Platform bed frame

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Submitted By: Mike Shaw Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://pinterest Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $250.00 Finishing Details: pine 2×8 for the base frame, and 2×8 pine uprights for head board and 1×6 pine inserts, 1×3 and 2×4 for top of head board. 4 different stain colors.

Finally Christmas Present for Males

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Submitted By: Kirsty Peddie Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/06/diy-bottle-opener.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: About a week in total Total Cost: $15 (Aus) Finishing Details: One was done in Jarrah as this is what my brother’s entertaining area decking is in, it included a little symbol of his favourite football team. The {…Read More…}

DIY Air Compressor Cart

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Submitted By: Tina McCall Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty2chic.com Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: FREE (wood from the clearance cart and they gave it to me!!) Finishing Details: Although I don’t have the air compressor and nailers, I built this (my first real build) for my chop saw {…Read More…}

Laundry Room Renovation

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Submitted By: Jenna Owen Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/12/cabinet.html Project (URL): http://https://wordpress.com/post/71222258/131/ Time to Complete: 5 weeks Total Cost: $607.82 Finishing Details: It’s all on the blog!

Mirror/Coat & Key Hanger

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Submitted By: Tim Park Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/05/wood-mirror-diy.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: $30 Finishing Details: Inspired by your website, I decided to tackle the task of building a mirror, using a beat up old mirror from Ikea I purchased over a decade ago. The entire project {…Read More…}

My version of Barn Door Headboard

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Submitted By: Monica Olaru Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/03/diy-barn-door-headboard.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 afternoons Total Cost: $105 Finishing Details: The cost included an entry level Kreg Jig, and the wood stain.

Diy 4×4 beam dining table

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Submitted By: Chad Roland Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://shanty-2-chic.com/2013/09/diy-dining-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 15-20 hours Total Cost: Less then $225.00 Finishing Details: Bought a kreg jig HD to assemble this table, and wow, what a great tool! Used golden oak stain by varathane, and varathane satin polyurethane.

DIY Console Table

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Submitted By: Amy Hunt Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/diy-console-table.html Project (URL): http://www.facebook.com/farmhouseinthecity Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: I used a piece of reclaimed wood from a restaurant in Portland, OR called Shenagins. I plan on distressing the white paint so I can see the dark stain underneath, {…Read More…}

Jewelry organizer

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Submitted By: Stephanie Garmon Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/02/jewelry-organizer-diy.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: 28.00. Most of the wood was scrap lumber Finishing Details: Gray chalk paint with Minwax Gray wiped over the top.

Dining Room Highjack

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Submitted By: Steven Sheppard 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: 2 weeks Total Cost: $140 Finishing Details: I stole the floor, lighting, and table concept from this website and I couldn’t be happier with the way it turned out. Also viewed the tutorial on DIY board and batten {…Read More…}

Dress Up Cart

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Submitted By: Brian Caller Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/09/free-woodworking-plans-diy-dress-cart.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hours Total Cost: $60 Finishing Details: Behr Premium Plus Semi-Gloss Enamel Pure White Knobs, bins and mirror from Hobby Lobby and Target

Lego Table/Workbench

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Submitted By: Brian Caller Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/01/dig-workbench-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hours Total Cost: $50 Finishing Details: Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover – Gloss Apple Red Rust-Oleum Chalk Board Paint Black Finish

Holiday photo block

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Submitted By: Lisa Daley Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/12/photo-display-gift-free-printables.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $2 Finishing Details: Used scrap wood from my husbands wood pile…another fun project that we did together! First picture is my family, second is one I made for a good friend…I creeped on her {…Read More…}

DIY Dining Table with Turned Legs

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Hey guys!  Happy Tuesday!  I am SO excited to share my latest build with you guys today.  To keep up with all of our projects, be sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest! As many of you know, I am in the process of revamping my dining room.  I had an itch to build {…Read More…}

Bow Frame

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Submitted By: Lisa Daley – Bow Frame Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/12/diy-bow-picture-frame.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: Less than $5 each Finishing Details: I tied my own bow and hot glued it to board instead of drilling holes to attach.

Wooden Table

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Submitted By: Trudy Case Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/05/restorations-hardware-inspired-dining-table-for-110.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week Total Cost: 250 cdn Finishing Details: Used a very dark walnut stain, sanded some off and sealed! Love the way the top turned out.

