DIY Rolling Workbench

Hey guys! We are SO excited to share the secret project we have been working on with our friends at Ryobi!  Whitney and I designed this Rolling Workbench with an extension wing. It’s perfect for any garage and it’s easy to collapse it and tuck away. There is also TONS of room to store all {…Read More…}

DIY Shelves for my Sliding Barn Door Media Console

Hey guys! First off, I am sorry it took so long to get these plans to you. It took me a while to find enough pieces to make them full and fancy – and that is not an inexpensive assignment either. I took my time to find good deals on pieces and have been collecting {…Read More…}

Join the Rust-Oleum Creators Studio!

Do you have a passion for DIY? Do you love to learn and share new paint and staining techniques? If so, Rust-Oleum would love to invite you to their new online community – the Creator’s Studio! What is the Creator’s Studio? It’s a space for those passionate about DIY to share ideas and thoughts about {…Read More…}

Ryobi Nation Rocks! It’s Giveaway Time!

Hey friends!  As many of you know, one of our favorite brands to promote is Ryobi Power Tools!  We LOVE everything about this brand, and every tool that hits the shelf. We teamed up with Ryobi to create this fun video for Ryobi Nation!  Check it out below! Click HERE to see Ryobi Nation Rocks! {…Read More…}

New Flooring Reveal and a Giveaway!

I’m back to share how the new Quick-Step, Envique flooring looks in my house! I chose the Maison Oak planks and I LOVE them! You can read more about them HERE. I love the grain and the texture of the floors. The color tone was perfect for my home because they have a grey look. {…Read More…}

How to Decorate a Rustic Christmas Tree

I can’t believe that Christmas is almost here! My favorite thing about this time of year, is having the tree decorated and lights on 🙂 It’s warm and cozy and I just want to lay on the couch with the family and watch Christmas movies every night! I thought that I would share how I {…Read More…}

DIY Nightstand on Wheels

I finally got around to building my son nightstands for his room! I have been waiting for a design to come to me and it finally did! What’s even better is that this is such an easy nightstand to build! I was able to build 2 with only 5 1×12 boards, which is only about {…Read More…}

DIY 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…}

DIY Scarf and Accessory Rack

I have a slight obsession with scarves and they were taking over my closet! I’m in the middle of building a closet storage system and I have been trying to decide what the best storage option would be for my scarves. I have been hanging them on hangers in my closet but they were getting out of {…Read More…}

DIY Wooden Ornament Frame

We are back with day 7 of our 12 Days of Christmas series! We would love for you to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest to keep up with our most current projects and sneak peeks 🙂 I’m excited to share my project with you today! It’s quick, easy and so darn cute! I found {…Read More…}

DIY Large Paneled Wall Mirror

Hey!!!! This week, I’ve been busy working on our dining room.  The last project that I shared from this room was this Distressed Planked Wall. If you missed this $100 goodie, you can see it HERE or click the image above!  Today, I’m sharing that giant mirror hanging over the wall 🙂 I was inspired {…Read More…}

DIY Nightstand

Hello!  Happy Friday 🙂  To keep up with all of our DIY projects, be sure to FOLLOW us on Instagram and Pinterest! Well, my house is in the middle of some BIG changes.  One of my daughter’s is turning 10, and we have decided to close off a space upstairs to give her a new {…Read More…}

How to Make a Chalkboard Calendar

Hey guys!  I am so motivated to get my life, family, home, etc. organized this year.  I always feel like I’m forgetting appointments, dates, my mind 😉  So, I came up with a cute Chalkboard Days of the Week Calendar that will hopefully get my world organized but, if all else fails, at least it {…Read More…}

$100 Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway!

Hey there!  Yes, you read it right!  To top-off our partnership, with The Home Depot and their DIH Workshop, we are giving you a chance to win a $100 gift card to The Home Depot! We had such a great time at our DIH Workshop that we co-lead, last week!  Here are some of the {…Read More…}

The Home Depot DIH Workshops Partnership!

