DIY Factory Cart Coffee Table

I’m so excited to share this coffee table with you guys today! I love, love, love factory cart coffee tables but they aren’t exactly budget friendly. I had a specific design in mind for a special place so I hit-up our friend Jamison, a.k.a Rogue Engineer, to whip some printable plans up so we could {…Read More…}

DIY Ornament Display Box

Hey guys! It’s the FINAL day in our 12 Days of Christmas Series! We hope we have helped you deck your halls, on a budget and inspired a few gift ideas! This final one is another fun and easy ornament display! I found these cute ornaments at HomeGoods. I loved them but they were way {…Read More…}

DIY Wine Bottle Centerpiece

Hey there!  I’m excited to share this easy centerpiece that I put together this weekend! It’s quick, easy and only about $20! Here’s how I made it I made all of my cuts first.  You can make it as big or as small as you like, this is just the size that I wanted for {…Read More…}

Super Cute & Easy Wood Letters!

Hey guys! I am in the middle of redoing my little guy’s room, as many of you may know.   To keep up with all of our projects from start to finish, be sure to follow us on Instagram!  I feel the need to stress in each post that I do love this boy very {…Read More…}

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Ornaments for $1

Hey guys!  I can’t believe we are already to day 7 of our 12 Days of Christmas series!  If you want to keep up with our projects, follow us on Instagram and Facebook! For day 7, I picked a super easy and inexpensive knock-off ornament.  I was inspired by some super cute ornaments in a {…Read More…}

DIY Photo Carousel

Hey guys!  We are back for Day 5 of the 12 Days of Christmas!  We’d love for you to keep up with all of our latest projects on our Instagram and Facebook accounts I’m loving the project I have for you all today!  It’s serves so many purposes and it’s just so darn cute! This {…Read More…}

DIY Rectangle Christmas Wreath

Hey guys!  So, I’ve been on a mission to create a rectangular wreath, similar to many that I have seen in some popular home decor catalogs! I finally came up with a solution and I’m LOVING it! Isn’t it just too cute?  It only cost me about $15 and about an hour of work!! Here’s {…Read More…}

Chippy Wooden Picture Frame

Hey guys!  You may have seen my little sneak peak of this project on Instagram a few days ago! I made three of these super, chippy, wooden frames for about $7 each and they are SOOOOO easy Here’s how! I purchased 3 – 1×4’s @8ft and 1 – 1×3 @8ft.  For each frame, I cut {…Read More…}

DIY Picture Frame

Happy Friday!  I’m excited to share the easy Picture Frame that is perfect for an easy project this weekend! It’s not only super easy, I made it for under $10!  Whoop! Here’s how: I purchased a 1×12 @ 4 ft. and cut it in half.  You can make 2 of these frames with one board! {…Read More…}

DIY Chalkboard Sign

Thanks so much for stopping by!  If you don’t already, we would love to have you follow us on our Instagram and Pinterest accounts to keep up with all of our most recent projects and sneak peeks Hey there!  I’m so excited to share my first DIY fall decor project today!  It’s been a little {…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…}

DIY Home Decor – Magazine Holder

Hey there!  To me, nothing quite beats drinking a cup of coffee and reading through magazines in the fall!  I love fall, fall decor and fall decor magazines and I’m loving this DIY Magazine rack that I made to display magazines in our family room! It has a lot of my decor favorites, gray, rope {…Read More…}

DIY Wall Decor – Pegboard

Hey guys!  I’m back to share a tutorial for the super cute Pegboard that I made for my friends nursery! If you missed the West Elm Inspired Dresser that I made with it, you can click HERE for the tutorial!  This pegboard was sooooo easy, under $20 and it only took an afternoon to build! {…Read More…}

Wood Pallet Art – American Flag

Happy Monday!  With The 4th of July coming up this week, I got an itch to make something patriotic! I just love it!  We are going to put it outside for our 4th decor but I think it would be super cute in one of my boys bedrooms, our study or our game room too! {…Read More…}

Wood Planter for the Wall

Hey guys! I am in FULL outdoor mode at the moment as I am sure many of you have noticed!  My latest project??  This super cute Wall Planter!  I made this bad boy in less than an hour and for under $20! How fun is that?? This is a super simple project!  Here is what {…Read More…}

