$20 Shelves Anyone Can Build!

That’s right… ANYONE!  These are super simple to build!  This is by far my favorite $20 project to date. I have been in the process of redoing my oldest son’s room over the last few weeks.  I shared his bed HERE and the headboard HERE. I know one of the next things on my to {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Teen Inspired Headboard

Hey hey!! Hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  I am back to share the second half of my son’s bed that I built him last week.  Ana put some plans together for me to make this amazing bed, and you can see them HERE!! For those of you that missed it, you can find {…Read More…}

PB Teen Inspired Platform Bed

Hey friends! I have been CrAzY busy getting my oldest son’s room redone over the last week or so.  He has been in bunk beds, but I was ready for a big boy bed that he could really grow into! Of course I didn’t have to look far for inspiration… I found this awesome bed {…Read More…}

PBTeen Inspired Memo Board

Hey guys! My girls had Nationals for cheerleading this weekend, but I am finally able to sit down and share my latest project.  I am in the process of completely redoing my son’s room.  I recently ran across a really cute memo board on PBTeen and had to make my own shanty version! I had {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Channing Student Desk

Hey guys!  It’s no secret…I LOVE Pottery Barn furniture!  So, when my 8-year-old spotted a desk in the latest Pottery Barn Teen catalog and asked me to build something similar for him and I couldn’t resist! I knew Ana White would have plans for something similar! Here are a few pictures during the building process: {…Read More…}

DIY Pottery Barn Storage System Redo

Hey there!  You may remember the first building project that I tackled 2 years ago…. Well, it’s time for me to finally get around to decorating our game room and I am less than motivated by this color!  In fact, the rule of thumb that you should never cut your hair when pregnant should also include…or pick {…Read More…}

DIY Planter Box Centerpiece

Hey friends! After finishing my mirrors in the dining room, my table started to look naked!  So… I dressed her up today. This is a super easy project and I LOVE the results! This is the wood I used for the project… 2 – 1x6x4 whitewood boards 1- 2×4 stud Total for wood was under {…Read More…}

DIY Decorative Wall Mirrors!

Hey hey!! Hope you all had a GREAT holiday weekend!  We did for sure and I decided to kick of 2012 by dusting off a few of my tools.  I kind of took a break from building when I was put on bed rest back in September, but I’m finally back in action… Woohoo! So… {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Night Stand for a Boys Room

Hey there!  I took a little break from the Christmas craziness and finished a pair of night stands that I have been working on for my 11-year-old son.I got the plans for free over at Ana’s.  I built two for about $70.  I did spend about $20 on the pulls because I LOVE them.  They {…Read More…}

DIY Snowflake Chargers with Martha Stewart Plaid

I love to decorate for Christmas and my theme for the past few years has been silver, blue, chrome, white and lots of snowflakes!  This year, I have added that to my dining table!  I made these super cute Snowflake Chargers with the help of Martha Stewart Plaid!  They were easy, lots of fun and {…Read More…}

Free Closet Storage Shelves

Hey guys!  I am so excited for Thanksgiving and Christmas!  This is my favorite time of year but one thing always comes to my mind about this time….SPACE!  My boys closets are cluttered and there is no where for the clutter to go…UGH!  I have been working on their closets here and there but I {…Read More…}

Hook Shelf for the Entry!

Hey friends!! This next project has been in the works for a looooong time.  I’m so happy to finally have it done! I found a great picture of an entry on google a few months back and pinned it.  I have been eyeballing it ever since.   I have always wanted a mantle in my {…Read More…}

Reclaimed Wood Wall Art

Hey there!  I am soooo excited to be the proud owner of the new Silhouette Cameo!  This thing is AWESOME ~ check out the first project I made with it! See that wall art hanging over my couch?  That’s it:)  Here’s how I made it for $25 with my new Cameo! I alternated 1×6’s with 1×4’s {…Read More…}

DIY Photo Canvas

Hey there!  So, I have seen so many cool DIY photo canvas projects on Pinterest and I had to do one of my own!  My son is playing his first season of tackle football and I have taken a ton of pictures!  I thought he would love to show them off in his room so {…Read More…}

Design Confidential – DIY Decorative Ladder

Hi there new friends! Rayan from The Design Confidential here to visit with you, and share this super quick and fun little project. I hope you guys enjoyed it, and If you would like to see a bit more of what I do, I would love for you to visit my site and hang out {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Photo and Gretting Card Carousel

