Harvey Ellis/Gus Stickley No. 700 Bookcase PDF Download Plans

Harvey Ellis/Gustav Stickley No. 700 Bookcase Plans Available for instant download in PDF format Complete detailed plans to build a reproduction of the Gustav Stickley No. 700 Bookcase 18 letter size pages of detailed drawings Standard views, Details and Exploded … Continue reading

Router Templates for Mortises Made Easy (& Accurately)

  Jigs and templates are common in professional woodworking shops, as well as common topics in woodworking books, magazines and blogs. A good jig will do two things; make the work better and get the work done faster. If you … Continue reading

Upholstery for Craftsman Furniture

slip seat for a Stickley dining chair

One of the most common questions asked about building pieces from my Shop Drawings Books is “What do I do about the cushions? Your drawings don’t show any details.” There were several methods used in the original Stickley pieces, and … Continue reading

L & JG Stickley No. 599 Trestle Table Plans

29″ high x 42″ x 84″ A massive Arts & Crafts style table. The construction is obvious, so no section views are really needed. Large screws through oversized hoes in the top rails attach the top. Plans include detailed drawings … Continue reading

L & JG Stickley No. 516 Table with Open Bookcase Plans

27″ x 27″ x 29″ high Also known as an encyclopedia table, this is a great place to store a collection of fine books, and a wonderful opportunity for purchasing a hollow-chisel mortiser. When laying out the slats, work from … Continue reading

L & JG Stickley No. 220 Prairie Sofa Plans

29″ high x 84 1/2″ wide x 36 3/4″ deep The Prairie settle or sofa and chair represent a truly distinct design from Leopold Stickley. Unlike anything ever created in Gustav’s workshops, this suite is a classic example of excellent … Continue reading

Stickley No. 911 Dresser Plans

33″ high (to top of case) x 48″ wide x 20″ deep Another elegant Harvey Ellis design. The butterfly keys holding the support for the mirror together stand slightly proud, and the mirror frame is attached with cleats screwed to … Continue reading

Stickley No. 815 China Cabinet Plans

42″ wide x 15″ deep x 66″ high The catalog describes this china cabinet as having “fixed shelves along the lines of the mullions.” Don’t attach the shelves until finishing is complete and the glass is in place. The shelves … Continue reading

Stickley No. 814 Sideboard Plans

45″ high x 60″ long x 22″ deep A modestly sized sideboard with room for storing table linens, silverware, or anything else that doesn’t need to be on display. An investment in reproduction hardware would be well worth it, although … Continue reading

Stickley No. 803 China Cabinet Plans

60″ high x 36″ wide x 15″ deep A classic example of the high points of Harvey Ellis’ designs-a thin top with a wide overhang, arches at the top of the door and the bottom front rail, and subtly tapered … Continue reading

Stickley No. 802 Sideboard Plans

36″ high x 42″ wide x 18″ deep This is one of the few pieces that has a rail above the drawers. The back rail under the top has no arch. Plans include detailed drawings printed on two 24″ X … Continue reading

Stickley No. 800 Sideboard Plans

39″ high x 54″ wide x 21″ deep Originally produced in 1903, this Harvey Ellis design is much lighter in feel than many Stickley pieces, while providing a good deal of storage in a relatively small space. Plans include detailed … Continue reading

Stickley No. 634 Round Extension Table Plans

54″ x 29″ high This design has been attributed to LaMont Warner, Stickley’s chief draftsman from 1900-1906. It is designed to extend, but can be made as a fixed table. If made as an extension table, a wooden extension mechanism … Continue reading

Stickley No.624 Hexagonal Table Plans

48″ x 29″ high This was listed as a library table, and often seen with a leather top. The design was simplified in later years, the keyed tenons disappeared, and the stretchers were unstacked. Do a full size layout of … Continue reading

Stickley No. 622 Trestle Table Plans

42″ x 84″ x 30″ A very substantial table, yet much lighter in appearance than the L.&J.G. Stickley No.599 table. Fasten the top with large screws in elongated holes through the top stretcher. This table can be made to knock … Continue reading

Stickley No. 384 Side Chair & No. 386 Arm Chair Plans

The seat cushions rest on a canvas or leather sling attached to the front and back rails with a narrow wooden cleat. Not much wood, but lots of mortises. Make full-size templates of the legs to be sure of the … Continue reading

Stickley No. 353 Side Chair & No. 353A Arm Chair Plans

The seat cushion is a slip seat-either a hardwood frame, or a piece of plywood covered with padding and then wrapped with fabric. After the chair is finished, the completed seat is attached with screws through the corner blocks from … Continue reading

Stickley Harvey Ellis Queen Size Bed Plans

Plans for Harvey Ellis Bed

Designed by Harvey Ellis. The original of this bed had inlays in the slats on the head and foot boards, and apparently never went into production. The size has been modified slightly to accommodate a modern queen-size mattress and box … Continue reading

Stickley No.336 Bow Arm Morris Chair Plans

31 1/2″ wide x 37″ high x 37″ deep Although this looks like it could be a Harvey Ellis design, this chair originally appeared, with slightly different legs, in 1901 two years before Ellis came to work for Stickley. The … Continue reading