On Sale Today - Furniture and Cabinetmaking issue 247

Thursday 7 July 2016

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In issue 247 of Furniture&Cabinetmaking we have lots for you to enjoy. In our 'Projects and Techniques' section, Andrew Lapthorn's Tripod table captures the appeal of a bespoke piece through clever batch production; the Editor looks at using tabled lap joints and takes a short cut approach to hand veneering; Geoffrey Laycock looks at common problems with user manuals; Patrice Lejeune and Luke Addington conclude their series on French polishing; Charles Mak shares his method for cutting a seemingly complicated joint; and Franciszek de Sage examines a 17th-century chest on a stand.

In 'Design and Inspiration' Peter Korn introduces work from students at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship; Anne Briggs Bohnett meets Jeff Hamilton; David Bradley is overwhelmed with inspiration on a trip to Italy; and we look at a lot from Bonhams' Gentleman’s Library sale.

As well as all this, we also have 'Leader' from the Editor; 'News and Events'; 'F&CUK and readers' letters'; 'Editor's round-up' and 'Workshop library', where we have a number of furniture-related reads that we think you'll enjoy, as well as our website of the month.

All this and more in issue 247! Pick up your copy today or why not subscribe and save up to 30%? You can also download a copy to you digital device. Click here to find out more.