How-To: Build a Wooden Workbench

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How-To: Build a Wooden Workbench


I spent the past weekend in Vermont, where my father-in-law has a violin shop with amazing well-worn wooden workbenches that always inspire me to start a new project. Need a welcoming work surface of your own? Build a DIY wooden workbench that you’ll use for years to come with these free plans from Shanty 2 Chic!


Make this weekend the weekend of the workbench! Click here to see the full how-to.

0 thoughts on “How-To: Build a Wooden Workbench

  1. scuzzorts says:

    This is great. I saw something similar here

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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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