21 Free DIY Coffee Table Plans

DIY Coffee Table Design Plans

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These free coffee table plans will help you build a wonderful centerpiece for your living room that looks great and is very functional. Building a coffee table is an easy project, and with these free detailed plans, you'll have one built in just a weekend.

Be sure to browse through all the free coffee table plans so you can choose a style that's right for your home and requires a skill level that matches your talents. You'll find simple, rustic, contemporary, mission, farmhouse, and modern coffee table plans here.

After you've used one of these free coffee table plans to build your dream coffee table, check out these other free woodworking plans for bookcases, TV standsdressers, nightstands, step stools, entertainment centersfarmhouse tablesdesks, jewelry boxes, dining room tableswine racks, picnic tables, kitchen islands, home bars, bunk beds, toy boxes, and even dog houses.

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    Tryde Coffee Table Plan from Ana White

    A wooden coffee table in a living room with leather furniture.
    Ana White

    Here's a rustic coffee table plan that is built out of solid wood and looks great with any style of decor you have.

    This free coffee table plan includes a materials and tools list, cut list, instructions, diagrams, and photos submitted by users who have built this coffee table.

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    Rustic X Coffee Table from Ana White

    A rustic coffee table with x bars on the sides.
    Ana White

    Ana White has come up with another fantastic free coffee table plan that will build you a beautiful rustic coffee table that is a breeze to build.

    You'll find diagrams, building directions, photos, and more all included in this free coffee table plan.

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    DIY Factor Cart Coffee Table Plan from Shanty 2 Chic

    A coffee table with wheels in a living room.

    Your friends and family are going to be so impressed when they see this factory cart coffee table in your living room. And even more so when they find out that you built it.

    Color photos and building directions will take you through creating this coffee table for your home.

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    Free Crate Store Coffee Table Plan from Her Tool Belt

    A crate storage coffee table in a living room.
    Her Tool Belt

    If you're looking for more storage in your home, and who isn't, you're going to want to take a look at this free coffee table plan that includes two crates that slip inside.

    You can download complete blueprints for this project that includes everything you need to build it.

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    Display Table from Lowe's

    A white display coffee table.

    Lowe's has a free coffee table plan that will result in a display top coffee table so you can show off decorations or keepsakes.

    The coffee table plan comes complete with project diagrams, a cutting list, instructions, and photos.

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    DIY Coffee Table Plan from Build-Basic

    A wooden coffee table in a living room.

    Here's a great looking coffee table plan that will build you a sturdy table that would look good in a rustic or contemporary home.

    Everything you need is here - a cut list, material list, tool list, and step-by-step directions. You'll have this coffee table built in just 4 hours for a cost less than $50.

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    Free Sawhorse Coffee Table Plan from Rogue Engineer

    A sawhorse style coffee table.
    Rogue Engineer

    Here's a free plan for a sawhorse coffee table that can fit almost any style depending on the wood and finishes you choose.

    There's a required tools list, materials list, diagrams, color photos, building instructions, and lots of finishing tips.

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    Rhyan Coffee Table Plan from More Like Home

    A coffee table with three drawers.
    More Like Home

    More Like Home has a free coffee table plan available that builds a 3-drawer coffee table inspired by the Rhys Coffee Table from Pottery Barn.

    If you love this free coffee table plan, you're in luck because there are also plans here for a matching end table and console.

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    Benchright Coffee Table Plan from Ana White

    A coffee table with two drawers and a lower bench.
    Ana White

    Here's another knock-off free coffee table plan inspired by Pottery Barn's Benchright Coffee Table.

    You'll save hundreds of dollars and have a great time building this stunning coffee table from easy to use plans.

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    Industrial Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans from Cherished Bliss

    A DIY coffee table in a living room
    Cherished Bliss

    Cherished Bliss has a free coffee table plan that would fit perfectly in a modern, rustic, or farmhouse style home.

    It is a great plan for a beginner and includes a supply list, cut list, diagrams, instructions, and color photos. Finishing instructions are included as well.

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    DIY Geometric Coffee Table Plan from DIY Huntress

    A modern DIY coffee table placed outside
    DIY Huntress

    DIY Huntress has designed a free coffee table plan that's truly a piece of art. It has a geometric design that really pops.

    Hairpin legs hold the table up, making it a quick project to complete.

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    Modern Farmhouse Square Coffee Table from Sincerely, Marie Designs

    A modern DIY coffee table in a living room

     Sincerely, Marie Designs/Build Something

    Sincerely, Marie Designs made this DIY coffee table plan for Build Something and those fans of modern farmhouse decor won't want to miss it. It's a two-toned table that's square, so it fits great in front of a sectional. 

    You'll find a tools list, materials list, parts, and cut list, step-by-step building instructions, and diagrams all included in the plan. 

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    DIY Industrial Coffee Table Plan from Little Glass Jar

    A wooden and metal coffee table in a living room

     Little Glass Jar

    Little Glass Jar has designed this faux Industrial style coffee table that's built all from wood and uses two different colors of stain to give it a metal look. The best part is that it cost under $75 for the supplies to build it.

    There's a supply list, written directions, and detailed color photos so you can make this coffee table too. 

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    Modern Wood Palette Coffee Table Plan from Paper & Stitch

    A white palette coffee table in a living room.
    Paper & Stitch

    If you are looking for a truly simple coffee table plan, you'll want to download this free plan from Paper & Stitch.

    The finished product will result in a modern looking coffee table that can be rolled wherever you need it. 

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    Factory Cart-Style Coffee Table Plan from Addicted 2 Decorating

    A coffee table on wheels.
    Addicted 2 Decorating

    Here's a free coffee table plan for a truly rustic coffee table complete with wheels and a rope handles on the side.

    The step-by-step instructions along with color pictures will help you build this coffee table in a day or two.

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    Mahogany Coffee Table Plan from Fine Woodworking

    An elegant coffee table in a living room.
    Fine Woodworking

    This free coffee table plan to build a beautiful mahogany coffee table inspired by Scandinavian design.

    The PDF download of this free coffee table plan includes everything you need to get this coffee table built and ready to use in your home.

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    Mission Coffee Table Plan from Rockler

    A wooden coffee table in a living room.

    Over at Rockler, you'll find a free coffee table plan for a mission-style table in the Arts & Crafts tradition.

    Photos, diagrams, and instructions will help you build this coffee table.

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    Mission Coffee Table from Canadian Home Workshop

    A diagram of a coffee table plan
    Canadian Home Workshop

    If you are a fan of mission style furniture, then this free coffee table plan may be just what you're looking for.

    The free coffee table plan comes complete with instructions, a tools, and materials list, blueprints, and user comments.

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    Oak Contrast Coffee Table Plan from Woodworkers Institute

    Cropped view of woman measuring timber
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    If you're small on space, then this small oak contrast coffee table plan might work well for you.

    The free coffee table plan includes photos, diagrams, and step-by-step building instructions.

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    Coffee Table with Storage Plan from Workbench Magazine

    Focused carpenters measuring wood in workshop
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    Workbench Magazine has a free coffee table plan available as a PDF download that includes diagrams and instructions.

    The finished result will get you this coffee table that has tons of room for baskets or ottomans below.

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    2' X 4' Coffee Table Plan from BuildEazy

    Focused young female artist sanding side table in art studio
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    Here's a no-fuss coffee table plan that will build you a simple rectangle coffee table 2 ft. by 4 ft.

    You'll find blueprints, cutting list, tools list, and all the instructions you need in this free coffee table plan.