Free Woodworking Plans - Shelves

  •  Office Shelf Organizer
    This desk organizer is an easy build and you have the choice of either attaching it together or leaving it to be adjustable. Oh, and you only need one 1 x 10 x 8 foot board to build it.
  •  Coffee Table with Built In Bookshelf
    This coffee table features a shelf for remotes and magazines, and there is a built-in bookshelf on the end. Use the step-by-step plans at the link to build this coffee table.
  •  Coffee Table with Shelf
    This modern coffee table is an easy build and the lower shelf is the perfect spot for baskets. Build it using the free step-by-step woodworking plans available at the link.
  •  Bookshelf With Metal Accents
    Build this beautiful bookshelf with metal accents using the free woodworking tutorial located at the link.
  •  Dinosaur Shelf
    Perfect for a childs room or playroom, this dinosaur shelf is the perfect place to hang backpacks or towels. Free step-by-step instructions available at the link.
  •  Key Holder with Shelf
    Build this wall mounted key holder that features a floating shelf. Perfect for your entryway and easy to build using the free step-by-step woodworking plans.
  •  Floating Plant Shelf
    This floating shelf has a hole in the top for a plant to sit in. The free step-by-step plans at the link will walk you through the building process. Remember you can adjust the length of this shelf to suit your space.
  •  Chunky Floating Shelf
    Build a chunky floating shelf, perfect for seasonal decorating. It is easy to build too. Bonus! Build it using these free instructions.
  •  Kids Wall Mounted Bookshelf
    These wall mounted bookshelves are perfect for children to keep their own personal library. Be sure to install them low for children to reach. Free plans at the link.
  •  Coffee Table with Shelf PDF
    Build a X leg coffee table with lower shelf using the free downloadable woodworking plans at the link.
  • More Free Woodworking Projects - Shelves

  •  Childrens Bookshelf
    This wall mounted bookshelf is perfect for children to access their favorite toy or book. Just mount it low enough for them to reach. Free plan at link.
  •  Floating TV Shelf
    This narrow floating shelf is perfect for TV components. It could also work well in the hallway by the front door for keys. Build it using these free plans.
  •  Stacked Bookshelf
    Build a unique stacked bookshelf using the free woodworking plans available at the link. The size could be modified using the same construction.
  •  Rocket Bookshelf
    Decorate a space themed childrens playroom or bedroom by building this rocket bookshelf using these free plans.
  •  Staggered Bookshelf
    Build this funky modern staggered bookshelf using the free step-by-step woodworking plans available at the link. You could paint it all, stain it all or do a combination finish.
  •  House Shelf
    Build a modern shaped wooden house shelf using the free instructions at the link. This wall-mounted shelf is perfect for a childs room or playroom.
  •  Ladder Plant Shelf
    This outdoor ladder plant shelf is perfect for next to your front door for added color. It is an easy build using the free step-by-step tutorial at the link.
  •  Industrial Style Shelf Unit
    Build an industrial style shelving unit using pipe, floor flanges, and wood. Free building instructions at the link.
  •  Interlocking Shelf Unit
    Learn how to build an interlocking shelf unit using the free plans at the link. This method of using cross-lap joints is a traditional technique for joining pieces together eliminating the need for screws.
  •  Cubby Shelf
    Build this cubby wall shelf unit using the free woodworking plans at the link.
  • Shelves Woodworking Plans for sale

