Powder Room

Submitted By: Mandy Seymour 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: Two days Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: Planked wall and Floating Shelves Accessories from Hobby Lobby and Target Stain for shelves: Winmax Early American Paint color for walls: Sherwin Williams Rain Paint color for planking: Benjamin Moore White {…Read More…}

Dining Room Table

Submitted By: Jodi Kem 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: 3 days Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: Wood – Home Depot hardware – Home Depot Rust-Oleum Stain in Kona – Walmart Polyurethane – Minwax in Matte

Platform bed with planked headboard

Submitted By: Pam Elliott Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/08/easy-diy-platform-bed.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 weeks Total Cost: 150 Finishing Details: I used 4 different stains, dark Walnut, early American, ebony, and weathered oak on the headboard. Dark Walnut on the bed. I LOVE IT!!!

Horse Stall Barn Doors

Submitted By: Zach Hood Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://onblissstreet.com/2015/09/were-you-born-in-a-barn-no-i-just-like-the-door.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 10-12 Hours Total Cost: $300 Finishing Details: Finished with Jacobean stain and flat white paint for the bottom section. I pickled the stain for the bottom trim to make it look more rustic/worn as if it were an {…Read More…}

Craft Cabinet

Submitted By: Andrea Jensen Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/03/diy-office-desk-system.html Project (URL):https://happydayandi.wordpress.com/2016/05/16/craft-cabinet/ Time to Complete: 4 days Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: These plans are amazing! I layered a couple of paint colors over an Early American stain, keeping the paint light so that the stain wasn’t fully covered up. I also changed {…Read More…}

DIY Bottle Opener

Submitted By: Michelle Jackson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-bottle-opener.html Project (URL):http://sawdustandcoffee.com/diy-bottle-opener/ Time to Complete: 2 Total Cost: 15 Finishing Details: I stained this project using Varathane stain in Ebony, then applied Varathane Triple Thick Polyurethane with a brush.

Wayfair Back Patio Makeover!

Many of you may know our deep LOVE of Wayfair… You can find anything on there!  Recently, both Ashley and I were challenged to makeover an outdoor space with Wayfair products.  For me, it couldn’t have come at a better time.  Last year, my stepdad built me an amazing fire pit.  Since then, we have moved {…Read More…}

Ryobi Garage Door Opener & Giveaway!!!

**Thanks so much to everyone who entered this great giveaway!  Our winners were picked!  Congrats to Kristina S. and Denise Downs!** Maybe you’re a bit like me, and think… A garage door opener.  Yeah.  When our friends at Ryobi asked me to try out their new garage door opener, I quickly agreed, but it wasn’t {…Read More…}

Engineer Print

Submitted By: Robert Lawrie 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: 2hrs Total Cost: About $20 Finishing Details: Picture is 24×36 portrait. Frame is prime select 1×3 with 1×2 picture framing around that. I finished it with Varathane light walnut stain. So inspired by you two. Thanks for motivating {…Read More…}

Beachy Farmhouse Desk

Submitted By: Cindy Moore Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/?s=farmhouse+desk Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 days Total Cost: $50 Finishing Details: The cost was for the stain we used on the top. The colors are of a Florida sunset, my husband built it and stained the top it was a lot of {…Read More…}

DIY Desk

Submitted By: Stephanie Etter Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/08/diy-desk-for-bedroom-farmhouse-style.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 Day Total Cost: $72 Finishing Details: my husband created the entire thing with 2 x 4s and finished it with a medium stain (Early American) my 2 year old son had a blast helping and constantly talks {…Read More…}

laundry/sewing room Shanty style

Submitted By: Chris Henry Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/?s=floating+shelves Project (URL): Time to Complete: 15 hours Total Cost: 200.00 Finishing Details: This remodeled laundry/sewing room follows the shanty 2 chic style using reclaimed wood for the exposed sink vanity, cabinet with boxes for storage, corner floating shelves, a hamper on castors for {…Read More…}

Fancy X Farm table

Submitted By: Meagan Durham 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: 1 month Total Cost: $130 Finishing Details: I love the design of the Fancy X bench and the table top from your restoration hardware table so I combined them. I’m so excited about the finished product. Now to {…Read More…}

MINI Pottery Barn Bench for my daughter

Submitted By: Rosherl Lara Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://pin.it/OJ6XdVM Project (URL):https://www.instagram.com/p/BE_d-yYLLFiCOGdmowhRv5g1IYBcve-fmv_NLU0/ Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $100.00 Finishing Details: Hubby made this mini version of the pottery barn bench inspired by shanty to chic. Although barely 40 inches wide, the modified drawers can still hold a lot of knick knacks {…Read More…}