Swiss Inspired Sawhorse Table

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Submitted By: Pauline Henderson 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.myalteredstate.co/swiss-inspired-sawhorse-table/ Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $80.00 Finishing Details: Layered Stain

Multi-functional Dresser

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Submitted By: Kelly Hart Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/08/diy-laundry-basket-dresser.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 12-15 hours Total Cost: $100 Finishing Details: When I saw the triple laundry basket dresser, I loved the idea of having the laundry bin tucked away off the floor, but didn’t need 3 bins. However, I did need {…Read More…}

Industrial Pipe Plate Rack

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Submitted By: Stacy Gutierrez Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/03/diy-industrial-pipe-plate-rack.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 3 hours Total Cost: $75, we had most of the wood and all of the stain so the cost totals the 1×2’s and the pipes Finishing Details: I wanted something to display my grandparents china and this was {…Read More…}

Spice Rack

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Submitted By: Glenn Chua Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/10/pantry-ideas-door-spice-rack.html Spice Rack Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2.5 Hours Total Cost: $35 Finishing Details: My wife was complaining about not enough room in the pantry. After some searching on the web I ran across your web site. Thanks so much for the plans. {…Read More…}

Nativity stocking holder

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Submitted By: Christine Carlson Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/12/diy-photo-stocking-hangers.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: 20 dollars Finishing Details: Painted with chalk paint then sanded and finished with a coat of stain. Cut out silhouette nativity figures with silhouette cameo in chalkboard vinyl

DIY Floating Shelf Plans for the Dining Room

DIY Floating Shelf Free Plans Shanty2Chic

Happy New Year guys!  To keep up with all of our projects, be sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest! I am knee-deep in a dining room remodel.  I had an itch to build some new pieces, so I decided to let everything go and start from scratch… Again.  First up on the list… {…Read More…}

Narrow Console Table

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Submitted By: Lone Carpenter – Narrow Console Table Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/04/diy-console-table.html Project (URL): http://www.the-lone-carpenter.com/2015/01/04/the-narrow-console-table/ Time to Complete: 3-4 hours Total Cost: about 60-65 dollars Finishing Details: Finished with white paint and distressed.

Top 10 Projects of 2014

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Hey hey friends!  WHAT A YEAR.  We have had such a great time this year sharing and teaching, and we are so thankful for each of you!  To keep up with all of our projects in 2015, be sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest! Today we are excited to share the top 10 {…Read More…}

Plank Wall

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Submitted By: Sabrina Freeberg Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/10/diy-plank-wall.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 7 Hours Total Cost: $190 Finishing Details: We followed your directions for the most part, just changed some of the stain colors and we didn’t sand the wood to make the rustic look. We painted our mantle to {…Read More…}

harvest table and bench

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Submitted By: Julie Rex 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: 4 or 5 weekends Total Cost: about $250 Finishing Details: This was my second project with power tools and boy did I learn a lot! The first was the blanket ladder which was a great way to get {…Read More…}

Wood Block Frame

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Submitted By: Jen Zajac Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/12/diy-wood-block-frame.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 hour Total Cost: Maybe $1 a block Finishing Details: For the stain I used rustoleum dark walnut. I had twine and burlap on hand, so I wrapped each block in the twine and made burlap flowers for {…Read More…}

Wood stove mantle

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Submitted By: Rachelle Hicks Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/11/diy-media-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4hrs Total Cost: 50 Finishing Details: I made two 5 feet long mantels using your directions for the media shelve. I stained it with two coast of oak color stain then finshed it off with a quick coat {…Read More…}

Antiqued Wooden Family Frame

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Submitted By: Delina Korbel Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2013/10/diy-picture-frame.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 10 hrs Total Cost: 20$ Finishing Details: bought , sanded , stained the wood. Stenciled Family, bought cheap frame from Walmart and used a satin paint and primer to paint the frame, then used sand paper to antique {…Read More…}

‘Love’ wall hanger

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Submitted By: Mallory Vogel Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/07/diy-address-number-wall-planter.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $15 Finishing Details: Rust-oleum ‘carrington’, Sanded after. Normal sign with flowers or shower/wedding gift with wedding date and use dried flowers from wedding.