Tree House Fort Bed

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When a family of four boys needed a mini man cave and an additional bed, Rose from Life Among Pirates and her husband, who handled the carpentry, went to work on a fort bed.  With a few design  innovations, they created a bunk bed and a rustic boys’ clubhouse, all in one! I really love [...Read More]

Double Trestle Kids Activity Table

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Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic needed a larger activity table in her playroom to accommodate her growing brood of little ones. Ana White delivered some great plans for a double trestle table that provides plenty of space for Ashley’s five kiddos and even friends. Ashley’s rolling storage cubes that double as seats are the perfect [...Read More]

Beadboard Headboard

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After making a custom pirate sail headboard for one of her sons, Melissa from The Happier Homemaker couldn’t turn down her oldest son’s request for a headboard of his own. She loved the look of PBK’s Camp Bed but not the $600 price tag. Melissa also wanted just a headboard and not an entire frame. [...Read More]

Fire Truck Loft Bed

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Jeff from A Touch of Arkansas went completely above and beyond with the loft bed he built for his son based on plans from Ana White. Like a bed that looks like a fire truck isn’t cool enough, Jeff’s design boasts some pretty awesome accessories, including a magnet board, steering wheel, and siren. I mean… [...Read More]

Blue Painted Dresser

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Centsational Girl Kate was asked by a friend to refinish a pink and purple dresser so it could be passed along from her daughter to her son. With some bold blue chalk paint and nickel pulls, Kate mimicked the look of Pottery Barn Kid’s Camp Collection. Since boy’s can be hard on furniture, Kate protected [...Read More]

Pirate Sail Headboard

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With a pirate-obsessed son on her hands, Melissa from The Happier Homemaker knew her little captain would love a bedroom to reflect his passion. She found some great inspiration in an old Pottery Barn Kids catalog and replicated a piece of wall décor for a creative sail mast headboard. I love all the details Melissa [...Read More]

Open Bottom Dresser

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After having her son’s TV sitting on a laundry basket, Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic knew it was time to bite the bullet and tackle a dresser build. With plans from Ana White, Whitney totally conquered this new challenge and came out the other end with a beautiful new dresser with metal slides and an [...Read More]

Wood Beach Banner

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All the beachy summer décor gracing the pages of Pottery Barn Kid’s catalog has been great inspiration for Kim from Sand & Sisal who has been working on her boys’ surf-themed bedroom. In just a few hours and for zero dollars Kim was able to create a 6-foot beach pennant to hang across their wall. [...Read More]