Rustic L Shaped Desk

Submitted By: Nathan Hamblin Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-desk-70.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 Full Days Total Cost: $250.00 Finishing Details: Built from 4×4, 2×4, 1×4, 1×4, and 1 sheet of pine 3/4 plywood. Secured together a Kreg joints. Minwax base stain of “oak” and Walnut. Then painted with “sample paints” {…Read More…}

Rustic L Shaped Desk

Submitted By: Nathan Hamblin Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-desk-70.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 Full Days Total Cost: $250.00 Finishing Details: Minway “oak” and walnut” stain base. Then various “paint sample” colors, reds, blue, whites, and green on top of the stains. Sanded to 220, wood filler in the groves of {…Read More…}

DIY Twin Platform Bed and Headboard

 It has been bonkers around here.  We spent the last week shooting our first several videos for our new YouTube channel that we are launching in the next month!  Be sure to subscribe!  Somehow during all of that I managed to build my daughter’s bed and finally start transforming her room.  I have 5 kids, {…Read More…}

Dining Table

Submitted By: Jessica Meyer 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: 1 week Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: Painted base of table and bench with white paint. Then stained top with minwax wood finish classic grey 271 color. Then put clear satin polyurethane on top.

DIY Workbench

Submitted By: Michelle Jackson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-workbench-free-plans-2.html Project (URL):http://www.sawdustandcoffee.com Time to Complete: 2 Total Cost: 120 Finishing Details: Added took storage and an extra piece of wood on the slide for clamps.

My first BIG project!

Submitted By: Kristina Murray Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/04/diy-coffee-table-or-bench.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hours Total Cost: $30 Finishing Details: This is the first big project I’ve done! I’ve made little Shanty projects but never a piece of furniture. I used Douglas Fur wood, my jig saw to cut out the {…Read More…}

Nursery Picture Ledge

Submitted By: Kelly Stapp Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/09/picture-ledge-diy.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hours Total Cost: $55 Finishing Details: I made 4 picture ledges. Three of them to use in a nursery for books, and one for my home office. Each one is 3 feet long and they have become {…Read More…}

Sawhorse Table- My First Build!

Submitted By: Michelle Westfall Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/02/diy-sawhorse-console-table-free-woodworking-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 days, working 3 hours a day Total Cost: $80 Finishing Details: Finished in Minwax Special Walnut.

Entry way table

Submitted By: Christine Bowman Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://pin.it/3xbAnVf Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 day Total Cost: 120.00 Finishing Details: Thankfully my in-laws have a cabin in Suches, Ga. Getting ahold of this legs were a breeze! One of my favorite projects by far!

Centerpiece

Submitted By: Christine Bowman Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://pin.it/SslnMEs Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: 30.00 Finishing Details: I love my new table centerpiece!

DIY Large Outdoor Dining Table

Submitted By: Christine Brennan Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/05/diy-table-pottery-barn-inspired.html Project (URL):http://www.pinspirationmommy.com/diy-large-outdoor-dining-table/ Time to Complete: ~20 hours Total Cost: $300 Finishing Details: Modified the plans from the Pottery Barn inspred table from Shanty-2-Chic to build the top in a longer design and created my own design for the base. Stained with Varathane Dark {…Read More…}

Thank you for the inspiration!

Submitted By: Nate Brought Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/02/diy-king-size-bed-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 10 hours Total Cost: $600 Finishing Details: Mixwax Golden Oak Stain (1 coat) Minwax Weathered Oak Stain (1 coat) Minwax Matte Polyurethane

Rolling Workbench

Submitted By: Jenna Bertoli Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/02/diy-rolling-workbench.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week (only working a couple hours a day) Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: I pretty much followed the plans and then added a shelf for the sander and other small tools. This was my first project ever {…Read More…}

Queen Bed Frame

Submitted By: Kayla Borg Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://blog.homedepot.com/diy-bed-frame-made-from-plywood-moulding/ Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week Total Cost: $300 Finishing Details: This was a project my husband and I completed a couple weeks after our wedding. It was great following the layout that ShantytoChic displayed and it’s perfect for us!!

Hanging Basket Column

Submitted By: Mark Ingle Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/diy-planter-box-bench.html Project (URL):http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Basket-Column/ Time to Complete: 24 Hours Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: Made from pallets and 4x4s. Walnut stain

DIY $15 Wood Box Centerpiece

Good morning!  I actually wasn’t real sure what to call this project… So I went with the obvious.  It’s wood and it’s a box 🙂  I actually built this back in November and filled it with pumpkins and vines, and then filled it with birch logs and pine cones over Winter.  Now it’s filled with {…Read More…}