This sofa table is a great project for any home. A hardwood table with an exotic wood top and inlay in both the top and drawer fronts. Wow what an impression for your guests. Don’t be surprised if you get a few requests for more. Simple yet elegant!
Mortise and tenon construction, tapered legs and two drawers for added convenience and practicality.
The long flowing tapered legs add a touch of delicacy but are build well enough to support just about anything. The drawers with the contrasting inlay create a beautiful visual presentation. The fronts are attached using pinned rabbet joinery for both strength and durability. These attractive drawers on a wooden guide system like they would have used 100 years ago.
The overall dimensions ensure it will fit behind anyone’s sofa or it could certainly act as a hall table if desired. The tapered legs give the appearance of being splayed where actual they are straight and easy to make on the tablesaw with a tapering jig. Just be sure to complete your joinery prior to tapering the legs.