...
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