Build a Beautiful Sereno Desk with Ample Storage

Are you looking for a stylish and functional desk for your home office or craft studio? Look no further! The free plans to build a One Kings Lane Sereno desk are here to help you...

Are you looking for a stylish and functional desk for your home office or craft studio? Look no further! The free plans to build a One Kings Lane Sereno desk are here to help you create a stunning masterpiece that suits your style. With its drawers on each side, this desk offers ample storage space to keep your workspace organized and clutter-free.

Free plans to build a Sereno desk Caption: The One Kings Lane Sereno desk - a perfect blend of style and functionality.

Materials You'll Need

To build this desk, gather the following materials:

  • 1-1/4" pocket hole screws
  • 2-1/2" pocket hole screws
  • 1-1/4" screws
  • 1-1/4" brad nails
  • Edge banding
  • 4 sets of 14" drawer slides
  • 4 cabinet pulls
  • Finishing supplies

Required Lumber

Here's a list of the lumber you'll need:

  • 3 - 1x2 at 8'
  • 6 - 2x2 at 8'
  • 2 sheets of 3/4" plywood

Cutting List

To make the desk, follow this cutting list:

  • 8 - 2x2 at 30-1/4" for legs
  • 8 - 2x2 at 14-1/2" for side frames
  • 4 - 3/4" plywood at 14-1/2" x 19-1/4" for side panels
  • 8 - 1x2 at 14-1/2" for spacers
  • 4 - 2x2 at 17" for back frame
  • 2 - 3/4" plywood at 17" x 19-1/4" for back panels
  • 6 - 2x2 at 17" for front stretchers
  • 2 - 2x2 at 26" for stretchers
  • 1 - 3/4" plywood at 15-1/2" x 64" for top
  • 2 - 1x2 at 15-1/2" for top frame
  • 2 - 1x2 at 67" for top frame
  • 4 - 3/4" plywood at 13-1/4" x 14-1/2" for drawer bottoms
  • 8 - 3/4" plywood at 7-5/8" x 13-1/4" for drawer sides
  • 4 - 3/4" plywood at 7-5/8" x 16" for drawer backs
  • 4 - 3/4" plywood at 8-5/8" x 16-3/4" for drawer fronts

Free plans to build a Sereno desk Caption: Detailed plans and measurements for building a Sereno desk.

Step One: Assembling the Desk Frame

Start by cutting the pieces for the legs, side frames, and side panels. Attach the frame pieces to the panels using pocket hole screws. Then, secure the sides to the legs using pocket hole screws as well.

Free plans to build a Sereno desk - Sides

Step Two: Adding Spacers

Cut the spacers and secure them as shown using screws. These spacers will provide additional stability to the desk.

Free plans to build a Sereno desk - Spacers

Step Three: Attaching the Back

Cut the pieces for the back frame and panels. Attach the frame pieces to the panels using pocket hole screws. Then, attach the backs to the legs using pocket hole screws.

Step Four: Adding Front Stretchers

Cut the stretchers and secure them to the legs using glue and pocket hole screws. These stretchers will further enhance the stability of the desk.

Step Five: Building the Tabletop

Cut the pieces for the top and attach them using pocket hole screws. Make sure to position the top with a slight overhang on all sides. Secure the top using glue and brad nails.

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Step Six: Building the Drawers

Cut the pieces for the drawers and assemble them using pocket hole screws. Install the drawer slides according to the manufacturer's instructions and make any necessary adjustments.

Free plans to build a Sereno desk - Drawer BS Free plans to build a Sereno desk - Drawer FB Free plans to build a Sereno desk - Drawers

Finish as Desired!

Once you've built the desk, it's time to add your personal touch. You can finish it in a dark stain with a wet-sanded finish for a truly stunning look. Let your creativity shine and make this Sereno desk truly your own!

The plans to build a One Kings Lane Sereno desk are easy to follow, and the end result is a beautiful and functional piece of furniture. Get started on your own Sereno desk project today!

Originally posted on 2013-05-15 08:00:25.

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