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Shanty 2 Chic HGTV Pilot

Hey friends!  Yes… You read that title correctly, although it’s still crazy to us to even write the words. If you follow us on Instagram and Facebook, you have probably seen the news that Ashley and I began filming our pilot for HGTV this week. We can’t share many details, but as soon as we {…Read More…}

DIY Nightstands Free Woodworking Plans

DIY Nightstands by Shanty2Chic

First, I want to say a huge thank you for all of your sweet comments and shares on my king size bed I shared last week.  It was awesome reading your encouraging words and watching the post really take off thanks to you guys.  As promised, I am back today to share the free plans {…Read More…}

How to Build and Hang a Mantel on a Stone Fireplace

Rustic-DIY-Mantel

Hey guys! I have been dying to share this tutorial with you all! I built and installed this mantel for about $100! This is a project that I have had planned since we were building our house but it seemed like it was going to be such a pain and I was worried that I would {…Read More…}

DIY King Size Bed Free Plans

King Bed DIY by Shanty2Chic Free Woodworking Plans

Holy guacamole.  This is a big darn bed.  I’m so glad I finally get to reveal it to you! I have been wanting to build my own bed for years now.  I had a beautiful store bought bed prior to this albatross.  I loved it, but have always had the itch to create one myself. {…Read More…}

DIY Coffee Mug Display

DIY-Coffee-Cup-Display

Hey guys! In honor of Valentine’s Day and Ryobi’s February challenge, we made this cute Coffee Mug Display We LOVE coffee – that counts right? It’s quick and easy to build your own. I’m going to show you how I did it but you need to go over to our friend Jamison’s site – Rogue {…Read More…}

DIY Sawhorse Console Table

DIY Sawhorse Console Table by Shanty2Chic

Today I am finally sharing a table I designed and built over two months ago.  I LOVE the way it turned out. Check out my DIY Sawhorse Console Table! I love the size of this table… It’s long and narrow and looks cute in just about any room of the house.  As always, I will {…Read More…}

DIY Wooden Window Cornice

Easy-DIY-Cornice

Hey guys! So, I’ve been building furniture for our new home, like crazy and realized that I haven’t done much in the way of our windows! I have done panels for my dining room and living room which you can see HERE but I have neglected the rest. The hardware is usually expensive and my budget {…Read More…}

Triple Leg DIY Dining Bench

DIY Dining Benches by Shanty2Chic

As many of you know, I have been revamping my dining room and sharing the progress and plans with you as I go.  I shared my new dining table a few weeks back, and I am here today sharing my new DIY Dining Bench! Well… Make that benches. 😉  Check them out! Aren’t they fun?? {…Read More…}

DIY $5 Shelves with Leather Straps

DIY-Shelves-with-Leather-Straps

Hey guys! If you need a quick and easy project this weekend, this one is for you! I have been on a mission to fill up this blank wall. It’s a walkway so I didn’t want anything sticking at from the wall too much. I came up with these Leather Strap Shelves for only $5 each! {…Read More…}

DIY Sideboard

Free Woodworking Plans DIY Sideboard by Shanty2Chic

I am so, so excited to share my latest project with you guys.  As many of you know, I have been in the process of redoing my dining room.  I am thrilled with how my DIY Sideboard turned out!  Check it out! Ahhh… I do love it.  I love how big and beautiful it is, {…Read More…}