As a beginning woodworker, free simple woodworking plans are the best place to start! Check out these woodworking plans for beginners (that are all printable!)
If you’re just getting started as a beginning woodworker, the absolute best place to start is with free simple woodworking plans that you can print!
Not only will you get a detailed list of measurements for the wood (called a “cut list”), but you’ll get simple and easy-to-follow instructions, usually with visuals of how to assemble the wood projects.
And the best part is that there are SO MANY free simple woodworking plans out there!! Today I’m rounding up some of my favorite easy woodworking projects that we’ve shared with plans as well as some others from other DIY bloggers that are also offering free simple woodworking plans that you can print!
27+ Free Woodworking Plans for Simple DIY Woodworking Projects
Looking for free woodworking plans? This list of DIY woodworking projects includes free plans and tutorials for some great home projects for any level woodworker.
Want to learn how to build a DIY bench? This post has a video tutorial and free wood bench plans for you to download so you can make your own small entryway bench.
Is it time for your toddler to transition to a big kid's bed? We built this kid's cabin bed for our toddler's room and it turned out so good!
Are you looking to build a new DIY table top for your kitchen table? This one is super simple to build (even for beginners) and we're giving you the free woodworking plans too!
Want to add some life to your front porch? Download these easy DIY planter box plans and learn how to build these modern farmhouse planters.
Check out other DIY wooden planters here!
Want a trendy cane boho nightstand, but don't want to pay the big prices? Build it yourself with these free easy DIY bedside table woodworking plans.
Do you love the boho look of cane and rattan on furniture? Build this easy DIY cane headboard to get the look! We're also giving away the free woodworking plans for this DIY rattan headboard.
Looking for full cord firewood rack plans? You're in luck! This project shares a perfect simple woodworking project for beginners - a DIY firewood rack with a roof for your backyard to store all of your firewood.
Do you have dress-up clothes all over the place in your kid's spaces? Make this easy DIY dress up storage rack for kids using our free woodworking plans and tutorials. Your little ones will love this DIY dress up closet.
This DIY desk calendar and wooden pencil holder is perfect for a DIY gift. It's very easy to build, with very simple plans that are great for beginners.
Looking to add more character to your backyard or curb appeal to your front yard? Build a wall for vertical garden pots! This easy woodworking project turns out SO good!
Need a place to store your bathroom towels? Make this DIY towel rack! You only need one 1×12 board! Download our free bathroom towel rack plans & learn how to build this shelf with our tutorial.
Is your backyard drowning in kid’s toys tossed all over the lawn? Does your backyard feel cluttered and messy? You need an outdoor toy storage box!
Download our free deck box plans & learn how to build this outdoor storage box with our tutorial!
Learn how to make your own DIY grill utensil holder. Keep all of the BBQ tools in one place for outdoor cooking with this wood outdoor barbeque tool holder. Great to give as a DIY gift for Father’s Day or any other gift-giving occasion!
Keep your cookbook where you can see it and out of the way while you’re cooking using this easy wood DIY cookbook stand. It’s a great gift idea for Mom that is an easy beginner woodworking project!
Make your own DIY cookbook holder with the downloadable cookbook stand plans.
Need a good place to hang your headset on your desk? Follow along with our free woodworking plans to make this DIY headphone stand. This makes a great gift for him!
Are you looking for a way to charge your devices while sitting on the couch and a convenient place to put drinks? Why not build a DIY behind the couch table?
We incorporated a hidden recessed outlet into the table. The best part? We are giving away the free woodworking plans so you can build a skinny sofa table just like this for your living room!
How to Build a Platform Bed for $50
Learn how to build a platform bed for $50! This project is so easy and makes a huge impact! The plan includes about $50 worth of wood and incorporates wood stain, screws, and a pocket hole jig.
Check out other DIY bed frame ideas here!
DIY Outdoor Shower
This DIY outdoor shower is perfect if you live near the beach and are constantly rinsing sand off in the bath, which isn't good for your sewer or septic system.
Easy Rustic Industrial Wall-Mounted Desk Build
This wall-mounted desk with rustic style is great because it's very easy to clean under!
DIY Pull Out Trash Can Cabinet
Learn how to make your own pull out trash can cabinet and finally organize your trash and recycling!
Easy Wall-Mounted DIY Spice Rack
Build your own wall-mounted DIY spice rack with these free plans! This easy-to-build wood cabinet has a rustic chicken wire door and adjustable shelves.
Check out other spice storage solutions ideas from Etsy here and ideas for under cabinet spice racks here.
DIY Wood Nightstands
I love these pretty DIY nightstands for a master bedroom! The functionality of both the drawer and shelf is great!
Easy DIY Outdoor Coffee Table with Free Plans
This easy to build DIY outdoor coffee table looks even better than the West Elm inspiration piece! Get the free plans and build your own coffee table today!
DIY Architect Dining Table Free Plans
This table has a sleek design with an open base that seats up to 8 adults. Grab the free printable woodworking plans and built your own!
DIY Chevron Storage Cabinet
This chevron storage cabinet is inspired by Pottery Barn and turns out so good!
Simple Modern Coffee Table Build Plans
I love he simple and clean lines of this modern coffee table with the tapered, angled legs. And the best part is that it is super easy to vacuum underneath.
DIY Kids Indoor Playhouse
Build this DIY Kids Indoor Playhouse in no time! This simple, modern playhouse is perfect for the bedroom, playroom, basement or reading nook.
So many fun projects, right? There’s a little bit of everything! From furniture to home decor, I hope you can find a project to try!
Just click the “check it out” button to download the free woodworking plans to print and then get to building!