Turned table dining set

Submitted By: Ashley Schmidt Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/01/diy-dining-table-with-turned-legs.html Project (URL):https://www.instagram.com/2owls1nest/ Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: 300 Finishing Details: 7ft table and 2 bench set finished in dark walnut and sealed with triple thick polyurethane!

Farmhouse Craft Table

Submitted By: Jennifer Fowlkes 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: 8 hrs. Total Cost: $139 Finishing Details: Gray Stain

Industrial Cart Bookcase

Submitted By: Kristen Gibson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/01/diy-industrial-cart-bookcase.html Project (URL): https://designatedspace.wordpress.com/2016/07/13/a-bookshelf-for-my-sister/ Time to Complete: 2 days plus time for staining/poly Total Cost: $110-120 Finishing Details: I followed the plan except made it one shelf lower, decreased the width to 35 inches and used 2x10s to decrease the depth by 2 inches {…Read More…}

Floating Shelves

Submitted By: Nikita Kane Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/03/diy-floating-shelves-plans-tutorial.html Project (URL):http://www.thatdreamyoudream.etsy.com Time to Complete: one weekend Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: Since these are in my mom's room, I made her help. She did a lot of the staining and then decided to paint the accent wall too. We used a classic {…Read More…}

DIY Floating Shelf Free Plans & YouTube Video Tutorial

Hey friends!  Ash and I are SO pumped to share our very first YouTube video tutorial with you guys today!  When choosing which project to tackle on video first, we found it fitting to start with our most popular build…. The floating shelf.  We have built a ton of these bad boys, in different sizes {…Read More…}

DIY Pet Projects & Tool Giveaway!!

Hey hey friends! It’s amazing to see what so many people do for their pets.  We LOVE our dogs, and any excuse for another project.  Ash and I have been members of Ryobi Nation for 4 years now. We contribute our projects to the site, but we also love to go there and see what everyone {…Read More…}

Roly-Poly Kitchen Island

Submitted By: Rachel Hoski Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/05/diy-kitchen-island.html Project (URL):http://rawtorach.wix.com/rach#!RolyPoly-Kitchen-Island-DIY/cmbz/64C30E21-20B5-4F17-A0C7-EEA82EF85A9A Time to Complete: 1 day Total Cost: $150 Finishing Details: I added a second shelve and used pipe as the cross section for the shelves!

Mirror Cabinet

Submitted By: Bill Murphy Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/02/bathroom-storage-diy.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: About 15 hours Total Cost: $75 plus tools Finishing Details: Thanks for the great idea, plans, and instructions! Everything that I used to keep on the counter now goes in this cabinet and my bathroom is 10x better. {…Read More…}

DIY Lowe’s Serving Tray

Submitted By: Stephen Johnson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/12/diy-wood-tray.html Project (URL):http://www.fouroakscrafts.com/diy-lowes-serving-tray/ Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $54 Finishing Details: This tray consists of oak boards I bought from Lowe's. Minimum cutting was required since the boards were a reasonable size for a serving tray. I glued and nailed the pieces {…Read More…}

Platform Bed

Submitted By: Sandra Elwell 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: 10 hours Total Cost: $125 Finishing Details: Minwax Special Walnut stain Rust-oleum Triple Thick Polyurethane

DIY Floating Storage Nightstand

Oh hey friends!  We have lots of Open Concept plans coming your way from our latest two episodes on HGTV!  Hang tight!  In the meantime, I wanted to share my latest little project with you.  Several weeks ago I shared the twin platform bed I built for my 12 year old daughter.  I wanted to {…Read More…}

Outdoor Bar

Submitted By: Amanda Mosley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/09/diy-tiled-bar.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 8 hours Total Cost: $150.00 Finishing Details: I was able to make the base of this bar with recycled pallets and old fence wood that I cut down to size. This made it super cheap to build being {…Read More…}

My New Garage Flooring & Giveaway!

Happy Friday guys! Last month I began the task of revamping my shop.  After years of use, it needed a little love!  After installing cabinets and my metal pegboard system, I started on the flooring.  I did lots of research on flooring before choosing which direction I would go.  My old floor was spotted with {…Read More…}

Cooler S2CH

Submitted By: Vic Muñoz Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/06/diy-cooler.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 6 Hrs Total Cost: $39 Finishing Details: Wallnut Color

Mason jar

Submitted By: Linda Bigelbach Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1.5 hours Total Cost: $10 Finishing Details: Easy peasy!

