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Primitive wall cupboard is a reproduction of one found in Lancaster, Pennsylvania (circa 1725). Features a small drawer, one door, butterfly hinges, and an open display shelf. Overall dimensions: 26" tall, 19" wide, 9" deep.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER Winter 1987 (v.3#4) pg. 40

Hanging corner cupboard is a reproduction of a 1780 original found in the Old Salem Museum (Winston-Salem, NC). Features a gracefully arched, raised-panel door. Overall dimensions: 48" tall, 29" wide, 16" deep.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER May-Jun 1989 (v.5#3) pg. 16

Hanging corner cupboard (19" on a side, 22" across the front and 60" high) is typical of cabinetmaking by Pennsylvania Dutch craftsmen (circa 1700-1800). The cabinet features a decorative cornice, frame-and-panel door, and a tailpiece with two open display shelves. The interior has beaded tongue-and-groove backboards and beaded shelf-support cleats.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #22 Sep-Oct 1991 pg. 18
Correction AMERICAN WOODWORKER #24 Jan-Feb 1992 pg. 4

Pennsylvania Dutch hanging cupboard based on an 18th century Lancaster County original. Cupboard (23"x9"x36" high) has two shelves behind the frame-and-panel door, which is held in place by hand-forged "rat-tail" hinges. The cupboard is topped with crown molding. The bottom of each side ends in scrollwork which supports a narrow open shelf.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #32 May-Jun 1993 pg. 37

Elegant, easy-to-make wall cupboard with a single frame-and-panel door is based loosely on cupboards built in the mid-Atlantic region from 1800 to 1840. An excellent project to finish using the wood graining techniques described in this article. Overall size: 34"x16"x7" deep.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #42 Dec 1994 pg. 45

Tip on attaching a temporary support board to a wall when installing a wall cabinet by yourself.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #92 Feb 2002 pg. 20

Photo shows wall-mounted cabinets with drop-down doors and a 3x5 ft. Parsons table. Est. cost: $83.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1972 (v.50#7) pg. 46

Ten pages of projects you can build using simple box construction. Includes photo of a cabinet unit suspended on a wall. Drawers, sliding doors and dividers can be used as need dictates.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1973 (v.51#4) pg. 86

Cinderella cupboard. Transform an unfinished bookcase into a wall-hung cupboard by adding doors with fabric panels. Est. cost: $73.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1983 (v.61#2) pg. 35

Simple wall-hung storage cabinet is made from waferboard. Features 2 doors. Overall dimensions: 48"x24"x17". Est. cost: $43.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1985 (v.63#3) pg. 112, 175

Country furniture in two sizes, one for children and another for dolls. (1) Bench and chair with heart-shaped cutouts in their back panels. (2) Wall cabinet with two shelves behind panel doors, an open lower shelf and three pegs across the bottom.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1986 (v.64#9) pg. 39, 49

Mirrored wall cabinet has hinged doors. When doors are open it looks like an open window.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1996 (v.74#8) pg. 96, 104

A cherry medicine cabinet is wall-hung and features a frame-and-glass panel door which reveals the contents. Best suited as display cabinet.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Nov 2000 (v.24#2) pg. 48

Two of a kind. Simple box shelves flank a fireplace and appear to be built-in. Features open front with adjustable glass shelves and a decorative crown molding top.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Apr 2001 (v.24#6) pg. 49

Colonial-style furniture for a baby's room can be used later in your regular furnishing scheme. (1) Drysink which doubles as a changing table. (2) Wall cupboard. (3) Laundry hamper.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1988 (v.11#7) pg. 42

Country cupboard. Wall-hung cupboard with built-in towel bar. Suitable for use as a medicine chest, spice cabinet, etc. Has two solid-wood doors, with two heart-shaped openings cut in one of the doors. Overall dimensions: 18" wide, 23" tall, 6" deep.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1988 (v.11#10) pg. 58

Simple wall-hung storage unit, with a drop-down front, is made from a single 8-ft. 1"x8" board. Overall dimensions of the finished unit: 26" long, 8" tall, 8" deep.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1998 (v.21#7) pg. 12

Wall-hung counter with drawers, wall-hung cabinets and a base cabinet provide corner snack bar, hobby center or office-at-home. Construction is of 3/4" plywood with Formica laminate for counter top.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #109 Apr 1969 (v.19#2) pg. 50

Desk and storage cabinet unit has 2 desk spaces, two 3-drawer cabinets and two shelf units with sliding drawers. Wall-hung cabinets provide an additional 150" of closed shelf space.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #115 Mar 1970 (v.20#2) pg. 34

