3. Then, turn the LINNMON table top upside-down and glue (as shown in the diagram) the two wood panels onto the table top.
4. With the table top still on the ground, screw the two ALEX upper panels to the wood panels. You should avoid screwing the LINNMON table top directly onto the ALEX units because it is honeycomb inside. It won’t hold.
5. After that, attach the ALEX units to the upper panels. Turn the desk right side up.
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6. Lastly, mount the inside shelves and place UTRUSTA tray in the right ALEX cabinet.
This sewing machine table costs 190 euros and I like it that the UTRUSTA tray can hold the sewing machine and slide it into the cabinet when I don’t need it.
I had been looking for a solution to store my most frequently used tools and “works in progress” in my sewing area. After looking at some craft carts, I realized I could hack my own and have a mobile solution that fit my needs perfectly. Now, my tools and fabrics are within easy reach. Plus, there’s plenty of space on the shelves to store my current projects neatly in boxes. See Hillary’s Craft Cart.
#2 Sewing cabinet for all sewing things
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#3 Sewing room cutting table
I had an office table as a sewing table but thought it took up too much space in my room. And it served just one purpose. I also wanted storage under the table. Plus I needed it simple, easy, practical and multi-purpose. See Karen’s sewing room cutting table.