Love Love Love my primitive bar!

Submitted By: Anne Ronstadt Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/09/diy-tiled-bar.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 16 hours Total Cost: $180.00 Finishing Details: This was the second thing I’ve ever built by myself and the instructions were fabulous! The whole project is made from framing-grade pine lumber (to keep the costs down). I modified {…Read More…}

Outdoor Bar

Submitted By: Debra Broccardo Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/09/diy-tiled-bar.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 weeks (but kept stopping) Total Cost: $250 Finishing Details: Subway tile to the top and an overhang to hold our bar stools. We love it!

Outdoor Dining Table

Submitted By: Michelle Westfall 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: 5 days Total Cost: $120 Finishing Details: Finished in Minwax Provincial and semi-gloss poly. The pride I feel saying I built that and having my family eat around this table is overwhelming. Thanks for the plans.

My Beautiful Desk!

Submitted By: Ashley K Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/10/free-woodworking-plans-diy-desk.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 29 hr Total Cost: $68.68 Finishing Details: I used Minwax Water Based Wood Stain – Clear Tint Base colormatched to Ultra White. I used a brush. Without my pocket hole obstacles (plural!) and some glue/sanding mistakes, this build {…Read More…}

Sawhorse Coffee Table

Submitted By: Ashton Brown Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/10/diy-sawhorse-coffee-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: 171.28 Finishing Details: We painted it a light green/blue color to lighten up our house.

Live Build!!

Oh my Goodness guys…. We have a HUGE weekend of fun for y’all!  First thing first… This Sunday, June 12th at 12pm EST / 11am CST, we have 2 NEW episodes of Open Concept airing on HGTV!  Heck yah!  Set your DVR now, and be sure to tune in! Check out this fun video that {…Read More…}

Ryobi 18V Outdoor Tools & Giveaway!!

Hey friends! We are so excited to share with y’all the launch of a whole new line of new Ryobi tools!  We have teamed up with Ryobi Outdoors to show you guys these tools and do a fun giveaway! The same 18V batteries that run your drills and sanders now power up a whole line {…Read More…}

New Ryobi Outdoors Products & Giveaway!

Hey friends! We are so excited to share with y’all the launch of a whole new line of new Ryobi tools!  We have teamed up with Ryobi Outdoors to show you guys these tools and do a fun giveaway! They have a new 40V blower that is amazing.  It’s one of our favorite tools to “dust” {…Read More…}

king size bed

Submitted By: Jenna Rourke Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://pin.it/W-qG0rIq Project (URL): Time to Complete: 30 hours Total Cost: $300 Finishing Details: went by the plans and then distressed with Olympic off white eggshell finish and a dark brown Olympic eggshell.

I Built That!!

Submitted By: Teneeka Robbins 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: 3 weeks (40 hours) Total Cost: $125 Finishing Details: I love this piece. It fit perfectly into space in my bathroom. I was so tired of the single hamper overflow that I needed to make a change. I {…Read More…}

DIY sideboard

Submitted By: Brittany Longo Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/submit-project Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week Total Cost: $200 Finishing Details: This was my husband and I’s first project and we loved it.nwe did run it o a few road blocks. One was the wood we bought from Lowes was not flat {…Read More…}

DIY Cubby Storage Desk

Hey friends! Be sure to catch the next two episodes of our show, Open Concept on HGTV on Sunday, June 12th at 11:00 and 11:30am CST! I love having teenage-ish girls.  I love designing and building them pieces and decorating them pink and putting gold dogs on them… 🙂 It’s so fun!  This latest build {…Read More…}

Console Cabinet

Submitted By: Martie Kirchoff Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/10/diy-locker-cabinet-as-seen-on-hgtvs-open-concept.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 days Total Cost: $400 Finishing Details: Painted with Valspar furniture paint tinted in “Tranquility”. Top is stained with Minwax Stain tinted to “Marshmallow”. Distressed and painted inside and out

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