Rustic Wood Coffee Table

The girls over at Shanty 2 Chic are cranking out the projects! This fabulous coffee table build is brought to us by Ashley who requested the help of beloved Ana White to draw up the project plans. Ashley’s DIY table only cost $100, as compared to Pottery Barn’s $699 inspiration. I am so drooling over [...Read More]

Eye Chart Art

Becca at From Gardners 2 Bergers has been a superstar when it comes to creating DIY art pieces for her gallery wall. Her latest artwork includes two eye charts that Becca designed in Microsoft Publisher and then printed and Mod Podged to canvases. Becca’s wall art cost a grand total of $5 each for a [...Read More]

Numbers Pallet Sign

Emily from Putting Down Roots loves Pottery Barn’s rustic yet refined style but can rarely afford anything from the beloved store.  After all her Christmas decorations were taken down, her stark, blank mantle was pleading for some fixin’ up. Emily recreated a number sign that she absolutely loved for the space. Large art pieces can [...Read More]

Rosette Pillow Cover

The beautiful sculpted flowers on a Pottery Barn pillow caught the eye of Terra from Mama Says Sew and inspired her to make her own. Terra created her blooms from fleece for a super soft pillow. Although, after all the work of cutting, rolling, and gluing the flowers, Terra intends to use this pillow for [...Read More]

Rustic Wood Nightstand

I have so enjoyed following Whitney’s bedroom transformation for her son at Shanty 2 Chic. This girl seriously has a knack for pulling together a catalog-worthy space on a budget. The newest additions are two bedside tables that Whitney built with plans designed by Ana White. I am always so impressed with the quality of [...Read More]

Office Storage Trunk

When Pamela from PB&J Stories purchased a new sawhorse desk with no storage, she had to get creative about finding a new home for all her papers. Using an old trunk, she did an easy transformation to turn it into a beautiful piece of functional furniture with hidden storage. The inside of the trunk now [...Read More]

Floral Lumbar Pillow

In case you haven’t realized it yet, I have really gotten on board with making my own pillow covers. Just to demonstrate the price benefits of the DIY road, check out Pam from Simple Details’ rendition of an Anthropologie pillow that sells for $168. Yes, it’s a generously sized pillow at 18”x45” but still… TWO [...Read More]

Refinished Kitchen Table

Kristi from KrisKraft really loved the look of a reclaimed wood table from Restoration Hardware but didn’t have the extra cash to buy it. Instead she refabbed her existing table to have a lighter, more raw finish with some gray and walnut stain. I love how Kristi brightened the space with the lighter wood tone [...Read More]