Modified Shanty2Chic Laundry Dresser

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Submitted By: Amanda Bahler Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/08/diy-laundry-basket-dresser.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week Total Cost: 150 (includes all hardware) Finishing Details: Since I wanted this to fit between two closets, I turned my baskets from the original plan. I had to give the baskets a little more clearance to {…Read More…}

Diy Outdoor Table for $65

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Submitted By: Jason Gilbert Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: https://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/diy-outdoor-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 days Total Cost: 100-150 Finishing Details: We used Minwax dark walnut stain and applied 3 coats of Minwax Helmsman urethane for protection outside.

Flower Stand

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Submitted By: Ashley Schroder Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/11/diy-25-christmas-tree-plant-stand.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: I took the idea of the christmas tree plant stand and made my own smaller version for my small front porch flower area. This was the first project I was able {…Read More…}

Outdoor Farm Table

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Submitted By: Tracy Van Hooser Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/diy-outdoor-table.html;http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/07/diy-outdoor-benches-for-my-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 24 hours Total Cost: $250.00 Finishing Details: We decided to make our table and benches a little longer, 8′ to be exact. So happy with the way it turned out. We used all pressure treated wood. The {…Read More…}

Dining hutch

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Submitted By: Samantha Turner Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-barn-door-media-console.html Project (URL):https://turnerhouserules.wordpress.com/2015/05/28/dining-hutch/ Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: ~$100 Finishing Details: Valspar interior satin paint

DIY Sign welcome

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Submitted By: Megan Valentino Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/01/diy-sign-welcome.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: $8 Finishing Details: I made some modifications based on what was available at our hardware store and am in love with it! As soon as I was done my 4 year old said “umm {…Read More…}

Wood Box Centerpiece

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Submitted By: Kristina Murray Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/01/diy-planter-box-centerpiece.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: About 2 hours Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: I made a smaller version of this for my kitchen table, used dark walnut stain and upholstery nails to add to the rustic design.

Sawhorse Console Table

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Submitted By: Amanda Shook 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: 8 hours Total Cost: $60 Finishing Details: I followed the Shanty 2 Chic plans for this table and tweaked it following Fire Finish Blog’s reader project submittal by using 2x’s for top and bottom shelf and opting for {…Read More…}

Desk

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Submitted By: Kristie Main Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-desk-70.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: 120 Finishing Details: Dark walnut finish

DIY Floating Shelves

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Submitted By: Brandon Kaplan Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/01/diy-floating-shelf-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: One weekend Total Cost: $30 Finishing Details: Ash stain

DIY Round Kitchen Table

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Submitted By: Brandon Kaplan Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/02/diy-round-wooden-table-for-110.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: One weekend Total Cost: $115 Finishing Details: Carrington stain (two coats). Rustoleum poly (two coat). Target metal chairs. Trader joes flowers.

Under the stairs closet makeover

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Submitted By: Mary Martinez Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2011/06/the-craft-closet-finished.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 10 hrs. Total Cost: $75 Finishing Details: This project was long over due. My under the stairs closet was a pit stop for everyone’s junk (wrapping paper, old VHS tapes, lawn chairs, party decoration, letterman jackets, raincoats, scarves, {…Read More…}

DIY Farmhouse Kitchen Makeover

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Submitted By: Christina Hibbs Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/06/fancy-x-farmhouse-table.html Project (URL):http://christinasadventures.com/2015/05/diy-farmhouse-kitchen-makeover-all-the-details.html Time to Complete: 10 hours Total Cost: $80 Finishing Details: We finished the table with a heavy coat of Carrington stain and matte poly. We paired it with a refinished vintage wooden pew, nailhead upholstered chairs at the heads, and x-backed {…Read More…}

DIY Succulent Centerpiece

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Good morning guys!  I have a really fun, simple and cheap project to share with y’all today.  I have been wanting to do a fun centerpiece for my dining room.  I paired my love of succulents and my love of wood and this is what I came up with!  Check out my DIY Succulent Centerpiece… {…Read More…}

Wooden sconces

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Submitted By: Alex Barcham Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/02/industrial-chic-sconce.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2.5 hours Total Cost: $40 Finishing Details: I based these sconces off of your industrial chic sconce design. I used vases from Crate & Barrel Outlet and remote control LED candles. The hose clamps in the original design {…Read More…}

DIY Wine Bottle Centerpiece

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Submitted By: Soren Lancaster Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/bottle-vase-centerpiece.html Project (URL):http://renorustic.com/portfolio/diy-bottle-centerpiece/ Time to Complete: 2-hours w/ paint and stain Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: I used Minwax Special Walnut to stain the entire piece, then painted it with some White Behr paint I had leftover from a different project. After letting it {…Read More…}

