DIY Pottery Barn Kids Inspired Changing Table!

Hey guys! Happy Wednesday!  I love my latest furniture build I am sharing today.  My first babysitter I used with my oldest three girls has grown up and is now having a baby of her own.  I thought it would be so fun and very full circle to make her a changing table for the {…Read More…}

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Bookcase

Happy Monday guys! I am so excited to share my latest furniture build with you guys today.  I have a blank space next to my couch in my living room that I am always trying to fill.  It sits next to a window, so I always feel like I am covering the window when I {…Read More…}

Check Out My Easy DIY Shelf Made from Reclaimed Wood

Hey guys!  I am sooo excited to show you what I was busy with over the weekend! I built this large shelf to display some cute dishes in my kitchen!  I’m so in love with it, and not just because it was EASY 🙂 This is a great project to raid your scrap pile for! {…Read More…}

DIY $40 Bench for the Dining Table

 Hey friends!  Hope you are having an awesome week!  Those of you that follow us on Instagram have seen the progress of my dining room over the last few weeks!  I am LOVING the new look and I am so pumped to show you the new benches I made for my new dining table.  Here {…Read More…}

DIY Shelf with Hooks for under $40!

Hey friends!! This is one of my favorite Shanty projects ever!  I get asked about my DIY shelf with hooks ALL the time, and let me show you again how easy this baby is to make!  It’s a perfect beginning woodworking project!    I have always wanted a mantle in my house, but don’t have {…Read More…}

DIY Restoration Hardware Dining Table!

Oh HEY guys!  For those of you that follow us on Instagram, you have seen the progress of this baby I am sharing today.  I am in LOVE… With a table.  Not ashamed. I loved my old dining set, but have always wanted to build one myself for my fam.  With 5 kiddos under the {…Read More…}

Power Tools for Pink – Online Auction!

Hey guys!  We are so excited to share a fun cause that we are a part of over the next 2 months!  We have decided to participate with PureBond in their First Annual “Power Tools for Pink” to benefit the The Breast Cancer Research Foundation!  We all know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month {…Read More…}

Kitchen Island Inspired by Pottery Barn!

Woohoo!  It’s Friday!  My kids survived their first week back to school and I got a ton of things done. So pumped to share my latest Pottery Barn knockoff with you guys today! Check out my $85 Kitchen Island! Isn’t it pretty?!  I think it adds so much to my kitchen and breaks it up {…Read More…}

Check out my $80 Pottery Barn Inspired Console Table!

Oh hey!  Happy Monday! Those of you that follow us on Instagram have seen this bad boy in progress over the last week!  I am so excited to finally get to share my Pottery Barn Inspired Console Table! Isn’t she cute?! This really was a very simple build… With the right tools! I teamed up {…Read More…}

How to make a Hanging Bathroom Shelf for only $10!

Hey guys! I hope you all had an awesome weekend!   For those of you that follow us on Instagram, you may have seen this project my little guy helped me put together!  This is my new hanging bathroom shelf! How fun is that?  I have struggled with this blank wall over the toilet in {…Read More…}

Garage Organization! DIY Lumber Cart

Happy Friday guys! Well… I got an itch a few weeks ago. I decided it was time to finally overhaul one of the most used rooms in my home.  My garage! I have been working like crazy over the last two weeks and I am SO pleased with how it’s coming along.  I feel like {…Read More…}

DIY Furniture – Dresser

Hey there! I am so excited about the project I’m sharing with you all! In part because I’m in love with this piece of furniture but also because it is a nursery gift for my BFF4E 🙂 I was inspired by a very pretty dresser that Whit and I found at a popular furniture store! {…Read More…}

DIY Bench for Dining Table

Hey guys! Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a great weekend!  I got LOTS done and can’t wait to share all the progress I have been making in my garage!  Today I am back to share my $20 benches I made to match my new outdoor dining table!  Yup… You read that right… 20 {…Read More…}

Porch Swing – DIY

Happy Wednesday!! I hope you guys are having a great week!  I am SO excited to share this last build with you!  I teamed up with my good friend, Miss Ana White to design and build this porch swing! How cute is she?? I have wanted a porch swing for FOREVER.  My Meme and Papa {…Read More…}

DIY Cooler

Hey guys!  So happy you found us!  To keep up with all of our DIY projects, be sure to FOLLOW us on Instagram and Pinterest! It’s our first official day of summer vacation and I am so EXCITED! I’ve mentioned, many times before, how much I love entertaining in the summer!  Cook-outs, swimming, eating, time {…Read More…}

