Wood inlay

Enhance your home decor with stunning wood inlay designs that add a touch of elegance. Discover top ideas to incorporate wood inlay into your furniture and accessories for a unique and sophisticated look.
String inlay is a decorative technique that can add instant appeal. While you could rout the narrow recess for this accent, Michael Fortune prefers a shopmade cutter he creates from a card scraper. It allows you to work efficiently but without the risk of mistakes that a power tool can pose. It also puts you in control of the width of the inlay. Here, Fortune shows you how to create the inlay tool and how to choose the right wood, cut the strips for the string inlay, and install it. Hand Tools, Garages, Woodworking Hand Tools, Wood Crafting Tools, Wood Turning, Fine Woodworking Magazine, Woodworking Tips, Fine Woodworking, Wood Working

String inlay is a decorative technique that can add instant appeal. While you could rout the narrow recess for this accent, Michael Fortune prefers a shopmade cutter he creates from a card scraper. It allows you to work efficiently but without the risk of mistakes that a power tool can pose. It also puts you in control of the width of the inlay. Here, Fortune shows you how to create the inlay tool and how to choose the right wood, cut the strips for the string inlay, and install it.

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