Hi friends!  There really is nothing better than a great knock-off, especially when it involves a photo display!  I fell in love with this Pottery Barn Old Fashioned Photo Carousel that my mom purchased! Of course my mind started creating a knock-off because the thought of purchasing it is not an option;) This is my {…Read More…}

Boo Blocks

Happy Wednesday!  I am so ready for fall and I’ve got the itch to start decorating for all things fall which means….Halloween!  I just finished my first Halloween project and it was super easy, cheap and quick! I made these Boo Blocks from scrap 2×4’s and chipboard letters that I purchased at Hobby Lobby for {…Read More…}

Cheap Bathroom Mirror Frame

Hey guys!  Just thought I’d show you what I’ve been working on! I’ve been working on my master bathroom this week.  So far, I have painted the walls a pretty green color to match a waverly fabric that I picked out for my master bedroom and framed my gigantic mirror!  Here is the before…. I {…Read More…}

$5 Crate Shelves

Hi friends!  Remember the super cheap and easy Crate Shelves Whit and I shared with you all? Well, I got them all dressed up and up on my wall and well….I LOVE them:) I gave them one coat of Minwax Dark Walnut stain and put them up in my master bathroom that I am currently renovating. {…Read More…}

Reclaimed Wood Nightstands

Hey everyone!  I have to show you what I’ve been working on!   Love!  I found the Reclaimed Wood Nightstand plans over at Ana’s!  They are a perfect match for my son’s Reclaimed Wood Headboard that I built him! I used the Kreg Jig for this build and it made things so much easier!  Kreg is my new BFF! {…Read More…}

Farmhouse Side Table

Hey guys! If you saw the scrap wood pile in my garage you might never come back to visit again…. Seriously. My girls were in need of a nightstand for their bedroom so I decided to put these scraps (well a few of them anyway) to good use! The result… A great table that cost {…Read More…}

Pottery Barn Inspired Media Console

Hey guys!  We are back from an AMAZING family vacation and feeling so blessed that we were able to have our entire family together for a whole week!  We can’t wait to do it again next year!  We’ll share some fun pics with y’all later!  For now, on to the DIY:) Remember the Pottery Barn {…Read More…}

Key Hook Decor

This is one of my FAVORITE projects!  It’s quick, easy and cheap!  Lots of bang for your buck;) I say cheap because I started with pieces from our scrap wood pile:) I used an old sheet of bead board, a 1×6 and 1×3’s. I trimmed out the bead board with the 1×3’s using Gorilla Glue wood glue {…Read More…}

Furniture for the New Nursery

Hey friends!  I have been busy around here and I thought I would share a bit of progress.  With my new little man on the way, I have been in “nursery” mode.  Actually I have been in nesting mode and this week it took on the form of the nursery.  Love me some nesting. I {…Read More…}

Storage for the Playroom!

Hey friends! Hope everyone is doing great!  I have been crazy building the last few weeks.  My older kiddos were with their grandparents this past week which gave me lots of time to get stuff done! I’m sure lots of you saw Ashley’s version of PB’s Cameron Wall Unit she built for her playroom last {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen Reveal

Hey guys!  I wanted to share my new favorite toy with you 🙂 Oh… The kids love it too! Remember the play kitchen I was inspired to build??  Well… Here is how she turned out! What do you think???  The kids love playing with it almost as much as I do!!  If you have any {…Read More…}

Play Kitchen for the Kids!

Hey friends! Let me first start off by saying… Never underestimate the power of nesting.  I have been a maniac here!  I finally got the girls moved into their new room over the weekend.   This involved moving all of the furniture and cutting the beds down a bit because of the odd ceiling lines {…Read More…}

Trimming The Door…

Hey guys! Thanks to all of you who left comments on my coffee table post.  I loved reading them and totally appreciate the love :-)! I actually took a break from the closet addition to build that table.  I find that if I do one thing for too many days I become very unmotivated…. So, {…Read More…}

Crate Coffee Table Reveal!!

Hey guys!  I got it all finished and wanted to share some pictures real quick… After it dried I attached the casters using wood screws and washers. Then, I flipped her over and I was ready to go! What do you think?? I love it!  And so did my cousin 🙂  He actually came by {…Read More…}

My New Craft Closet…

Hey everyone! Hope you all had a great weekend and Memorial Day.  I feel like I got more done today than I have the last 4 months.  Pregnancy. With little bit on the way, I decided it might be time to find a place to put him.  This seems like an easy task, but for {…Read More…}