  •  Eagle Shelf Woodworking Plan
    This patriotic eagle with spread wings provides a wall shelf to display memorabilia. Designed to be simple to make and finish. Make it from 3/4 inch stock. All patterns drawn FULL SIZE.
  •  Architectural Shelf Brackets Woodworking Plan
    Though the ornate scrollwork on these architectural shelf brackets looks tricky, you will be pleasantly surprised at how easy it is to cut and assemble the five-layer lamination that lends them their classic carved appearance.
  •  Twin Steeple Shelf Clock Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: This fine sharp Gothic clock with twin steeples resembles those shelf clocks made in nineteenth century America by Brewster and Ingraham. You can make the four slender pillars and spires as detailed on the pattern, or, if you prefer, you may obtain them ready made. Build the clock of a fine hardwood and fit it with painted dial or paint the dial yourself. Then install a clock movement with pendulum. This pattern has full-size patterns and complete details. You will be the proud possessor of a beautiful clock, if you work carefully and apply a good finish.
  •  Multipurpose Hanger Shelf Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    A hang-anywhere home for easy-to-misplace tools. This shelf unit with protruding dowels helps minimize clutter from your workbench.
  •  Reading Rack Bookshelf Woodworking Plan
    Keep your reading materials, whether books or magazines, in order with this convertible case. You can hang one on a wall, set one on a desk, or stack several of them on the base as a beautiful all-in-one bookcase and magazine rack like this one. The shelves sit flat to display books or angle forward for magazines.
  •  Minute Man Shelf Clock Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a vintage woodworking plan, materials list included. The plan provides source for instrument hardware but that company is no longer in business. Use the information to source your own clock parts. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Heart Shelf Mirror Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodcrafting Pattern PDF
    Almost any design may be used as a Shelf backing or Mirror Plaque, but this Heart is excellent. It offers a large inside area for maximum mirror size. The shelf may be rectangular, free form or a semicircle as shown in the sketch. Attach to the back with glue. Drill a countersink hole for hanging. Paint or finish as you prefer.
  •  Wall Shelf and Towel Rack Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Make this shelf to hold and display towels and accessories in the kitchen or bath. Using only simple tools, readily available supplies from your local home center, and the tips we provide, you will have this project ready to hang in only a weekend.
  •  Clock Shelf and Ivy Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan Set
    This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. As for the clock shelf, a requisite for a good jig-saw pattern is a symmetrical design, usually with its opposite halves identical. You will find this true of this pattern. Indeed, a half pattern usually is shown, to be traced one side of the center line, then reversed and traced on the other side of the line. With the lines traced, it is only necessary to saw exactly to the lines to get a perfect job. As for the Ivy Shelf, small shelves like this are typical of the Victorian period, and are to be found in most antique collections. You can saw them out of plywood or hardboard, with a hand coping saw, but cutting is easier, and quicker of course, with a power jigsaw (srollsaw). Most important, however, are full-sized patterns of parts which can be traced directly onto the working material. Measurements below are for the Ivy Shelf.
  •  Duncan Knickknack Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: You can make this shelf in an evenings time. No special tools or skill required. Just trace pattern on wood, saw and assemble. Scraps of lumber, plywood or composition board may be used if painted. Stain, paint or leave natural to match other furnishings. You will find many uses for this decorative wall and corner shelf. An ideal gift for almost any occasion.
  •  Shelf Cat Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodworking Pattern PDF
    Here we have our simple to make kitty cat shelf sitter. Easy to cut and paint using the smallest of scrap wood pieces or leave a natural wood color. Simply size the craft pattern to how you want it to be and print the drawing. Make it small enough to sit on a shelf or book, or enlarge it to sit on top of a fence or deck railing. Then its a matter of trace, cut and paint. Beginner skill level.
  •  Simple Wall Mount Shelf Unit Downloadable Scrollsaw Pattern PDF
    This is a very versatile design that may be used as a jewelry rack, decorative shelf, mirror, etc. Look over the design and all the options before you begin so you can create a project that most fits your needs. This plan offers full size drawing where required.
  •  Bookshelf Clamp Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodworking Pattern PDF
    Sawbuck projects! Cut it out from scrap plywood you probably have in your workshop and sell for a buck at craft shows. A basic 1 page instruction on how to make one with full size drawings. Beginner skill level.
  •  Whale Tail Bookshelf Downloadable Woodcrafting Pattern PDF
    Sawbuck projects! Cut it out from scrap wood you probably have in your workshop. Most plaque shapes can be made into slanted book shelfs, just like our whale of a tale book shelf. Beginner skill level.
  •  Strong on Style Shelf System Woodworking Plan
    Steel-reinforced construction, modular knockdown design, and timeless styling make these shelves a triple treat. They are the ideal solution for students as well as families on the move. And because t...
  •  Folding Ladder Shelf Woodworking Plan
    A folding ladder shelf that is ideal for showing off quilts or small items. The ladder folds easily. Make from 0.75 inch thick wood of your choice along with dowels and a few screws. Or follow the alternative process and make all parts needed from the 6 pieces of 1 x 6 x 96 inch boards.
  •  Phone Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: This accommodates the phone set, a pad of paper, city and suburban directories. You can build it in an evening with the full size plans to trace onto plywood or other wood that you use.
  •  Maryland Wall Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: Many of these Maryland wall shelves are to be found in early American homes. The simplicity of design permits it being used with many different types of interior furnishings. Glassware, small pieces of silver, bric-a-brac can be displayed to advantage on these shelves. The enclosed full size pattern simplifies making in a minimum of time. List of materials printed on pattern.
  •  Mini Bracket Shelf Download Woodcraft Pattern PDF
    Our Mini-Bracket Shelf is an excellent accent piece in a hall or entrance where something narrow is required. Cut from 1/2 inch pine. Assemble with glue. Finish as desired (we prefer stain and a flat or matte clear finish). Beginner skill level.
  •  Simple Shelf Unit Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodcrafting Pattern PDF
    This is a nice display shelf for displaying small knic-knacs. Enlarge or reduce the size of the curved parts and vary the part sizes to suit your needs.
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