What is the most prized possession in your home? It just might be a handsome piece of furniture built by a family member from a past generation. Hand-made furniture always starts out with a distinct function, but, over time, it becomes a family heirloom valued not only for its durability, craftsmanship, and classic style, but for the legacy and history it represents. Now, with Heirloom Furniture Projects and the help of Woodworker's Journal, America's leading woodworking authority, you too can build beautiful furniture that will be used and valued for generations to come. From a Colonial cupboard and Shaker mirror to a memorial flag case and cherry gun cabinet, this book delivers 20 timeless projects that will become instant family treasures. Plus, each project includes detailed plans, expert instructions, and helpful tips to ensure your finished piece is both great-looking and long-lasting.