Free Woodworking Plans - Shelves

  •  Window Ledge Plant Shelf
    If you have a kitchen window that gets lots of light perhaps you need to build a window ledge plant shelf like this one. Its easy.
  •  Nautical Boat Shelf
    Here is a fun nautical shelf, perfect for a childs room. Follow along and build one in no time.
  •  Narrow Wall Shelf
    This narrow wall mounted shelf is perfect for that spot behind the bathroom door. Here is the free tutorial.
  •  Shelf Table Downloadable Plan PDF
    A great plan for beginners, the Shelf Table features a roomy top and four shelves. A perfect addition to any decor, the Shelf Table can be used as a small bookcase or as an end table!
  •  Collectibles Shelf PDF
    This collectibles shelf is a free downloadable woodworking plan perfect for someone who is a beginner woodworker.
  •  Wall Console Floating Shelf
    This wall console floating shelf would come in handy beside a bed or just about anywhere you need a little extra shelf space. It would make a great charging station too. Here is how to build it.
  •  Pallet Shelf
    This shelf unit is easy to build using recycled pallets. Here is an easy-to-follow tutorial.
  •  Floating Rustic Shelf PDF
    At the link you can follow along with the instructions and pictures and you can also download the free plan to build rustic floating shelves.
  •  Curtain Rod Shelf
    This project features a shelf for over the window with a built-in curtain rod. Here are the free step-by-step instructions.
  •  Bookshelf Footstool
    Build a footstool that is not only comfy but also useful featuring a place to store your latest read.
  • More Free Woodworking Projects - Shelves

  •  Shelf with Towel Hooks
    Here is how you go about building a bathroom shelf with towel hooks.
  •  Adjustable Shelf Hole Jig
    Combined with a plunge router this jig makes fast work of boring shelf holes.
  •  Media Shelf
    Build this open media shelf unit using these free woodworking plans including the wooden boxes on the bottom.
  •  Ladder Shelf
    This ladder shelf unit measures just over 73 inches high and can be build using these free woodworking plans.
  •  Shelf Bracket PDF
    For something a little different, scroll these shelf brackets. This is a free pattern which is downloadable.
  •  Bookshelf
    Build this traditional bookshelf with these step-by-step free woodworking plans.
  •  Shelf Bracket PDF
    This pattern features a 6 inch wooden shelf bracket for you to cut on your scroll saw. This is a free downloadable pattern.
  •  Build a Shelf in a Door
    Here is a clever idea for a boring door. Turn it into built-in shelves.
  •  Shelf Unit
    This shelving unit can be mounted on the wall or not and features three shelves. This simple design can be modified in width, height or depth and also the number of shelves very easily.
  •  Shelf from Reclaimed Wood
    Use up your scrap wood for this wall shelf project. The older and more beat up the better. Build it using this tutorial.
  • Shelves Woodworking Plans for sale

  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  2 Shelf Bracket Group 3 Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodworking Pattern PDF
    Sawbuck projects! Cut it out from scrap wood you probably have in your workshop. Sell for a couple bucks and you are in money. Simply resize the pattern to suit the size of brackets you want to build. Beginner skill level.
  •  2 Shelf Bracket Group 4 Downloadable Scrollsaw Woodworking Pattern PDF
    Sawbuck projects! Cut it out from scrap wood you probably have in your workshop. Sell for a couple bucks and you are in money. Simply resize the pattern to suit the size of brackets you want to build. Beginner skill level.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Early American Whatnot Corner Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: This sturdy whatnot is 30 inches high. With full sized patterns you can lay out its sides and shelves and assembly quickly.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Convenient Kitchen Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: Hard-to-find kitchen gadgets will always be within easy reach if you keep them on this kitchen shelf. If can be made in an evenings time. Not only a step-saver but its storage capacity will surprise you. List of materials on pattern.
  •  Hanging Book Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    The plan says: You will find a need for this attractive wall shelf in almost any room. It is ideally suited for books, bric-a-brac, radio, clock, spice boxes, etc. Paint or stain to match interior furnishings. Use in pairs on either side of doorway or fireplaces. The enclosed full size pattern simplifies making this shelf from short pieces of wood. List of materials printed on pattern.
  •  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.
  •  Telephone Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This shelf can be made using a scrollsaw, bandsaw or jig saw. This is a vintage woodworking plan that was published for the Information Rack Services of General Motors Personnel Staff. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
  •  Drill Press Column Bit Shelf Woodworking Plan
    You can keep the most frequently used bits and accessories for your drill press with this simple to build holder. We designed ours to fit a 3-1/8 inch diameter column but you can easily adapt the plan to fit your needs, whether it be a drill press column or a steel post in your workshop.
  •  Drill Press Column Bit Shelf Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    You can keep the most frequently used bits and accessories for your drill press with this simple to build holder. We designed ours to fit a 3-1/8 inch diameter column but you can easily adapt the plan to fit your needs, whether it be a drill press column or a steel post in your workshop.
  •  Tree Shelf (PDF) Woodworking Plan
    Use one shelf to fit in a corner or put two shelves back to back to fit along a wall. This is a downloadable woodworking plan, a paper version is also available.
  •  Birdhouse Potting Bench Woodworking Plan - Bonus Shelf plan included
    This Bird House Potting Table can be used outdoors as a Potting Table or you can use it indoors as a Country Table. Also included in the plans is a shelf above the table as shown in this photo.
  •  Decorative Corner Shelf Woodworking Plan
    A beautiful tuck-away corner shelf project which is made from standard 1x8 boards. Features four display shelves. Plans drawn full size.
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