Wall-hung hospitality cabinet is 8 ft. long and 18" deep. Four foot wide cabinet at one end has a drop front that serves as a buffet and includes storage shelf for cups and saucers. Shelves at other end are covered by sliding doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #145 Jun 1973 (v.23#5) pg. 50

How to build wall-hung storage units. Bookshelf and cabinet with sliding doors are featured.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #174 Aug 1976 (v.26#6) pg. 42

Make an elegant wall-hung cabinet to store chisels. The design features a concave door (14"x34"), slanting sides, cove molding top and base, and magnetic tool holders. Can be adapted for other types of collectibles.
FINE WOODWORKING #89 Jul-Aug 1991 pg. 82
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #92 Jan-Feb 1992 pg. 6, 8

Wall-hung tool cabinet (42"x40"x9" deep) features 18 drawers, two shelves, frame-and-panel doors, and a lot of dovetails (through, half-blind, tapered, sliding, ...) in the construction. An elegant design with crown molding and beautiful wood that can be adapted for any use.
FINE WOODWORKING #96 Sep-Oct 1992 pg. 63

Simple wall cabinet (7" deep) for displaying dishes features a table (30"x32") which slips in below the bottom shelf and is supported by two legs. Designed for a kitchen where space for a table was limited.
HOME MECHANIX #730 Feb 1989 (v.85) pg. 36

Wall works. Easy-to-build wall-hung cabinets (counters) provide plenty of work surface and incorporate wire baskets as storage drawers. Use as desk, baby changing table, breakfast counter, dressing table, etc.
HOME MECHANIX #747 Jul-Aug 1990 (v.86) pg. 46

Renovation article includes dimensions for various simple cabinets. Including a platform bed, wall cabinet with sliding doors, kitchen counter with many small drawers, kitchen pantry, pivoting screens and panel walls.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #653 Oct 1982 (v.78) pg. 64

A wall cabinet to hold small treasures. Dimensions: 6"x17"x24". Features a glass door that looks multipaned. Constructed of clear pine and plywood.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #655 Dec 1982 (v.78) pg. 61

Wall-hung shelf and cabinet combination.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1963 (v.120#3) pg. 129

Hanging wall cabinet is built from hardboard.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1963 (v.120#5) pg. 177

Wall cabinet for decanter bottles.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1970 (v.133#5) pg. 150

How to mount wall-hung cabinets by attaching a cleat to the wall which will mate with another cleat attached to the back of the cabinet. The bottom edge of the cabinet cleat is cut at a 45-degree angle so that it hangs securely on the wall.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1976 (v.208#4) pg. 151

Build your own roll top cabinets. Wall mounted cabinets feature tambour doors which roll up into the top of the cabinet to provide access. Design shown makes economical use of standard 4x8 sheets of plywood.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1978 (v.212#3) pg. 108

Simple pine wall cabinet (27"x18"x7") with solid-wood doors which have been carved using a hobby grinder. The design shows clouds and flying ducks over a swamp with cattails.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #57 Nov 1990 (v.10#3) pg. 30

Wall-hung corner cabinet with frame-and-panel door features decorative carving on both the panels and the front stiles. Overall dimensions: 32" tall, 16" wide, 10" deep.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #66 May 1992 (v.11#6) pg. 32, Insert

Wall-hung cabinet is a family organizer with a place for keys, calendar, sloped writing surface, corkboard for notes and mirror for grooming.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #95 Mar 1997 (v.17#1) pg. 24

Shaker corner hanging cabinet (35" high) is made from curly maple and features a frame-and-panel door and niche with curved top above it.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #99 Nov 1997 (v.17#5) pg. 54

Reproduction of a wall-hung cabinet made by the Byrdcliffe Arts & Crafts Colony (circa 1903-1905). Features two open shelves and a small enclosure behind a frame-and-panel door with an iris floral motif. Overall dimensions: 39" wide x 18" tall x 8" deep.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #101 Mar 1998 (v.18#1) pg. 40, Insert

Martha's Vineyard hanging cupboard with two flat panel doors. Uses traditional square pegs to attach several of the components. Overall dimensions: 31"x11"x27" tall.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #110 Sep 1999 (v.19#4) pg. 28

Build a colonial wall cabinet typical of those made by the Germans who immigrated to Pennsylvania in the 1700s, now called "Pennsylvania Dutch" or "Pennsylvania German". Features a frame-and-panel door attached with iron "rat-tail" hinges. Overall dimensions: 36" tall, 23" wide, 10" deep.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1988 (v.3#2) pg. 98

