Spiral Bookshelf

If you are looking for a bookshelf with a twist, then Annalien and Peter have just the project for you – a spiral bookshelf – or at least one that gives the illusion to be spiral.

You will need:

Tools Material list
PST 18 Jigsaw plus best for laminate blade 18mm melamine board (lighter colour exotic type black cherry etc)
PSR 18 cordless drill driver Back panel 1000 mm x 465 mm – 2 pieces (grain in long direction)
Iron – I will bring one Front panels 1000mm x 930 mm – 1 piece (grain in long direction)
very sharp carpet knife black self adhesive edging (iron on type) 11mtrs
  feet – Door stops – 4 
  wood glue
  4 x 40mm chipboard screws
  screw caps to match wood
  wood filler to match wood

Follow these steps:

  1. Mark off and drill pilot holes where sides go for at the back.
  2. Mark out and cut shape into front shelves
  3. Draw out and drill holes for shelves
  4. Glue on edging to all relevant sides.
  5. Assemble shelves, top and bottom.
  6. Attach feet.


Take a closer look:

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Download the instruction template:

Book shelf pdf