DIY Media Console – Free Plans

DIY Media Console by Shanty2Chic

Hey friends!  I’m so excited with how my latest build turned out!  My in-laws recently moved here from Lubbock to be closer to us, and I thought they needed a good housewarming gift.  So, furniture it is! 😉  Check out the new DIY Media Console I made them! Isn’t she so cute!  Perfectly functional too… {…Read More…}

DIY Dog House

DIY-Dog-House

We’ve creeped over 100 degrees here in Texas and it looks like it’s here to stay for a while! We have a little shih-tzu, whom we named Alvin (our son wanted to name him after the Chimpmunk so that he could yell “ALVIN”) and it was better than most of the other names thrown out {…Read More…}

DIY Photo Gallery Wall

DIY Wood Photo Gallery Wall

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…}

DIY Corrugated Metal Awning

Corrugated-Metal-Awning

I’m back in my sons room this week and I’m tackling his windows! I have been wanting something unique for his windows that would fit the style of his room. Well, inspiration is EVERYWHERE and that includes our hairstylists new salon – which is ADORABLE by the way 😉 She has the cutest metal awnings {…Read More…}

Updating the floors!

entryway

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…}

DIY Wall Planter with Succulents

Wall-Planter-DIY

We LOVE succulents. They are low maintenance and oh so cute! I have a blank wall in my dining room that is a narrow space and I haven’t known exactly what I wanted to put there. As soon as the weather warmed up and I saw succulents at my hardware store I got an idea! {…Read More…}

DIY Desk

DIY Desk by Shanty2Chic

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…}

DIY Outdoor Lounge Chairs

DIY-Outdoor-Lounge-Chairs

The rain has finally let up, down here in Texas, and I couldn’t wait to get busy building this new set of lounge chairs, that I’ve been dreaming of, since we built our house! I had too many pieces of furniture to build for the inside of our home, last summer, so I had to save {…Read More…}

DIY Thin Brick Wall

DIY Thin Brick Wall Tutorial by Shanty2Chic

Hey guys! I am SO excited to share my latest project with y’all!  Those of you that follow us on Instagram and Facebook have watched my progress over the last few days.  I was originally going to title the post “How to install a thin brick wall”, but I realized that there are probably 100 {…Read More…}

DIY Trophy Case for a Teen Boy Room

DIY-Trophy-Case

I’ve made my kids a lot of pieces for their rooms over the years but this one, by far, got the most attention from my 11-year-old!   Like most boys his age, he loves his trophy collection. They can get really cluttered and I wanted to give him a cool space to display them. I {…Read More…}