Updating the floors!

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Hey friends!  For those of you that follow us on social media, you have seen the changes I am making in my house right now.  I am LOVING every update.  We bought this home 6 years ago and opted to go with stained concrete for price and durability with all the kiddos.  I did love {…Read More…}

Super Night Stand

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Submitted By: Ken Baker Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com Project (URL): Time to Complete: I’m retired. I take my good old time. Total Cost: about $75 Finishing Details: I used shanty-2-chic night stand plans and customized it a bit for my grandson. Thanks ladies for the help and motivation

Smith Bedroom

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Submitted By: Megan Smith Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/10/diy-woodworking-queen-bed.html Project (URL):http://www.ourpieceonearth.blogspot.com/2015/06/so-many-updates-so-little-time.html Time to Complete: One week Total Cost: $350 Finishing Details: We built the headboard a little higher

Diy coasters

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Submitted By: Laura Billingsley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/02/diy-coasters-and-free-printables.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 30 minutes Total Cost: $5 Finishing Details: So fun and so easy!!

Outdoor table and benches

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Submitted By: Laura Billingsley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/how-to-build-an-outdoor-table1.jpg Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 weeks Total Cost: 175$ Finishing Details: Me and my hubby worked on this every night after work for 2 weeks. We love it!

X Farm table

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Submitted By: Jeff Powell 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: 4 Weekends Total Cost: $120 Finishing Details: As soon as my wife and I saw this table plan we knew this was the one we wanted. And now that it’s done, we are thrilled with that decision! Used {…Read More…}

Outdoor Patio Furniture

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Submitted By: Bill Erickson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/10/diy-modular-outdoor-seating.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: ~1 week Total Cost: ~$650 Finishing Details: Clear Thompson’s Water Sealer

Barn Door Media Console

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Submitted By: Eric Stuebner Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/10/diy-floating-shelves-clavos.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $650 with Hardware Finishing Details: Minwax-Provincal Pine 1×3 Custom Barn Door Hardware from NW Artisan Hardware http://artisanhardware.com/

AMAZING TABLE

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Submitted By: Ashley Holliday Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/diy-outdoor-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 nights after work Total Cost: $90 bucks for table and 1 bench Finishing Details: My husband, Josh, made this amazing table for me because we didn’t have an outdoor table and I couldn’t find one that I {…Read More…}

DIY Farmhouse Bench Tutorial 55$ CAD

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Submitted By: Joy Laughren Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/11/diy-dining-table-triple-pedestal-farmhouse.html Project (URL):https://leaveittojoy.wordpress.com/2015/01/07/diy-farmhouse-bench-tutorial-55-cad/ Time to Complete: 1 Weekend Total Cost: $55 CAD Finishing Details: Saman Water Based Wood Stain in urban grey

Truss end table

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Submitted By: Amanda Ard Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/03/pottery-barn-inspired-truss-end-tables.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 6 hours Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: Cabot brand in Aged Leather

Pedestal End table

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Submitted By: Brittney Adams Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/04/diy-round-side-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: $30.00 Finishing Details: I finished the piece with Rustoleum Kona stain and distressed it. I changed up the legs a bit by using stacked 2×4’s and did the bracing similar to the Shanty farmhouse {…Read More…}

Harvest Basket (Garden Trug)

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Submitted By: M Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvest-Basket-Garden-Trug/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvest-Basket-Garden-Trug/ Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $5 Finishing Details: Homemade stain

Coffee Table

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Submitted By: Taylor Jacobs Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/11/diy-square-coffee-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 20 hours (approx.) Total Cost: $180.00 Finishing Details: Once the table was done, my father-in-law (who helped build) sanded. It was stained with a dark stain then sanded one more time to reveal more of the natural wood. {…Read More…}

