Console Table

Submitted By: Lacy Rudiak Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/10/diy-diagonal-base-farmhouse-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 weeks working on and off each night after work Total Cost: $70 Finishing Details: I used Varathane Weathered Grey and Briarsmoke wiped on with a rag and topped it with a matte poly.

DIY Mason Jar Caddy

Submitted By: Ruth Mathison Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-mason-jar-caddy-youtube-video.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: Approximately 2 hours Total Cost: Used scrap pieces Finishing Details: I used 1×6's to make it larger but lighter. I also made it 18" wide. I stained it Espresso and used a boat rope cleat to mount it.

King bed and lights

Submitted By: Cole Clark Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/02/diy-king-size-bed-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 15 hrs Total Cost: 350.00 Finishing Details: I also did the shiplap wall to really make the bed pop! Thank you for the free plans-it was easy to follow and saved us so much money!

DIY Farmhouse Storage Mirror and YouTube Video Tutorial

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday! Ash and I are back today sharing one of my fav simple projects.  I built this FOREVER ago, and decided to share it as free plans and a video tutorial.  Check out our DIY Farmhouse Storage Mirror! Before I walk you through this, be sure to check out our YouTube video {…Read More…}

Nashville Nightstands

Submitted By: Greg Blair Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 week Total Cost: $88 a stand Finishing Details: Dark walnut and polyunsaturated

DIY Changing Table Free Plans and Video Tutorial!

Hi guys!  Just 7 weeks until I pop and I can’t wait!  I can’t wait to squeeze this new little guy, and I can’t wait to not be pregnant 😉  I know lots of you relate!  After sleeping in my room for the first few months, he will be sharing with his bigger brother, and {…Read More…}

Poster Frame

Submitted By: Kelly Hart Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/05/diy-engineer-print-frame.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 45 minutes per frame Total Cost: $5 per frame Finishing Details: I used 1×4's for the inner frame and 1×2 ferring strips for the outer frame. I used pockets holes to join the 1×4's and wood glue and {…Read More…}

King Bed

Submitted By: Tricia Flores Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/02/diy-king-size-bed-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2weeks Total Cost: $250 Finishing Details: Light coat of minwax espresso wiped off immediately. Polycrylic spray.

Lumber Q&A YouTube Video!

Hey friends! Happy Wednesday!   Ash and I get hundreds of questions weekly asking us tips and tricks that we use.  We have started to sit down and answer those over on our YouTube channel!  Today we address some of our top questions about choosing lumber for furniture projects.  Grab a coffee, and come hang {…Read More…}

DIY $10 Turnbuckle Shelf and YouTube Video

Hey friends!   Happy Wednesday!  Today we are sharing our latest YouTube video where we show y’all how we built these super cute (and even simpler) DIY $10 turnbuckle shelf! How fun are those?  I built these for my boys’ new shared room.  I am currently 30 weeks pregnant and counting down the days people… {…Read More…}

I built my first table, thanks to you!

Submitted By: Evie Kriegbaum 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: 15 hours Total Cost: $180+- Finishing Details: I built the table as directed by your plans. I had the best time building it! My husband is very impressed and now we just need chairs (or the matching benches) {…Read More…}

New YouTube Video! Coffee Talk and Q&A!

Happy Wednesday guys! We are back with another YouTube video today and we hope you love it!  We sat down in my kitchen, with coffee (duh) and answered some of our top questions for you.  You can check it out HERE or by clicking below! Have more questions?  We are going to be answering more {…Read More…}

Locker Cabinet

Submitted By: Shelley Mayle 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):http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/10/diy-locker-cabinet-as-seen-on-hgtvs-open-concept.html Time to Complete: 2 days Total Cost: $218.00 Finishing Details: Rollercoaster Olympic Paint

DIY Rustic Crate Centerpiece

Hey friends! One of our favorite projects to build (and change up) are dining table centerpieces.  We have created SO many over the last several years.  It’s one of the easiest ways to update your dining room or change it out from season to season.  Our friends at Ryobi Tools asked us to create one, {…Read More…}

DIY Mud Room Wall and Bench

Submitted By: Amy Pelzner Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-25-farmhouse-bench-youtube-video.html Project (URL):http://www.leapoffaithcrafting.com/diy-mud-room-wall-and-bench/ Time to Complete: 3 Hours Total Cost: $25 Finishing Details: I used MinWax Colonial American stain.

