Transfer Pattern to Sleigh Sides
Attach Sleigh Back to Sides
Attach Divider to Sleigh Front
Create the Top of the Sleigh
Use the guide for marking the sides (images 1 and 2). Use a jigsaw to the cut the sides. Apply red paint to the sides, back and front.
Drill three pocket holes on the ends of the back and front. Position the back flush with the back inside edge of one of the sides and attach using glue and 1-1/4-inch pocket hole screws (image 3).
Position the front flush with the front inside edge of the side and attach using glue and 1-1/4-inch pocket-hole screws. Position the other side flush with the edges of the back and front and attach using glue and pocket-hole screws.
Measure the inside dimension of the assembly and adjust the size of the bottom if necessary to match this dimension. Drill three pocket holes on each side of the bottom, spaced equidistantly apart.
Position the bottom flush with the bottom inside edge of the assembly and attach using glue and 1-1/4-inch pocket-hole screws.
Adjust the length of the divider if necessary to match the inside dimensions of the assembly. Drill two pocket holes on the ends of the divider. Position the divider 4-1/4 inches from the front and attach to the sides using glue and 1-1/4-inch pocket-hole screws (image 4).