Modular wall storage system for a workshop. Various storage bins, shelves, cabinets, pegboard racks and work surfaces hang on the wall using a grid work of wood and metal conduit. Can be adapted for other rooms (laundry, child's room, etc.).
SHOPNOTES #39 May 1998 (v.7) pg. 16

Corner showcase and shelf. Wall-hung corner cabinet (24" tall) with a glass door, two display shelves, and decorative moldings.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #15 May 1990 (v.3#3) pg. 24
Added Info WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #18 Nov 1990 (v.3#6) pg. 30

Decorative wall-hung pine cabinet uses cut nails and colonial-styled hinges. Overall dimensions: 14" wide, 25" tall, 6" deep.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #16 Jul 1990 (v.3#4) pg. 6

Classic country cabinet. A reproduction of those shallow, wall-hung, open-front cabinets used to store and display everyday dinner dishes. Overall dimensions: 8" deep, 31" wide, 38" tall.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #31 Jan 1993 (v.6#1) pg. 16

Homespun country wall cabinet (6"x18"x30" high) features three shelves behind a glass panelled door.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #50 Mar 1996 (v.9#2) pg. 10, Insert

Wall-hung county cabinet features a frame-and-panel door and a towel bar. Suitable for use as a medicine cabinet. Door is decorated with a wheat shock design. Overall dimensions: 27" tall, 16" wide, 7" deep.
WOOD MAGAZINE #27 Feb 1989 (v.6#1) pg. 76

Shaker wall cabinet made from cherry (6"x12"x23" high) has frame-and-panel door that provides access to a cupboard with adjustable shelves. A shallow drawer is located beneath the cupboard.
WOOD MAGAZINE #41 Feb 1991 (v.8#2) pg. 74

Punched-tin wall cabinet (51"x12"x34" high) has a wide top shelf over two open compartments and a center cupboard with punched-tin doors. A narrow (3" wide) shelf goes across the bottom.
WOOD MAGAZINE #94 Jan 1997 (v.14#1) pg. 46
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #102 Winter 1997 (v.14#9) pg. 13

Country buffet and cupboard. Part 2. Matching cupboard (48"x12"x43" high) has glass-paneled doors above a recess. It can either sit on top of the buffet or hang on a wall.
WOOD MAGAZINE #96 Apr 1997 (v.14#3) pg. 52

Wall-hung cabinet features a raised-panel door. Overall dimensions: 24" tall, 15" wide, 6" deep. Styling is reminiscent of Colonial or Shaker.
WOODSMITH #8 Mar 1980 pg. 7

Wall cabinet features tambour door which rolls up and disappears behind a false back in the cabinet. Use as medicine cabinet, kitchen cabinet, etc. Instructions for making your own tambour.
WOODSMITH #17 Sep 1981 pg. 10

Colonial style wall-hung china hutch. Features two raised panel doors, four small drawers and an open display shelf. Dimensions: 36" wide, 37" tall and 10" deep. A companion piece to dry sink featured in same issue.
WOODSMITH #18 Nov 1981 pg. 16

Wall cupboard. Country-style china shelf for displaying dishes. Features two open display shelves (equipped with plate grooves), four hooks for hanging cups and four small storage drawers. Overall dimensions: 38"Wx31"Hx9"D.
WOODSMITH #40 Jul-Aug 1985 pg. 14

Wall cupboard has an open display shelf plus two other storage shelves concealed behind a pair of frame-and-panel doors. Overall dimensions: 36" tall, 36" wide, 8" deep.
WOODWORKER Sep 1988 (v.92#9) pg. 752

Wall-hung corner cabinet (cupboard) features two shelves and a choice of four door styles.
WOODWORKER Jan 1990 (v.94#1) pg. 1262

Wall-hung display cabinet features two glass panel doors, dentil molding, and three shelves. Overall dimensions: 21" wide, 23" tall, 6" deep.
WOODWORKER Oct 1994 (v.98#10) pg. 34

A small Shaker-style hanging cupboard (25"Tx19"Wx8"D) with a frame-and-panel door concealing three shelves.
WOODWORKER May 1995 (v.99#5) pg. 34

Shaker wall cabinet measures 15" tall, 11" wide and 5" deep. A single door is held closed by a turnbutton. Built from 1/2" pine.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1977 (v.1#2) pg. 11

Early American style wall cabinet features louvered doors made from two 8"x20" window shutters. The doors open at the middle. The unit may be used as a medicine cabinet, spice rack, etc. Overall dimensions: 33" tall, 17" wide and 6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1979 (v.3#5) pg. 10

Pierced tin cabinet. Wall cabinet features two pierced tin doors and two drawers. Dimensions: 31" wide, 23" tall, 8" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1982 (v.6#2) pg. 28

