Parquet Coffee Table

I’m a confident person.¬† I don’t often admit to being scared or nervous about things and I don’t usually shy away from a challenge.¬† I first saw the plans for this parquet table top over a year ago and thought “Wow! That’s beautiful”¬† followed immediately by “Yikes!¬† All those angle cuts¬†look terrifying.”¬† I was scared.¬† I didn’t want to invest time and money into a project that I wasn’t confident in completing to a level of precision that¬†would¬†allow me¬†to proudly¬†place the finished piece in my living room for all to see.

Fast forward 12+ months and several other successful builds.¬† Rogue Engineer posted plans for¬†the Lybrook coffee table that featured a trestle design with an exposed tenon look.¬† It was the perfect base for that parquet top.¬† It was time to let go of fear and worry and give this project everything I’ve got.

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