8/31 | Woodworking Projects You Wouldn’t Expect

There’s just something special about adding some DIY woodworking items to your home decor. Whether they’re practical items to help you around the house or something decorative to add some beauty, you’re going to love these woodworking projects. Wooden crafts are very popular and trendy right now, but they also add a classic touch to any room.

Not only are these ideal for you to make for yourself, but they make fantastic gifts too. From bread boxes to furniture and book ends to planters and more, you are sure to find a woodworking project here that suits your taste. These wooden craft tutorials are perfect for beginners and experts alike.

Woodworking Projects You Wouldn’t Expect

DIY Bread Box

Do-It-Yourself Picnic Table

Summer Splendor Basket Swing

Build a Small Bench

Sliding Bookend

DIY X-Stool or Table

Pacific Poolside Patio Table With Built-In Icebox

Outdoor Chaise Lounge for Your Backyard

Wooden Sofa Sleeve With Cup Holder

DIY Address Number Wall Planter

DIY Wooden iPad Dock / Stand

Floating Wine Bottle Holder

Wood Plank Wine Rack

Wooden Welcome Mat

Hanging Basket Wood Stand

Candleholders Made from Scrap Wood

What woodworking project would you like to make first? We really think those candle holders would be fantastic on your fall mantel or as part of your Thanksgiving centerpiece. Imagine what a great wedding or housewarming gift the address plaque with planter would be! 

As for practical, while still being stylish and beautiful, the wooden sofa sleeve and the sliding book ends are absolutely amazing. Choose your favorite, head to the home improvement store for some supplies, and get crafting! These are perfect weekend DIY projects! 

For more wooden and woodworking craft projects you might like check out these posts:

Woodworking Projects with a Modern Twist 

Knock-Off Urban Outfitter Wooden Circle Shelf

Simply Stunning Woodworking Projects

Wood Honeycomb Shelves