DIY Modern Farmhouse Trunk

It’s almost Christmas and one thing I am always thinking about around this time is STORAGE! With the cooler temps, my kids are always leaving blankets around the house. I used to throw them in baskets but the baskets were overflowing and they began to look sloppy. So, I designed and built this DIY Modern {…Read More…}

DIY Farmhouse Club Chair

Hey guys!! As promised, I am sharing the free plans and how-to video for our DIY Farmhouse Club Chair! This guy is so big, so cozy and an easy build! Did I mention I only spent $80 in lumber to build it? Come join us in our shop and see just how easy it is {…Read More…}

DIY $15 Farmhouse Porch Planters

I love getting my front door dressed up for Christmas!  This year I wanted to take my boring porch trees up a notch, so I designed some really cute farmhouse style porch planters using furring strips and my Ryobi tools!   How cute are these??  Are you a member of Ryobi Nation?? If not, now {…Read More…}

DIY Cow Wall Art

We LOVE these DIY Cow Prints! Each print is 24″ wide, only costs about $12 and they are super easy to build – COWABUNGA! So, grab your favorite cup of coffee and come build some DIY Cow Wall Art! Just click HERE or the image below to watch! How easy!?! You can download the FREE {…Read More…}

DIY 8 Board Farmhouse Coffee Table

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday!  Happy day before Thanksgiving day!  I can’t wait for #allthefood!  Today we are sharing a super cute table you can make for under $40 in lumber and only 8 boards… Heck yes.  Sign me up!  Before we get started, be sure to check out the YouTube video tutorial HERE or in {…Read More…}

DIY Sliding Barn Door Console

Ok… My love for this next piece is extreme!  Look how cute this DIY Sliding Barn Door Console turned out! We partnered with Purdy to show how using high-quality painting tools makes all the difference in your final product. Read on for more! You can check out the YouTube video tutorial HERE or by clicking the {…Read More…}

DIY Bookshelf Nightstands

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday! Today we are sharing the matching bookshelf to Brooks’s bed we shared a few weeks back.  Be sure to check out the Youtube video tutorial HERE or below!   First, please forgive me for the lack of actual process photos in this post.  I accidentally deleted them when cleaning off my {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Farmhouse Wall Planters

Hey hey friends!  Happy Wednesday! We are sharing a quick and fun scrap pile project today!  These are a great way to put those scraps to use, and pretty up your walls!  Check out our YouTube video on how to build these planters HERE or below! Before we get started, check out the FREE PLANS {…Read More…}

DIY $7 Rustic Blanket Ladder

If you are looking for an easy, beginner project, that will give you a lot of bang for your buck, look no further! All you need to build this guy is 3 boards, 2 tools and less than $10! You can download the FREE Printable Plans HERE and then grab a coffee and come build {…Read More…}

DIY Industrial Corbel Dining Bench

I’m back with the free plans to the DIY Industrial Corbel Dining Bench. It is the perfect match to the Industrial Corbel Dining Table but it could also stand alone! Click HERE to take a tour of my Dining Room! This bench is an easy build and I built it for less than $40 in {…Read More…}

DIY Sliding Barn Door Desk

Hey friends!  I am so excited with how this piece turned out!  I have always had to use my bedroom as a home office space too, and I wanted a desk that could hide lots of junk and house my printers, so I came up with this!  Look how cute it turned out!   Here {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Platform Bed

I’m back with the DIY Modern Platform Bed, that I built for my daughter, to match the DIY Planked Headboard! If you missed that how-to video and the free plans, you can find them HERE! This is a VERY easy build and only requires our top three must-have tools: a drill, a Kreg Jig and {…Read More…}

DIY Planked Headboard

If you are a beginning woodworker, this is the project for you!!!! If you aren’t, it’s a great quick and easy project that will give you a lot of bang for your buck 🙂 My daughter wanted a “big girl room makeover” and she knew mom would be on board because A. I love any {…Read More…}

Two Tool Coffee Table

You read that right!!! We built this coffee table with only TWO tools: Our 18-volt miter saw… and our 18 gauge brad nailer! So we are calling this coffee table “Table for Two”! Not only is this a two-tool project, we also built it with only 13 1×4 boards, which means we spent about $65 {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Farmhouse Platform Bed

