A vintage drop-leaf table was too short to serve as a fabric cutting station. Pair it with an old dresser, lengthen the legs, add a few coats of paint, and we have a great cutting table with storage. Details on my blog
DIY Craft Table - Worktable - Desk: Buy two $15 Walmart bookshelves and sheet of cabinet grade plywood. Use liquid nails to the underside of the table top to hold it in place between the 2 bookcases. Add baskets to store practically anything out of sight.