Free plans for farmhouse style bedside tables.
1 - 1x2 @ 6 feet long
5 - 1x4 @ 8 feet long
2 - 2x2 @ 8 feet long
Cut List (for ONE bedside table)
4 - 1x2 @ 14" - Side panel trim
8 - 1x4 @ 23-1/4" - Side panels
4 - 2x2 @ 27-1/4" - Legs
6 - 2x2 @ 14" - Shelf support
8 - 1x4 @ 17" - Shelves
5 - 1x4 @ 18" - Top
Cut 1x4s and 1x2s with miter saw. Layout side panel 1x4s as shown above. Measure and cut 1x2 to length. Nail the 1x2 to the 1x4s, two nails per overlap with glue. Make sure your side panels are square. Build two.
Drill 3/4" pocket holes on inside edge of 1x4 ends as shown above. Cut 2x2s with compound miter saw. Attach to the 2x2 legs with 1-1/4" pocket hole screws.
Set Kreg Jig to 1-1/2" setting. Drill 1-1/2" pocket holes on end of each 2x2, one per end. Attach to 2x2s with wood glue as shown above.
Cut 1x4 shelf boards with compound miter saw. Nail and glue to the inside of the project as shown above.
Cut 1x4 top boards with compound miter saw. Nail and glue to top with 1-1/4" nails and wood glue.
If you wish to add a back, measure and cut from 1/4" plywood and attach with 3/4" brad nails.