Hey friends! Happy Wednesday!  We are sharing a really fun and SIMPLE DIY Modern Farmhouse Platform Bed with y’all today!  I built this for my second son who will be sharing a room with his little brother here pretty soon!  We are also calling this Brooks’ Platform Bed.  Before we get started, be sure to {…Read More…}

DIY Barn Door Coffee Cabinet

Special thanks to Keurig Green Mountain® for sponsoring this post!  All opinions are 100% our own! It is no secret that the Shanty Sisters LOVE coffee! It’s also a well-known fact that we love our Keurig®  coffee makers (wouldn’t want to live without them 😉 )! So, you can imagine how excited we were when Keurig® {…Read More…}

DIY Hairpin Leg Table

Hey friends!  Hope you’re all having an awesome Sunday. Today I am sharing one of the easiest dining tables yet!  We built this for the Berry family on HGTV, and we LOVE how cute it turned out! How cute is that?? Before we get started, be sure to download and print the FREE PLANS HERE! {…Read More…}

DIY Industrial Corbel Farmhouse Table

You guys have been so patient in waiting for me to get these DIY Industrial Farmhouse Table plans to you! I built it last fall but I have had so many projects that needed to be complete and I haven’t had a chance to sit an work on the plans. But, they are here now! {…Read More…}

DIY Wall Organizer

With the new school year starting, our main focus is always on organization! There are so many notes coming home, forms due, appointments to remember… We have designed and built this DIY Wall Organizer that will (hopefully) give us the head start we need, to get our schedules organized! This is an easy, beginner build, {…Read More…}

DIY Turned Leg Farmhouse Dining Table

Hey guys!  Happy Wednesday! I am so happy to share today’s project with y’all!  We built the Davis family an amazing farmhouse dining table for their new kitchen on HGTV, and we were thrilled with the results.  Look how pretty it turned out! Isn’t she beautiful?!  LOVE LOVE this table… Actually, I love the whole {…Read More…}

DIY Modern Farmhouse Media Console Table

Hey friends! I am so excited about how this piece I’m sharing today turned out!  We renovated the Berry’s home for them on HGTV, and one of the problems they had was limited space to store their kids toys as well as TV equipment.  We wanted to give them a piece that solved both issues, {…Read More…}

DIY $40 Farmhouse Porch Swing

$40 in lumber people!  That’s the best part of today’s project we are sharing with you.  Years ago I built a porch swing and my fam loved it.  We used it all the time.  A year or so ago, Wayfair reached out to us and asked us to try some of their outdoor furniture, so {…Read More…}

DIY Wall Locker

Last summer, Whit and I loaded our tools, lumber and kids in the car and headed to Houston to crash our sisters house! We’ve shared what we did to her living room but we haven’t shared this DIY Wall Locker that we built to revamp her entryway/mudroom area! Her space was fine but she complained {…Read More…}

DIY $60 Outdoor Dining Table

Happy Wednesday guys! We are back with another plan today.  I am THRILLED with how this design turned out.  I wanted to design a table using only 2×4 studs and that’s exactly what I did.  This one uses 17 of them, which made my cost of lumber just under $60.  YEP… $60.  Before we get {…Read More…}

DIY Hanging Planter and How-to Video

We love getting our patio’s ready for entertaining in the Summer! We always start with a good patio table, a great swing and chairs but we can’t leave out the minor details, that make a huge impact! Like this $30 DIY Hanging Planter that we built! Pieces like this add so much warmth a life {…Read More…}

DIY Outdoor Lounge Chair and How-to Video

It’s officially SUMMER break, here in Texas, and it is already feeling every bit of 100 degrees! I’ve been dreaming, all winter, of a chunky set of Lounge Chairs for our back patio so I decided to give away my old ones and design a new set! I couldn’t love them more! Did I mention {…Read More…}

DIY Outdoor Gametable

My favorite time of year is Summer! I love to spend time with my family outside and what better way to spend it than around a cute and fun game table! The table top flips over and you have a choice of a tic-tac-toe game, checkers or chess! Don’t feel like playing a game? This table can {…Read More…}

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…}

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…}

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…}