Hose Holder for the Garden DIY

Good Morning! I hope you all had a great weekend!  We had some beautiful weather here, so I tackled a few projects that have been on my list.  Yesterday I threw together a hose holder for the back patio!  Here is how it turned out… How cute is that?  And guess what?  The whole thing {…Read More…}

How to Make a Chalkboard ~ Serving Tray

Hey guys!  It’s almost summer and all I can think about is how excited I am to have friends and family over for cook-outs!  I love fun and easy ways to dress-up any plain ‘ol get-together and I’m so excited to show you what I’ve come up with this week! I came up with a {…Read More…}

Magnetic Board DIY

Hey friends! As many of you know, one of our very favorite things to do is to find an old item, ‘shanty’ it up a bit, and give it a whole new life.  It really is what started our whole site.  I always like keeping my eyes out for old frames!  There are so many {…Read More…}

Glass Bottle Wall Vase

Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a fun weekend!  I spent mine working on a new piece of furniture (coming Wednesday) and making these cute little wall vases for my living room!  Here is how they turned out… These are SO EASY and cheap to make! Let’s get started! You will need a 2x8x8 {…Read More…}

DIY Chalkboard and Key Hooks

Hey there!  I am so EXCITED about this project today!  Chalkboards, key hooks and a mixture of galvanized hardware and stained wood are a few of my favorite things and this project has them all! This cutie was SO easy!  Don’t let the fancy cuts on the sides fool you!  This is a beginner project {…Read More…}

DIY MIrror

Hey there!  I’ve been on a mirror kick lately and I’m loving it!  This week, I spent about $20 and 2 hours on this cutie! I LOVE it:)  It’s the perfect weekend project and you get so much bang for your buck!  Here’s how you can make your own:) I started by purchasing this 14-inch {…Read More…}

Closet Organization – DIY Belt Hanger

Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a great weekend! I am here today sharing another quick, simple and easy Shanty Storage Solution!  I love to organize, especially when I can do it real cheap.   My latest victim… My belts!  I created this super simple belt organizer that hangs in my closet.  It makes {…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 Sign ~ Welcome

Hey there!  We are so excited about our new site makeover!  Our goal is to help you navigate through our projects more efficiently and we hope that you enjoy it as much as we do! I’m happy to kick-off our new look with this very easy and inexpensive “WELCOME SIGN” that I created in about {…Read More…}

DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder

Hey friends! I hope you are all having an awesome week!  I am here today to share  my DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder!  This baby is something every girl needs! My Meme gave me a glue gun holder years ago.  I loved the idea, but there were things about it that didn’t work so well {…Read More…}

DIY Ornaments – Chalkboard Ornaments & A Giveaway!

Happy Sunday!  Welcome to Day 2 of the 12 Days of Christmas!! Today I am sharing some fun chalkboard ornaments I made for my tree.  When decorating my tree each year, I love mixing rustic pieces with elegant glass ornaments.   I love the look of messy burlap ribbon sitting right behind a beautiful mercury {…Read More…}

DIY Christmas Gift – $5 Chalkboard

Happy Wednesday guys! I am so pleased with my latest project, and I can’t wait to share it with you today! As many of you know, I am constantly trying to think of great gift ideas on a very shanty budget.  These bad boys cost me under $5 to make, and I had 6 of {…Read More…}

How to Weather Wood

I’m back with my super easy tutorial on how to make wood look old, like I did with my Mason Jar Centerpieces last week! It was so quick and easy and I love the look! I started with one coat of Rust-Oleum Dark Walnut stain I then followed with 2 coats of Rust-Oleum Heirloom White spray {…Read More…}

Rolling Storage Cube Stools

Hey friends! Thanks so much for all of your love on my new play table I built for the kids’ playroom!! I am back today to show you how to build the cute little cubby stools!  Storage and function in 1 piece = Win Win!! These little babies are too easy! To make 1 cube {…Read More…}

My Shanty Sawhorse

Hey there!  I just built the easiest sawhorses EVER!  Not only am I happy to give my knees and back a break from working on the garage floor, I’m doing it in Shanty style! I built these cuties for $24 for the set and it took about an hour:)  If you have just started building, or {…Read More…}