DIY $15 Farmhouse Porch Planters

I love getting my front door dressed up for Christmas!  This year I wanted to take my boring porch trees up a notch, so I designed some really cute farmhouse style porch planters using furring strips and my Ryobi tools!   How cute are these??  Are you a member of Ryobi Nation?? If not, now {…Read More…}

DIY 8 Board Farmhouse Coffee Table

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday!  Happy day before Thanksgiving day!  I can’t wait for #allthefood!  Today we are sharing a super cute table you can make for under $40 in lumber and only 8 boards… Heck yes.  Sign me up!  Before we get started, be sure to check out the YouTube video tutorial HERE or in {…Read More…}

DIY Sliding Barn Door Console

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DIY Bookshelf Nightstands

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday! Today we are sharing the matching bookshelf to Brooks’s bed we shared a few weeks back.  Be sure to check out the Youtube video tutorial HERE or below!   First, please forgive me for the lack of actual process photos in this post.  I accidentally deleted them when cleaning off my {…Read More…}

Tripple Turned Leg Console Table

Submitted By: Audrey Raiche Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/diy-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 10 hours (once materials were obtained) Total Cost: ~ $187 ($130 was for the table legs) Finishing Details: I used pine so I had to shellac it before painting/waxing it with chalk paint. I chose not to give {…Read More…}

Wall Table

Submitted By: Stephanie LaGroue Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/diy-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $400.00 Finishing Details: Used rustoleum chalk paint. Easy to build!

DIY Media Shelves

Submitted By: Chelsea Petruzzi Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/11/diy-media-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: Few hours Total Cost: Under $100 Finishing Details: Sanded & used Early American stain. Added the black hammered gate hinges.

Restoration Hardware Inspired Dining Table

Submitted By: Andrew Edmond Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/restoration-hardware-inspired-dining-table-for-110.html Project (URL):https://www.facebook.com/nerolabs/posts/10155295879668640?pnref=story Time to Complete: 6 months Total Cost: $4,000 Finishing Details: I loved your design but upped the ante with walnut cut from raw "hit or miss" lumber. I had to invest in my toolshop with a lot of tools I didn't {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Farmhouse Wall Planters

Hey hey friends!  Happy Wednesday! We are sharing a quick and fun scrap pile project today!  These are a great way to put those scraps to use, and pretty up your walls!  Check out our YouTube video on how to build these planters HERE or below! Before we get started, check out the FREE PLANS {…Read More…}

Entertainment center

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!

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…}

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…}

DIY Coffee Table

Submitted By: Jennifer Young Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2017/02/diy-crate-coffee-table-wheels.html Project (URL):http://endlesslyinspired.com/2017/09/29/diy-coffee-table/ Time to Complete: about 6 hours Total Cost: About $190, but that's because I had to buy a miter saw and I accidentally cut 1x6s for the legs instead of 1x4s. Finishing Details: Aside from art ledges, this is the first {…Read More…}

Factory cart coffee table

Submitted By: Ruth Mathison Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-factory-cart-coffee-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2-3 hours plus dry time Total Cost: $225 Finishing Details: The most expensive part were the wheels. $130 from Northern Tool. I also used 2x10s, 2x8s and 2x6s for a beefier table. I used a gray stain. Then {…Read More…}

Engineer print frame

Submitted By: Ruth Mathison Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/05/diy-engineer-print-frame.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2-ish hours Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: Got the print of my great nephew printed at Office Depot. Used gray stain. Absolutely loved how this turned out. Went perfectly in their nursery.

Farmhouse table and bench

Submitted By: Lindsay Hergert Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-benches-for-my-dining-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 days Total Cost: $200 Finishing Details: Puritan pine stain

I made my own Work Bench!

Submitted By: Sandy Sherman Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/01/dig-workbench-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1/2 day Total Cost: $125 Finishing Details: Thank you so much for the DIY workbench plans. They were easy to follow and I just love my new workbench!!

Fancy-X Table

Submitted By: Blake Hancock Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/06/fancy-x-farmhouse-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 9 hours Total Cost: 120.00 Finishing Details: Dark walnut top and semi gloss coat with briarsmoke bottom

Mug Lovin’

Submitted By: Tori Hymel Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/11/diy-mug-holder-youtube-video.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 30ish minutes Total Cost: $10ish Finishing Details: This is the perfect piece to complete my counter-top coffee bar! LOVE!

Gettin’ My Shanty On

Submitted By: Tori Hymel Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/12/10-wooden-blanket-ladder.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2.5 hours Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: I have now made three of these (one for me and two for local shops in my community). I absolutely love that I can create something beautiful with my (very) limited {…Read More…}