Free Woodworking Plans - Shelves

  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Bookshelf With Metal Accents
    Build this beautiful bookshelf with metal accents using the free woodworking tutorial located 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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Shadow Box Shelf
    These shadow box shelves are perfect for displaying your childrens stuffed toys or even for your own display purposes. Follow along at the link to find out how easy they are to build.
  •  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.
  •  Shelf Unit Room Divider
    Build a shelf unit room divider using wood of your choice. Of course it could also sit along a wall as well. Easy to build...easy to assemble.
  • More Free Woodworking Projects - Shelves

  •  Storage Shelf with Baskets
    This storage shelf would be the perfect unit for housing the vast amount of toys kids seem to have these days. Build it using the free plans at the link.
  •  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.
  •  Bathroom Shelf with Towel Bar
    Here is an easy to build bathroom shelf which includes a towel bar. Build it using the free instructions available at the link.
  •  Shelf Brackets
    Build your own triangle shaped shelf brackets using this free tutorial. Easy...peasy.
  •  Rocket Bookshelf
    Decorate a space themed childrens playroom or bedroom by building this rocket bookshelf using these free plans.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Three Tiered Bookshelf
    Build this awesome three-tiered childrens bookshelf using the free woodworking plans available at the link.
  • Shelves Woodworking Plans for sale

  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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 Coat Rack Shelf Unit Downloadable Scrollsaw Pattern PDF
    This is a handy project for the hall, porch or mudroom and features a shelf and coat pegs (or use for hats, scarves etc). It is a flexible design that can be lengthened, made to match a colonial or contemporary decor and has a backboard area that is perfect for tole painting, decopage, woodburning, etc.Full size patterns included. Enlarge or reduce the size of the curved parts and vary the part sizes to suit your needs.
  •  Crown Molding Shelf Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    Complete this project, from rummaging for materials to mounting it on the wall, in a weekend, and still have time for a round of golf. A simple, concealed hanging system gives the shelf a built-in look. The Materials List shows parts for shelves 25 inches and 37 inches long, but you can make a shelf of almost any length.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Curio Shelf and Hall Table Woodworking Plan
    Put your treasures on display with this perfect pair. The table incorporates mortise-and-tenon joinery for life-long joinery. The hall table measures 42.5 inches wide by 11.5 inches deep by 34 inches ...
  •  Country Wall Shelf Woodworking Plan
    Whether you use it for hanging coats, mugs, or hand-dipped candles, with this simply constructed accent, you can countrify your homes entry or kitchen in a hurry. The Shaker pegs and eye-catching...
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Double-Duty TV Shelf and Clamp Rack Downloadable Woodworking Plan PDF
    What is on TV tonight? In this shop it is an organized set of clamps. Make good use of a corner in your shop to do double-duty holding your television and storing and organizing your clamps. Even with no television in your shop, this shelf will come in handy for something.
  •  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.
  •  Corner Shelf Vintage Woodworking Plan
    This is a simple project for beginners. A corner shelf that hangs on the wall. 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.
  •  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.
  •  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.
  •  Elf with Reindeer Shelf Silhouette Downloadable Scrollsaw Pattern PDF
    A great way to use up those small pieces of plywood or thin lumber, why not scrollsaw a reindeer and elf to display on a shelf! This scroll saw silhouette pattern is a good woodworking plan for beginners to practice cutting tight spots and quick turns.
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