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Submitted By: Tony Nguyen Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2017/07/diy-modern-farmhouse-media-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: 190 Finishing Details: Teal paint and brown paint to make it look rustic!

DIY $7 Rustic Blanket Ladder

If you are looking for an easy, beginner project, that will give you a lot of bang for your buck, look no further! All you need to build this guy is 3 boards, 2 tools and less than $10! You can download the FREE Printable Plans HERE and then grab a coffee and come build {…Read More…}

DIY Industrial Corbel Dining Bench

I’m back with the free plans to the DIY Industrial Corbel Dining Bench. It is the perfect match to the Industrial Corbel Dining Table but it could also stand alone! Click HERE to take a tour of my Dining Room! This bench is an easy build and I built it for less than $40 in {…Read More…}

Thanksgiving Table.

Submitted By: Dianelis Larrinaga Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-rustic-modern-dining-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 days but we did a bench too inspired by the table and we have a toddler! Go figure Total Cost: $90 adding the bench, Kreg Jig and screws! Finishing Details: We chose to go with the exact {…Read More…}

Floating Shelves

Submitted By: Angela Morris Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/03/diy-floating-shelves-plans-tutorial.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1.5 hours Total Cost: $25-30 Finishing Details: Stained with Dark Walnut.

DIY Chunky Industrial Shelves

Hey friends!  Happy Wednesday! Today we are sharing some really cute shelves we built for my bedroom!  I recently found the cutest metal brackets by Crates & Pallet, and I knew it was time for new shelves!  Check out what we did with ours in this weeks YouTube video!   How fun are those? One {…Read More…}

FIRST Build- Console Table

Submitted By: Raf Campanella Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/10/diy-diagonal-base-farmhouse-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2-3 days on and off. Total Cost: Cant remember Finishing Details: I chalk painted the legs and stained the top and the bottom shelf. Only needed a sample size of paint to mix my chalk paint so it {…Read More…}

Sideboard becomes country kitchen Butlers Pantry

Submitted By: Tres Rice Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/01/diy-sideboard-free-woodworking-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 weekends Total Cost: $300.00 Finishing Details: My wife and I adapted your original plans to fit our area – we had to add legs to get it off the floor because of cold-air returns, and added to {…Read More…}

Modern Shelving

Submitted By: Kristen Gibson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-plate-rack-for-95.html Project (URL):http://www.designatedspacedesign.com/2017/10/11/one-room-challenge-week-2-modern-shelving/ Time to Complete: 16 hours Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: I used Minwax Jacobean, then Minwax Classic Gray, then Rustoleum Sunbleached. For the brackets I used Valspar black chalkboard spray paint. So happy with the way these shelves turned out!

Easy DIY Room Transformation!

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday! Recently, our friends at HP asked us how we could transform a space using their new Envy Photo 7800 Printer.  We had so much fun with this project!  One of our favorite ways to customize our decor is by adding photos of our kids and fams.  It’s a really inexpensive way {…Read More…}

Shoe Cabinet

Submitted By: Michelle Pincus Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/DIY-Shoe-Storage-Cabinet.pdf Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $175 Finishing Details: This was a great project! I changed a few details like made the shelves strait instead of angled. But mostly kept to the instructions. Thanks!

5 x 8 Farm Table

Submitted By: Rob Heggen Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 weekends Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: Stain and Seal

DIY Sliding Barn Door Desk

Hey friends!  I am so excited with how this piece turned out!  I have always had to use my bedroom as a home office space too, and I wanted a desk that could hide lots of junk and house my printers, so I came up with this!  Look how cute it turned out!   Here {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Platform Bed

I’m back with the DIY Modern Platform Bed, that I built for my daughter, to match the DIY Planked Headboard! If you missed that how-to video and the free plans, you can find them HERE! This is a VERY easy build and only requires our top three must-have tools: a drill, a Kreg Jig and {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Console Table

Submitted By: Karen Patch Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2017/02/40-farmhouse-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $40 Finishing Details: This was my second project and I used a black porch flooring paint. I used 2 coats, then used a sander to give it that distressed look. I love this table! {…Read More…}

Bench for bedroom

Submitted By: Karen Patch Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-25-farmhouse-bench-youtube-video.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 Hours Total Cost: $25 Finishing Details: I used a black paint I had bought for porches or decks. I used 2 coats. I then used a sander to distress it. I love how it came out! I {…Read More…}