ToolsDrill, Preferably cordless, with keyless chuck. Tape measureHammerPrunersknife (I REALLY like the cheap Sweedish carving knives like the one shown here. Get them from Woodcraft Supply for about ...
This little table is great as an end table, a night stand, lamp stand, or plant stand. It is strong enough to support my weight, and you could use it as a stool if you add larger diagonal braces.
You can use this technique to create all sorts of willow furniture. Everything pictured was created with these guidelines:
Diagonal Bracing on every surface
assemble two surfaces as frames, then connect them with sides. Add diagonals and twig surfaces.