Wooden Toys….The Top 10 Books On How To Make Them Yourself

Wooden Toys…The Top 10 Books

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children walker tricycle planWooden toys, made yourself, show your love for a child more than anything else.

The following ten sites contain a huge number of woodworking plans for you to choose from.


1. Aschi’s Workshop.

BulldozerAschi’s have a huge range of plans for a wide range of toys….trucks, farm vehicles, aircraft, construction equipment, trains and cars. They can all be made with basic woodworking tools.

2. DIY and Crafts

Toys Plans Rustic plansThere are plans in Rustic Wooden Toys for toddlers to teens and even a few babies.

These fabulous toys take you back in time.

Many of them can be made from the left overs from previous projects


3 Craftsman’s Space

Craftsman’s Space oToys plans fun planeffer a wide range of plans for many traditional toys…..old timer car, passenger plane, periscope, rocking airplane, animal figurines, snowman and many more……

4. Easy Carpentry Book For Children

Toys plans book kids15 great woodworking projects for your children to make……sailboat, bird feeder, coaster, steam boat, toy sled, tie rack, book rack, table lamp, clock shelf, candlesticks, towel holder, cart, birdhouse, shoeshine kit, bird box. Available from Amazon Books


Wide choice of home lifestyle products, working from home furniture, outdoor living, pet supplies and much more….with great discounts


5  Making Classic Wooden Toys

  • Toys plans book 2Making Classic Wooden Toys

  • Variety of wooden puzzles

  • Tabletop version of games including hockey and football

  • Fun furniture including a play table, a game table and a tractor and trailer playbox

  • Popular lawn games

  • Spinning tops, whistles and other classic toys

6 Ted McGrath’s Plans For Wooden Toys

Toys images Pig clock Ted McGrathAvailable in ‘The Art Of Woodworking’ by Ted McGrath which you can download free here

How to guide to woodworking skills

440 pages, 40 plans. All completely free


7 Advanced Toy Patterns

Toys plans Advanced Toy plans52 Advanced Toy Patterns

How to make wooden educational toys at home

Plans with full instructions

119 pages. Printable. Instant download


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8. Making Wooden Toys

Toys plans 12 Plans James T StasioClassic book on making wooden toys, first published in 1987.

12 Easy to do projects

Full size templates




9 Great Book of Wooden Toys

Toys Plans Great book..Great Book Of Wooden Toys  has 37 three dimensional projects, each complete with exploded illustrations, material lists and step by step instructions.

Over 125 photographs show how everything goes together.

Special chapter on finishing and painting

10 Cherry Tree Toys

Toys plans Cherry tree rocker ponyWoodworking plans, kits and supplies from

Cherry Tree Toys

Specialise in toys that children can ride on.

Rocking tractor, Roaring motorbike rocker, Rocker pony, Red Baron Aircraft rocker, Motorcycle, Stage coach and Mustang pedal car

You may like to read one or two of my other posts……..

My Love Of Woodworking

Setting Up A Woodworking Shop At Home

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