DIY Modular Sectional – Corner Piece Plans

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Hey guys!! I’m back today to share the corner piece plans to the Modular Sectional I built! If you missed the plans for the other pieces you can see them HERE! To print the plans for the corner piece, you can click the image below or HERE. A big thanks to Jay from Jay’s Custom {…Read More…}

$200 Home Decorators Giveaway!

Orchard Side Chairs

Many of you may know that I am in the process of revamping my dining room.  I am SO excited with the progress, and can’t wait to share pictures with all the new free plans.  One of our very FAV online stores to shop at is HomeDecorators.com.  Home Decorators is actually owned by the Home {…Read More…}

DIY Modular Outdoor Seating

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Hey there! Living in Texas, Fall is the BEST time for us to spend outdoors! One of the big reasons we picked the house plans that we did, when we built our house, was the balcony! I dreamed of a giant comfy sectional – the kind I see in expensive magazines – and of course {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Shelves with Clavos

DIY Floating Shelves by Shanty2Chic

Now, we are no stranger to floating shelves around here.  I shared my bathroom floating shelves at the beginning of this year, and Ashley recently shared her living room floating shelves as well.  Be sure to click on those to find the tutorials! I have a space in my own living room that has been {…Read More…}

DIY Turned Leg Buffet Table

DIY-Turned-Leg-Console

Hey there!!! I am so excited to show you what I have been working on. It is GORGEOUS!!! Meet the newest addition to my dining room – a DIY Turned Leg Buffet Table! I’m in LOVE! This is a 6 foot buffet table with a TON of storage space and although it is large, it {…Read More…}

DIY Desk or Nightstand – Free Woodworking Plans

DIY Desk System

Today I am sharing the free woodworking plans for the side tables of the desk.  I designed this part of the desk to be very multi-functional!  I am using it as part of my desk system, but these babies also double as nightstands.  Nightstands with hidden storage… Can I get an Amen?? Here it is {…Read More…}

DIY Cupcake Stand – And a Giveaway

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Hey guys! Ryobi is hosting a Spooktacular Showdown for the month of October and we created our own DIY Halloween project to help kick it off! It’s not spooky but we think it’s pretty cute! We like to host lots of parties this time of year and thought this fit our style perfect  And, it’s {…Read More…}

Garage Organization & GIVEAWAY!!

Rubbermaid Garage Organization

Now, who doesn’t love a little garage organization??  I have been working on getting my shop revamped for the last few months.  I am slowly tackling every nook and cranny to make the most out of the space and use every inch  One of my latest projects to tackle was upgrading from the pegboard system {…Read More…}

Free Woodworking Plans – DIY Rolling Storage Ottoman

DIY-Ottoman-on-Wheels

Hey there! This may be one of my favorite projects that I’ve ever built!  It’s so versatile and I’m sure you could find a place for one (or several) in your home Meet my Rolling Storage Ottoman! When I built my Floating Shelves, above them, I had this idea in mind.  We have a large family {…Read More…}

DIY Truss Desk – Free Plans!

Free Furniture Plans Rustic Truss Desk

I’m so pumped to show you guys our latest free woodworking plans!  I have just started redoing my entire bedroom.  It’s the only room I have yet to build furniture for!  My next project will be the king bed, which I CANNOT wait to share!  Today I am sharing the first half of my new {…Read More…}

DIY Woodworking – Queen Bed

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Hey guys! I am so, so excited to share my new bed with you!!! My mattress is officially off the ground and on this BEAUTIFUL wooden bed!!! I am in LOVE  I partnered with Home Depot to build this bed.  All of the supplies and tools can be found in their store so it’s a {…Read More…}

DIY Plant Stand

DIY Plant Stand Free Plans

I am so excited to share my latest project with you!  This one couldn’t be more simple… and fun!  Check out my DIY Plant Stand! How cute are those?? You guys are going to love how simple these babies are…  And cheap!  The stands can be modified to any pot, and the cost of wood {…Read More…}

DIY Rustic Corbel

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Hey there! I have been trying to come up with a cool accent piece to go in the corner of the walkway between my living room and kitchen and I came up with this easy and FREE Rustic Corbel! Whitney and I were driving through Dallas, looking at old homes that had been restored. I {…Read More…}

Garage Organization System Plans

DIY Garage Wall Storage Unit

Hey guys!  I am SO excited to share my new DIY Garage Organization System with you!  Check it! How great is that??  The best part about this bad boy is how easy it is to build! Kreg Tool recently released an awesome kit that we are so excited to share with y’all!  It’s called the {…Read More…}

Free Woodworking Plans – DIY Dress Up Cart

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Hey guys!!!  I took a break from furniture building this week and built our little miss something pretty cool! If you follow us on Instagram, you may have seen a sneak peek of this! I have been wanting to build her a dress up storage cart for a LONG time now but I made myself {…Read More…}

Turned Leg Console Table Free Plans!

