About the Plan

This 15 page PDF building plan includes the step by step instructions, cut list, materials list, and plywood cut diagram to build this simple freestanding tall bookshelf.  Perfect for a home office, living room, study, or use in a bathroom for linens, as well!

The plan is a great beginner to intermediate project with easy joinery methods (pocket holes) and the trim adds a nice decorative touch.

Overall dimensions are: 19 3/4″ x 38 3/4″ x 72 7/8″ including the crown molding along the top.  NOTE: slight variations in measurements can occur based on the size moldings used.

Materials needed to build are:

(1) sheets ¾” plywood 

(1) sheets ¼” plywood

(5) 1x3x8 boards

(2) 1x2x8 boards

8 ft stick Crown molding

(4) 8 ft sticks cove molding

4 cabinet feet (I used part #4003 from Osborne Wood—osbornewoodproducts.com)

1 ¼” pocket hole screws

Shelf pins

*All dimensions are standard (feet, inches), NOT METRIC*

Materials see above description
License Single Use Only--Not for professional use
File Types PDF