Happy Friday!  We are so excited to announce our partnership with The Home Depot DIH Workshop!  Whit and I will be on-site, co-leading a DIH Workshop at The Home Depot in Plano, TX and would love to meet you and create together in person! What is a The Home Depot DIH Workshop??? Check it out! {…Read More…}

Sanford House Inn & Spa

Hey guys! So… Ash and I both celebrated birthdays over the last few weeks.  We decided that we needed a serious day of pampering together to celebrate!  We are both from the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, and we found the greatest place ever to have a great ‘Mommy’s Day Out’! It’s called the Sanford House Inn {…Read More…}

Free Printable ~ Stocking Stuffer Coupons

Hey there!  We are so close to Christmas and I have been busy with the last-minute details…. including stocking stuffers!  I thought it would be fun for my kids to have special coupons from Mom and Dad, in their stockings this Christmas, to spend when they want!  I made them cute and printable and I {…Read More…}

DIY Wooden Block Label Holders & a Giveaway

Happy Friday!  Can’t believe we are already at Day 7 of the 12 Days of Christmas! For Day 7, I chose to share an easy and cheap way to add a little fun to your Christmas meals These fun label/place holders are quick, easy and so cheap!  They are a great way to dress up {…Read More…}

Canvas Deal Confusion

***UPDATE:  The Canvas People are very sorry for this misunderstanding and want to make it up to the Shanty2chic readers with a special deal ~ available to you only! They are offering our readers ONLY a FREE 8×10 canvas available through December 31, 2012.  Click HERE to take advantage of this offer! An 11×14 for {…Read More…}

Country Living Blue Ribbon Blogger WINNERS!

Happy Tuesday guys! We just wanted to share some SUPER exciting new with you all! We are SO excited to finally be able to share with you that Shanty2Chic has been named a 2012 Country Living Magazine Blue Ribbon Blogger WINNER! This is such a huge honor for us, and we wanted to thank all {…Read More…}

Capture Color That Inspires With Olympic Paint” #colorgenius

Hey there!  We are so excited about the Olympic Paint ColorClix App available on smartphones! With this awesome smartphone app, Olympic Paint helps take the guesswork out of choosing the perfect paint color that you’ll love living with! This App gives you fresh inspiration and easy color selection for absolute color confidence, making it so {…Read More…}

Oreck VersaVac Video Review & Giveaway!!

Thanks so much for those of you that entered our VersaVac giveaway!  Michelle is our winner and has been contacted by email! ***This giveaway is now closed!***   We were so excited when Oreck asked us to review their newest product, the VersaVac.  It is a steam mop and vacuum in ONE! They also asked us to {…Read More…}

Haven 2012

Hey there!  We are back and officially rested from the Haven conference.  This was our first blogging conference to attend and WOW we had a blast!  We want to share a few pictures of the friends we me while we were there! Yep…that’s our friend Ana White🙂  It was so awesome to meet this girl {…Read More…}

Welcome Back Lolly Jane!!

Hey friends!! Ash and I are with lots of our other blog friends in Atlanta, Georgia for a few days at the Haven Conference!  If you didn’t make it there this year, you MUST make plans for it next year!  We would love to meet up! Today we have another sister team back to share {…Read More…}

Free Photo Canvas Deal!!

Hey guys!! We are back to announce one of our very favorite promos that we run from time to time! Our very favorite photo canvas company is running an AMAZING deal right now!  My sisters and I recently took advantage of their last deal and bought our mom a canvas for Mother’s Day! We love {…Read More…}

Winner of the Silhouette CAMEO rolling tote bundle!

Congratulations Chris Baker Cox!  You are the lucky winner of a new Silhouette CAMEO and rolling tote! Don’t forget that we are still running a GREAT promo for a couple of more days!  Here is a little refresher:) From now until May 31, you can purchase 1 CAMEO and 1 Silhouette CAMEO rolling tote for only {…Read More…}

FREE Photo Canvas!!!

Hey guys! I am so excited to share this great deal with you!  One of my very favorite things to do is turn photos into art!  I get asked about my canvases all the time that I use in my entry! I use them all over my house! You guys know me… I am all {…Read More…}

$50 Wal-Mart Gift Card from Glade® Expressions™

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Triad Retail Media for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I just received the Glade® Expressions™  Oil Diffuser and Fragrance Mist to test and Review.  I am very pleased with them and excited to share my opinion with you all. The new Glade® Expressions™ {…Read More…}

Bye Bye GFC!!!

You may have already heard but Google is discontinuing Friend Connect for non-Blogger blogs.  Yes, that effects Shanty2chic because we switched from Blogger to WordPress about a year ago. So, long story short… if you are one of the 6,762 awesome friends that have been following us through Google Friend Connect, you will no longer be {…Read More…}

Cameo Winner!

Thank you to all of you who entered the Silhouette Cameo Giveaway!  The lucky winner is Kristen Sheilds!!! Now, there is still a GREAT promo running until Thursday January 5th if you use our promo code SHANTY at check out!!!  (Add the CAMEO and a Fabric Ink Starter Kit to your cart seperately and then enter the {…Read More…}