DIY Table – Pottery Barn Inspired

Happy Friday guys!  I am SO VERY EXCITED to share my latest build with you guys today! Before showing you, I must start by prefacing this with the cost of lumber… $85.  That’s right… $85 and 16 boards.  Here is how my new outdoor dining table turned out! How cute is that?  And did I {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Armoire – Drawers

Hey guys! I am back today to share part 2 of the Pottery Barn inspired Armoire I made for my littlest lady! This drawer insert is an awesome option for this armoire!  I love that you can take it in and out depending on your need for this piece. I will share a few tips {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Armoire Free Plans

Happy Monday guys! I am SOOOO excited to share my latest furniture build with you guys!  I teamed up with Ana White to create this AMAZING Pottery Barn Kids Inspired Armoire!  Here is how she turned out… Oh wait! Don’t forget the inside! I kind of LOVE it to pieces.  So, as always I will {…Read More…}

DIY Table – Shanty Console Table

Happy Wednesday!!  I am so excited to share my latest furniture build with you guys!  I feel like I put my building “big girl pants” on for this one.  I typically come up with the idea, and then enlist the help of my good friend Miss Ana White to make me plans.  This is my {…Read More…}

DIY Bed – Pottery Barn Inspired

Hey guys! Happy Monday! I am here today to show you my latest furniture build with you.  My baby is growing up, and she is ready for a ‘big girl’ bed.  Notice I said she is ready and not me.  I wanted something that would grow with her.  I ran across Pottery Barn Kid’s Emmet {…Read More…}

Coffee Table DIY

Hey friends! I am so excited to share my latest furniture build with you today!  I teamed up with Ana White to design this new coffee table, and I LOVE the results! This is a super easy build and the cost of wood was under $50.  That makes me like it even more!  I will {…Read More…}

DIY Shelving ~ Floating Ledge

Happy Monday!  I’m so excited to share my new Floating Ledge today!  It is a project that I have been wanting to tackle for some time but I wasn’t exactly sure how I would go about it!  I’m happy to say that it was SOOOO easy, and it only cost me $40!!! I built mine {…Read More…}

DIY Shelves

Happy Monday!  So, this is not a new project and I’m sure many of you have seen it before, but I love it so much that I want to share! If they look familiar, you probably saw Whitney’s version HERE!  She made them for her little boys room and I LOVE them so much that {…Read More…}

DIY Furniture ~ Triple Pedestal Bench

Hey there!  I am SO excited that I have benches to match my new Triple Pedestal Farmhouse Table! Thanks to Ana White and her awesome PLANS, I was able to build two of these 9-foot bad boys for $90 total! So, the grand total for my Triple Pedestal Farmhouse Table and Benches is…. $215!  Click {…Read More…}

DIY Furniture – Wood Dresser with Wheels!

Happy Wednesday! I am SO excited to share my latest build with you guys today!   Building took a back seat to Christmas, but with that behind us (for 11 more months), I was so pumped to dust off my tools and get to work! This might just be my favorite build yet.  My youngest {…Read More…}

How-To Video for Shanty Hall Tree Bench

Hey there! As we promised, we are back to share the How-To Videos we shot while building our Shanty Hall Tree Bench!   Full How-To: Tips for choosing PureBond Plywood and other building materials: Tips for Pocket Hole Joinery in PureBond Plywood Projects: Tips for Cutting PureBond Hardwood Plywood: Tips for Edge Banding PureBond Plywood {…Read More…}

Your Favorite Shanty Projects of 2012!

Wow guys! What a year!  We are so thankful to each and every one of you that support us, share us and leave comments for us.  You are all so encouraging, and have made this the best year for Shanty2Chic yet!  This year, we dug through our stats, and put a list together of your {…Read More…}

DIY Dining Table ~ Triple Pedestal Farmhouse

***I have completed the matching benches to this table and you can get the plans for the benches HERE!*** Happy Friday!  Holy moly, I am so excited to share my latest build with you!  I had to take a break from all the Christmas posts to share my new farmhouse table because I just couldn’t {…Read More…}

DIY Bookcase – Pottery Barn Kids Inspired

Hey guys!  Hope you had a great weekend!  Ours was bonkers….  Along with a ball game, 4 cheer practices, a garage sale, church and our Meme’s 80th birthday party, I also finished up a couple bookcases for the girls.  Still tired. But… I do love them!  My girls have been begging for bookcases ever since {…Read More…}

Restoration Hardware Inspired Dining Hutch

Hey friends!  Happy Friday! I’m very excited to be sharing plans for my Restoration Hardware inspired dining hutch today!  I shared the sideboard plans a couple weeks back.  Thanks so much for all of your sweet comments and shares on it!  I always love reading them! As always, I will share a few tips and {…Read More…}