Storage crate

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Submitted By: Sarah Phillips Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/03/diy-wood-storage-crate.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 90 minutes total Total Cost: 17 Finishing Details: I loved the idea of a huge crate for my decorative pillows and blankets that my kids are constantly throwing off the couch! I wanted to modify it, to customize {…Read More…}

How to Make an Elegant Storage Ottoman from a $7 Thrifted End Table

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Submitted By: Sherri Durley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/08/diy-upholstered-bench.html Project (URL):http://thriftyartsygirl.blogspot.com/2015/07/how-to-make-elegant-storage-ottoman.html Time to Complete: 5 days Total Cost: $20 Finishing Details: I purchased a $7 end table at the local Salvation Army and with a couple of appliques, white paint, a piece of plywood, foam, batting, fabric and a little Velcro I {…Read More…}

Three drawer corbel desk

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Submitted By: Shawn Marquis Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-corbel-desk-for-85.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5-6 hrs Total Cost: $85 Finishing Details: Painted white with a satin polyurethane

Entry was distressed plank wall

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Submitted By: Janice Thomas Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/08/diy-distressed-plank-wall.html Project (URL):http://sawdustsisters.com/2015/07/16/diy-entry-way-plank-wall/ Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $75.00 Finishing Details: I followed the tutorial as written with the exception that I used 1/4″ plywood instead. I also built the bench inspired by you (with Ana White’s plans). You guys are so {…Read More…}

Hanging Bathroom Shelf

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Submitted By: Alicia Bird Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/08/bathroom-shelf.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $40 Finishing Details: My shelf I love, love, love it! I used my Kreg jig to put the pieces together. I didn’t have access to a saw so my local hardware store (Kent) has {…Read More…}

DIY Photo Gallery Wall

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So this is a project I started LONNNNG ago, and I’m happy to say I finally finished.  It’s one of those projects that took me forever to finally decide on how to finish, and then once I did decide, it took me just as long to actually do it.  We closed off our loft last {…Read More…}

Outdoor table and benches

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Submitted By: Fawn Stender Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/diy-outdoor-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 20+ hours Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: This was my first “big” build. I pre-stained all the wood prior with decking stain from Lowes, Then completed the table first and did the benches separate. I used the a {…Read More…}

Jewelry Cabinet

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Submitted By: Tony Warner Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/02/jewelry-organizer-diy.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: A few weekends off and on… Total Cost: Around $100 Finishing Details: I wanted to try to match the cherry wood dressers we had in the bedroom, so used a mix of Minwax Sedona Red and Natural Cherry {…Read More…}

DIY Upholstered Headboard Part 1 & 2

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Submitted By: Leasa Booth Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/04/diy-upholstered-queen-headboard.html48 Project (URL):http://www.maisondesignshome.com/#!DIY-Upholstered-HeadboardPart-2/c1kw6/5595edad0cf2585ebcdc9f15 Time to Complete: 48 hours Total Cost: under $100 Finishing Details: I used a linen fabric to match some other projects in this bedroom remodel! Using trim boards I stained in what I call a “restoration” process to give it a {…Read More…}

Round End Table

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Submitted By: Jesse Johnston 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: 7-8 hours Total Cost: $35 Finishing Details: My wife likes the two toned look. We’re very happy with the results, and very thankful for your available plans!

DIY Factory Cart Coffee Table

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Submitted By: Rebekah Schwind Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-factory-cart-coffee-table.html Project (URL):http://charmingimperfections.com/2015/07/diy-industrial-cart-coffee-table.html Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $110 Finishing Details: This was a fun build! I used all of the same materials and finishes as these amazing ladies at Shanty-2-Chic because I just love how theirs looked so much! What I {…Read More…}

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