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Fold-up etagere is 5-ft. tall and works like a giant shutter. Open, there are six 9"x14" shelves. The unit folds flat and the third leg (control bar) hooks into a notch in the top to keep it closed. Est. cost: $20.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1978 (v.56#7) pg. 83

Obelisk etagere. Tapering, open shelves of this 60" tall unit are used to display favorite "treasures". Est. cost: $43.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1983 (v.61#2) pg. 69, 120

How to build your own furniture from clear acrylic plastic. The tools and methods for cutting and shaping plastic explained. Includes instructions for making a coffee table and a four-section etagere.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #182 Jul-Aug 1977 (v.27#5) pg. 34

Five-shelf etagere.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #209 May-Jun 1980 (v.30#5) pg. 118

Display a treasured collection in this wood-and-glass case (etagere) with two doors. Overall dimensions: 60" tall, 27" wide, 14" deep. Sets on a separate four-legged base (8" tall).
HOME MECHANIX #705 Jan 1987 (v.83) pg. 62

Four-shelf etagere features open shelves separated with turned pedestals at each corner, plus one storage drawer in the base.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #573 Feb 1976 (v.72) pg. 136

Etagere (curio cabinet) has three shelves and a closed storage cabinet.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1970 (v.134#4) pg. 172

Etagere features four round legs, each one consisting of four lathe-turned segments shaped like long "spools" or "bobbins". The four shelves are glass surrounded with a wooden frame. Overall dimensions: 28"x12"x60" tall.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #76 Jan 1994 (v.13#4) pg. 32

Treasure tower. A small etagere for your curios features tapered sides, two glass shelves, and a small drawer in the base. Overall dimensions: 26" tall, 13" wide, 8" deep.
WOOD MAGAZINE #88 Jun 1996 (v.13#4) pg. 66
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #89 Aug 1996 (v.13#5) pg. 16

Collectors wall-mounted pier cabinet (or etagere). Features 3 display shelves and one drawer. Dimensions 6" deep, 30" tall, 11" wide (top) and 13" wide (bottom).
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1977 (v.1#5) pg. 14

Three-shelf etagere has enclosed cabinet bottom.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1972 (v.28#4) pg. 38

Contemporary furniture with a flair. Etagere features four clear acrylic shelves (8"x48") separated with 1" diameter acrylic rods. Base constructed of wood.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1981 (v.37#4) pg. 44

Easily built etagere is styled with brass campaign hardware. Overall dimensions: 39" tall, 22" wide, 16" deep. This unit is equipped with a wooden frame and four shelves fitted with glass inserts.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1984 (v.40#4) pg. 70
Correction WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1984 (v.40#6) pg. 21

Bentwood etagere provides an elegant setting for prized collectables. Made of ash. Features two storage drawers and graceful arches.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1984 (v.40#6) pg. 74

Etagere built into a wall creates illusion of space. A section of blank wall between two rooms is cut open. Square metal posts are installed to replace the studs and to serve as supports for glass shelves.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1986 (v.42#4) pg. 10

Skillful ways to create storage. (1) Built-in etagere which doubles as a room divider. (2) Built-in bookcases which open outward revealing more storage. (3) Shelving and cabinets built into alcoves.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1987 (v.43#6) pg. 72