Country kitchen cabinet. Wall-hung cabinet features pigeon holes, storage drawer, glass-door cabinet and towel rack. Dimensions: 24" wide, 30" tall, 10" deep. Use to hold spices, letters, sugar bowls, etc.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1982 (v.6#3) pg. 22

Wall cabinet with reverse-glass stenciled pane of glass in the door. Overall dimensions: 16" tall, 14" wide, 7" deep. Made from pine.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1983 (v.7#1) pg. 39

Colonial style pierced tin wall cabinet. A simple wooden cabinet features a frame-and-panel door equipped with a punched tin panel in a star-and-circle design. Overall dimensions: 19" tall, 16" wide, 8" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1984 (v.8#6) pg. 46

Wall cabinet with recessed finger pulls. Two frame-and-panel doors with rounded edges are combined with light and dark wood, recessed finger pulls, knife hinges, and glass shelves to form a decorative unit. Overall dimensions: 24" tall, 19" wide, 6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1985 (v.9#3) pg. 30

Wall-hung display cabinet. Features contemporary styling, adjustable glass shelves and two glass-panel doors. Overall dimensions: 36" tall, 24" wide, 8" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1986 (v.10#4) pg. 31

One-door, one-drawer version of a wall-hung cabinet featuring a pierced tin panel in the door. Overall dimensions: 25" tall, 18" wide, 8" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1988 (v.12#1) pg. 25

Shaker wall cabinet (21"x23"x9") is designed to be hung from two Shaker pegs. A frame-and-panel door conceals three shelves.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1989 (v.13#1) pg. 27

Pine wall cabinet (20"x14"x6" deep) features a frame-and-panel door and a small storage drawer. The panel is a tinsel art bird and flower painting.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1989 (v.13#4) pg. 46

Wall-hung cabinet with pierced-tin panels in the frame-and-panel doors is used to store spices on four interior shelves. Also suitable for other uses. Overall dimensions: 19"x24"x6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1991 (v.15#3) pg. 58

Simple Early American style pine wall cabinet is fitted with two fixed-louver shutters as the doors. Overall dimensions: 16"x38"x6" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1991 (v.15#5) pg. 46

Router-built wall cabinet. A frame-and-raised panel door is combined with one small drawer in a multi-purpose wall-hung cabinet. Overall dimensions: 14"x8"x31" tall.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1992 (v.16#6) pg. 67

Shaker style wall-hung cabinet. Features two frame-and-panel doors above two shallow storage drawers. While the doors are of equal width, the drawers are of different widths. Design is based on a 1840 original. Overall dimensions: 23"x10"x26" tall.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 56

Country-pine wall cabinet. Two pierced tin frame-and-panel doors conceal a three-shelf storage/display cabinet. Four small bottom drawers are accessible when the doors are closed. Overall dimensions: 34"Tx36"Wx8"D.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1995 (v.19#1) pg. 54

Wall-hung gun or knick-knack cabinet with sliding glass doors, three small drawers and pre-finished pegboard back. Unit is 52" long, 8" deep, and 24" high.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1966 (v.22#4) pg. 42

Lazy-Susan wall cabinet.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1970 (v.26#3) pg. 20

Three tambour-door cabinets (two horizontal and one vertical). Designed for wall mounting. Use as spice cabinets, etc.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1980 (v.36#5) pg. 34

Small wall-hung cabinet features two antique glass bottles set into cutouts in the door.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1982 (v.38#1) pg. 74

Modular wall storage units are built from waferboard panels. Construction is basically a box equipped with shelves and doors located as desired.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1982 (v.38#2) pg. 90

Handsome wall-mounted cabinet is exercise in joinery. Features frame-and-panel door, mortise and tenon joints, dado joints, and rabbets. Overall dimensions: 29" tall, 18" wide, 6" deep.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1985 (v.41#3) pg. 36

Decorator wall cabinet includes a frame-and-glass panel door and a "catchall bin" at the bottom. Overall dimensions: 30" tall, 18" wide, 11" deep.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1987 (v.43#4) pg. 26

Instant-change wall unit. Cabinets with sliding doors and adjustable bookshelves are both supported by "A-frame" uprights. The doors are painted white on one side and red or yellow on the other. They may be combined in various decorative ways.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1989 (v.45#1) pg. 30
Correction WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1989 (v.45#5) pg. 6

Shaker-style shelf. A three-shelf open front wall cabinet with a row of pegs along the bottom. Overall dimensions: 37"x32"x6". Alternatives shown for an Arts & Crafts-style shelf and a Country-style shelf.
WORKBENCH #253 May-Jun 1999 (v.55#3) pg. 36, 40