DIY Desk

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Hey friends!  As many of you know, I am knee-deep in the process of redoing my oldest son’s room.  A couple weeks ago I shared his new DIY thin brick wall, and today I am sharing his DIY desk!  Check it out! How fun?  I wanted a good mix of rustic and industrial for the {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Table

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Submitted By: Kasey barber Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/restoration-hardware-inspired-dining-table-for-110.html#_a5y_p=1630549 Project (URL): Time to Complete: 20 hours Total Cost: 220.00 Finishing Details: Classic 6 foot farmhouse table with matching bench. table top and bench top are stained with minwax special walnut and minwax satin polyurethane, the table base and bench base were stained {…Read More…}

Floating shelves in dining room

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Submitted By: Janice Thomas Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/01/easy-diy-floating-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8-10 hours Total Cost: 60.00 Finishing Details: I used all materials as suggested on the website. I modified the size a little. Instagram username is janicezayasthomas I would be honored if you featured my project but I know {…Read More…}

Wooden wall art

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Submitted By: Ashley Schroder Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2011/10/reclaimed-wood-wall-art-and-the-new-silhoutte-cameo.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $25 Finishing Details: I’ve had the idea for this sign for several months and I couldn’t be happier with it! I took the idea from the original post of alternating the different sized wood {…Read More…}

Mason Jar Pipe Lamp

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Submitted By: M Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pipe-Lamp/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pipe-Lamp/ Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $50 Finishing Details: Paint

DIY Factory Cart Coffee Table

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Submitted By: Kitty Smith 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: 3 days Total Cost: $165 Finishing Details: I used Douglas Fir and applied a couple of coats of a stain I made from soaking 2 steel wool pads in equal parts of vinegar and water (2 cups of {…Read More…}

Vertical Plant Stand

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Submitted By: M Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Plant-Stand/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Plant-Stand/ Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: Paint

Blanket ladder!

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Submitted By: Gina Walters 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: 1 hour Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: Dark walnut stain

Adirondack Chairs

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Submitted By: Mike Hynes Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/?s=adirondack Project (URL): Time to Complete: about 4 hours per chair Total Cost: $125 including stain and varnish Finishing Details: All the lumber was bought at Lowe’s (construction grade), stained with Varathane Ash and one light coat of Spar urethane. Used Kreg pocket holes {…Read More…}

Simple Round Table

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Submitted By: M Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Round-Table/ Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: Paint

Restoration Hardware Inspired Table & Benches

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Submitted By: Vanessa Williams 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): Time to Complete: 2 weekends Total Cost: $120 Finishing Details: I (Rouge & Woe on Fb) built this for a client who had been looking for the right table. I showed her a pic of yours and she fell in love {…Read More…}

Planter Box from Pallets

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Submitted By: M Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/ Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $5 Finishing Details: Stain

Whimsically Ambient Birdcage with Ivy and Lights

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Submitted By: Sherri Durley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2009/08/whitneys-wonderful-whatnot-thrifty.html Project (URL):http://thriftyartsygirl.blogspot.com/2015/06/whimsically-ambient-birdcage-with-ivy.html Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: I found a birdcage on clearance and brought it home to decorate a new piece of furniture. I used chalk paint to paint a pot with ivy in it and placed {…Read More…}

My Media Shelves

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Submitted By: Andrew Kingsley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/11/diy-media-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 6 hours Total Cost: Around $45 Finishing Details: I reused wood from an old “This Ends Up” Sofa. I only had to purchase the stain, 2×4’s, and a few screws. As a single father this was a perfect {…Read More…}

Modular Sectional

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Submitted By: Stephanie Goodrich Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/10/diy-modular-outdoor-seating.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 25 Hrs Total Cost: $300 Finishing Details: I have it Natural Wood right now but I’m going to stain it dark Espresso. I Love it and will build two additional Ottoman’s . I purchased the cushions from Target {…Read More…}

Rustic End Table

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Submitted By: Mark Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/ Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/ Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: Stained using PolyShades Classic Black Satin Stain and Polyurethane from Minwax