DIY Console Table by Shanty2Chic

Hey friends!  Hope you all had an awesome weekend!  To keep up with all of our projects and free woodworking plans, be sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest! I recently shared my DIY barstools with you guys HERE.  While making 7 of those, my mind got a bit sidetracked.  I kept staring at {…Read More…}

DIY Tiled Bar – Free Plans and a Giveaway!

DIY-Bar

The weather is FINALLY cooling off here and we are so excited to spend the Fall outside on our back patio!  We like to spend a lot of family time and entertain during football season and my hubby and I have been talking about how fun it would be to have a little bar area {…Read More…}

DIY Farmhouse Coffee Cabinet

DIY Coffee Cabinet by Shanty2Chic

I am SO excited to share this piece with you today… It definitely has made my Top 5 builds yet! I have a love for coffee.  LOVE.  I have been a Keurig owner for about a year now, which took my coffee love to an even bigger level, you hear me?  The only thing I don’t {…Read More…}

DIY Miter Saw Bench!

DIY Workbench with Miter Saw Station

I recently teamed up with our friends at Home Depot to build my new DIY Miter Saw Bench!  Check it out!! Ahhh… It’s like my new very best friend!  I shared tips on customizing it to fit your own saw, but it fits my Ridgid 12″ Compound Miter saw perfectly  I love the extra storage {…Read More…}

DIY Bar Stools!

DIY Bar Stool

Oh hey guys! I have wanted turned leg barstools for years now.  I finally scratched the itch and here is what I came up with! How fun are those?  Two of my favorite things about these stools is that you can easily customize them to fit your own decor, and we are offering free plans {…Read More…}

DIY Large Paneled Wall Mirror

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Hey!!!! This week, I’ve been busy working on our dining room.  The last project that I shared from this room was this Distressed Planked Wall. If you missed this $100 goodie, you can see it HERE or click the image above!  Today, I’m sharing that giant mirror hanging over the wall I was inspired by {…Read More…}

$500 Home Depot Giveaway!

Shanty2Chic

Hey friends! As many of you know, Ash and I helped teach Home Depot’s DIH Workshop last week in San Antonio, TX.  We had so much fun! We both agreed that switching this guy over to the Ryobi cordless tools was the best part!  Mr. Bill was teaching the class, and he is a very {…Read More…}

DIY Upholstered Bench!

Upholstered Bench DIY

Hey hey guys!  Happy FRIDAY! I love the weekend.  That’s all.  Make sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest to keep up with all of our projects! I am so please with how this last project turned out!  I have been itching to build an upholstered ‘something’ in my house which led me to this! {…Read More…}

Easy DIY Platform Bed

DIY-Platform-Bed

Hey guys!  I’m back to share the platform bed that I made for my son If you missed the Free Plans for the Planked Headboard, you can check them out HERE! I saw a platform bed in a West Elm catalog and loved how chunky the base and platform were, so that was my inspiration {…Read More…}

DIY Murphy Desk

DIY Murphy Desk by Shanty2Chic

With school just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to design a desk to fit a small space.  With 5 kiddos to find space for, I am always trying to think of ways to maximize space and function at the same time. Check out my DIY Murphy Desk! The best part??  It {…Read More…}

$200 Sherwin-Williams Giveaway

Sherwin Williams Anonymous

Hey guys!  As promised… We have teamed up with our friends at Sherwin-Williams for a great $200 gift card giveaway!  You guys know how much I LOVE their paint! I used it in all of these projects! So… What would be your first paint project to tackle if you win?? Leave a comment below letting {…Read More…}

DIY Distressed Plank Wall

DIY-Distressed-Plank-Wall

Hey guys!  I took a little break from my furniture building to add an easy and inexpensive, planked wall treatment to my dining room! I love the character it adds to this room and it was super easy  This wall is about 12 1/2′ long and I took the paneling up about 4 1/2′ making {…Read More…}

DIY Rolling Storage Cart

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Our friends at Home Depot have asked us to team up with them again to host another Do It Herself Workshop!  We are so excited about it!  The workshop takes place on August 21st, and Ashley and I are headed to the San Antonio, TX store to teach our workshop! The Home Depot Store #6551 {…Read More…}

New Paint Color!

DIY Dresser Bed Side View

Hey friends! As many of you know, I have been in the process of giving my oldest daughter a new “tween” room!  I am so excited with how the space is coming together!  It’s an odd shaped room with little natural light, so I have to be strategic about what paint color I use in {…Read More…}

DIY Laundry Basket Dresser!

Laundry Hamper Dresser DIY

As a mom of 5 kiddos, there are a few things that I know.  Ok, maybe just a couple.  One of those is LAUNDRY.  I know it, and I don’t love it.  I always smile when I see those pins about missing laundry one day when the kids are grown.   Nope.  I won’t miss {…Read More…}