Farmhouse Table and Benches

Submitted By: Scott Ward Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/02/diy-dining-bench.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 weeks Total Cost: $500 Finishing Details: I tweaked the plans slightly to fit the table to our space. I widened it by a few inches and put wider breadboards on the ends. I used a 4 step {…Read More…}

Farmhouse bench

Submitted By: Jasmine Nolen Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/09/diy-25-farmhouse-bench-youtube-video.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 hours Total Cost: $40 Finishing Details: Dark walnut stain. Did not rip off round edges. Too hard to use the table saw for me. Lol.

My version of the $50 console table!

Submitted By: Brianna Bailey Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/10/diy-diagonal-base-farmhouse-console-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 1 day Total Cost: $75 including stain & screws Finishing Details: Used espresso stain and altered the back to have the X.

DIY Flip Top Secretary Desk as seen on HGTV Open Concept

Happy weekend guys!  It’s Spring Break here and this mom couldn’t be more happy.  I am looking forward to sleep and no teacher emails… And I am sure that they are looking forward to not emailing me!  Today I am sharing the AMAZING secretary we designed and built for the Davis family on HGTV Open {…Read More…}

First ever build!

Submitted By: Lauren Siler Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/11/diy-sawhorse-bookcase-and-how-to-video.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hours Total Cost: Approx. $80 Finishing Details: Stained with Varathane wood stain in Weathered Gray

How to use a Kreg Jig YouTube Video!

Hey hey!  So… It’s no surprise that we love our Kreg Jigs.  So much.  In fact, we tell people ALL the time that when we got our very first ones, they sat in the boxes for months out in our garages because we were intimidated to try them!  Once we finally opened them up and {…Read More…}

From a changing table to a kitchen island!

Submitted By: Eric Simon Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2012/03/diyboardandbatten.html Project (URL):http://www.hometalk.com/18866014/kitchen-island?date=20160721 Time to Complete: 4-5 hrs work time Total Cost: 125.00 Finishing Details: I started with a changing table that was originally purchased from Walmart in 2007 when my son was born. I found this the exact same changing table that was {…Read More…}

$40 Farmhouse Console Table

Hey friends! Today I am sharing the super cute $40 farmhouse console table we built for the Davis family on our 3rd episode of Open Concept on HGTV.  They were in serious need of some love in this room and this design fit the need… And the bill!  The best part of this table… 8 {…Read More…}

Industrial Cart Coffee Table

Submitted By: Lisa Schmid Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/03/diy-factory-cart-coffee-table.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: A long weekend Total Cost: $200.00 Finishing Details: We used black hammered metal spray paint for the rivets and brackets and Minwax Honey stain.

Blanket ladder!

Submitted By: Joe Campiotti Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/12/diy-blanket-ladder-and-how-to-video-and-tool-giveaway.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 2 hours Total Cost: $35 Finishing Details:

Media Console and Storage Coffee Table

Submitted By: Shonda Howard Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/07/diy-storage-coffee-table-youtube-video-tutorial.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 6 days for both projects Total Cost: $225 for both Finishing Details: Classic Gray stain by Miniwax

Media Console and Storage Coffee Table

Submitted By: Shonda Howard Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2016/07/diy-storage-coffee-table-youtube-video-tutorial.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 6 days for both projects Total Cost: $225 for both Finishing Details: Classic Gray stain by Miniwax

Floating Media Shelves

Submitted By: Katie Kersting Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/11/diy-media-shelves.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 5 hrs Total Cost: $35 Finishing Details: Purchased the wood, put the shelves together, stained and varnished them, hung them and completely ADMIRED them. Thank y'all for sharing your plans. Without them, I would have no idea where {…Read More…}

How to rip plywood – YouTube Video Tutorial

Hey friends!  It’s Wednesday and we are here to share another YouTube video tutorial with you.  We have had so many requests to show specific skills how-to videos, and today we are showing you a few ways to rip plywood.  We use hardwood plywood in SO many of our furniture projects.  Really the only negative {…Read More…}

Media Console

Submitted By: Shonda Howard Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/07/diy-media-console-free-plans.html Project (URL): Time to Complete: 4 days Total Cost: 125 Finishing Details: Miniwax Classic Gray with a matte poly. Baskets are from Target. I'm in the third trimester with 2 toddlers and built this completely by myself. Only help I had was moving {…Read More…}