Floating Media Shelf

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Submitted By: Caitlyn Kurinsky Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/11/diy-media-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $30 Finishing Details: Still a work in progress but we made a 5 foot wide by 12 foot deep floating media shelf. We used the “Early American” stain and rather than using pocket holes, {…Read More…}

Triple Pedestal Dining Room Table and Benches

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Submitted By: mary otto Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/11/diy-dining-table-triple-pedestal-farmhouse.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 14 hours Total Cost: $385 Finishing Details: I LOVE seeing all of your farmhouse tables you have made…and wanted to conquer one for myself! I used your Triple Pedestal Farmhouse tutorial…only changes were I used 2×6’s for the {…Read More…}

Mother’s Day gift for four

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Submitted By: Michelle Brock Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/02/conversion-chart-free-printabl.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 afternoon Total Cost: $80 Finishing Details: I did it a little differently in that I included measuring cups, measuring spoons, oven mitts, potholders and lint free microfiber bar towels. These were gifts for my mother, aunt and {…Read More…}

$20 DIY Floating Shelves

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Submitted By: Erica Hebel Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/01/easy-diy-floating-shelves.html Project (URL): http://onblissstreet.blogspot.com/2015/01/diy-floating-shelves-for-20-each.html Time to Complete: 3-4 hours Total Cost: $20 each shelf Finishing Details: I gave them a good sanding to dull the edges and a coat of Minwax Provincial stain.

Hall Tree

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Submitted By: Megan Kilada Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/08/shanty-hall-tree-bench.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 year Total Cost: $50-$70 Finishing Details: This project was fairly simple to build and was super fun to paint and set up in our front room. From the time we started the project until the end we {…Read More…}

Wine Rack A La Pinterest

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Submitted By: Gabe Padilla Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/02/diy-wine-rack.html Project (URL): http://wp.me/p4c3uh-gp Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: 4 dollars Finishing Details: I used 3/4″ dados to connect shelves and rounded the corners, I also joined the 2x4s with biscuit joints, I finished the wine rack up in mahogany, with Satin {…Read More…}

DIY MAGAZINE TRAY

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Submitted By: Jessica Anderson-Kelber Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/04/diy-magazine-tray.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2-3 days Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: Total cost was around $10. I had to purchase the wood, and the hardware, but already had the paint on hand. My Finishing Details: My first step was painting the edges {…Read More…}

DIY Floral Display

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Submitted By: Pauline Henderson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/bottle-vase-centerpiece.html Project (URL): http://www.myalteredstate.co/diy-floral-display/ Time to Complete: 1 to 2 hours Total Cost: 10 Finishing Details: Painting Sanding

Farmhouse Table & Bench

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Submitted By: Kenneth Ring 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: 30 – 40 hours Total Cost: $240 Finishing Details: Classic farmhouse table top with breadboards combined with a more detailed base that allows for squeezing more family and friends around the table! We were going for inexpensive and {…Read More…}

Industrial Coffee Table

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Submitted By: April Rutherford Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-factory-cart-coffee-table.html Project (URL): http://uncookiecutter.com/2015/04/industrial-coffee-table/ Time to Complete: One Week Total Cost: $125 Finishing Details: Hi! I changed the top boards to 2x4s and added some “legs” to bring it level with my couch. Thanks so much!

How to Make a Succulent Birdcage Wreath

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Submitted By: Sherri Durley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/07/diy-address-number-wall-planter.html Project (URL): http://thriftyartsygirl.blogspot.com/2015/04/how-to-make-succulent-birdcage-wreath.html Time to Complete: 1 hour Total Cost: $25 Finishing Details: I used a half birdcage that was just collecting dust and filled it with sphagnum moss, potting soil and succulents to create the perfect “living wreath” that I can display {…Read More…}

Wall sconce

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Submitted By: Amanda Eley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-wine-bottle-wall-sconce.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2hrs Total Cost: Less than $10 Finishing Details: This simple project is probably my favorite thing in my house right now. I already had the 1x6s, the bottle cost me about $.80 from IKEA, and the flower I {…Read More…}

Blanket Ladder

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Submitted By: Amy Chadwell 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 hours plus time for Stain to dry Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: This was my first build and I can honestly say it was a great success!! I have always wanted to build furniture and I have {…Read More…}

Photo Frame

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Submitted By: Amanda Eley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-hanging-frames-with-labels.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hrs Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: The project was so simple and the best part was that it cost me maybe $10 because I already had the 1x6s from redoing my base boards in my kitchen and {…Read More…}