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By Henrietta E Welch | Projects that Bridge the Gap Between the Old and the New

Super Cute DIY Towel Holder! - Shanty 2 Chic

Happy Monday guys!

I hope you all had an awesome weekend! The weather here was too pretty to stay inside, so we spent lots of time out in the garage …


DIY Log Slice Vase with Spring Flowers

Spring never comes soon enough and to help it along I bring in Forsythia branches and force their blooms. I have posted about this before and decided …


DIY Projects and Home Decor

I have a love obsession with lamps....that along with candles and pillows...and headboards. Well, really, the list can go on and on lol. Anyway. So …


Peek-a-Blue! My First Paint Project

If you have been reading my previous posts (hopefully!), two things might be clear to you by now. I am impatient and I love anything that says …


Re-purposed Drawer Plant Stand

My plant stand started with this drawer purchased for $5 at a consignment shop.

This white pedestal was purchased for $7.50 at an antique shop. (And …


DIY Farmhouse Rustic Wooden Frame

I have a big empty space on my kitchen wall, just above our antique stove.

I don’t do empty spaces. I’ve never been a minimalist.

I haven’t left the …


How to Make Magazine Storage Containers

Building the bins

Photo 1: Mark the cuts

Cut the 1/4-in. plywood into eight 11-1/2-in. x 11-in. pieces. Use a 5-gallon bucket to trace a graceful …


Repurposed Door blanket chest

How to make a blanket chest from a repurposed door. My Repurposed Life will show you how to turn a hollow core door into a diy blanket chest.


My scrap wood lamp with hand painted shade

YEAH! My project that I have been so excited about is finally done!!! I have wanted a lamp in my family room for so long. There are only two lights …


How to Refinish Furniture

Stripping furniture is a messy, time-consuming process. And sometimes the results aren’t as great as you had hoped. Fortunately, you don’t always …


Industrial Rustic Dresser

If you’ll remember, I redid my son’s tween bedroom last year. I loved it, and Better Homes and Gardens was all, “We love it too!” However, my dirty …

DIY Rustic Full Length Mirrors! - Shanty 2 Chic

Hey friends! So happy you are here! To keep up with all of our DIY projects, be sure to follow us on Instagram and Pinterest! I have been itching to …

How To Distress Furniture With Vinegar

Today I wanted to show you how to distress furniture using vinegar.

I was recently contacted by Heirloom Traditions to try there new line of …


Rustic Serving Tray with Gold Arrow Accent

I am really excited to announce that I am part of Elmer’s Creative team this year! Wahoo! As part of that team, I get to share my love of creating, …


DIY Barn Door Wall Cabinet via KnickofTime.net

I’m not a super “wanty” person (is that a word?) but I want a barn door in my house

…and I want one bad.

What does it matter that we really don’t have …


All About Pallets!

Finally here’s the long promised guide to working with pallets!

This article will be updated often as I am learning something new about working with …


Uses For Old Pallets


Kao što sam već pisala , Vesele bubamare je post s kojim sam započela suradnju na stranicama Zondre Art u rubrici Uradi sama, a sada ga predstavljam i …

A Patchwork Coat Hook and Wax ?'s

I hope you all had a nice Mother's Day. It was a rainy, snowy, dreary weekend here. We usually take a Mother's Day hike, but this year we watched …

Vintage Trunk Turned Coffee Table

Ike is so excited to share with you our new office coffee table. Well, it's actually a vintage trunk that we made into a coffee table.

Either way, …


How to Build a Toy Airplane / Rockler How-to

This wooden toy airplane takes your shop's scrap lumber and turns it into a wonderful heirloom gift.

It was the middle of the 1980s, I was …


How To Make Pallet Wood into A Round Circle Shape

This content belongs to, and is original to Fox Hollow Cottage and should only appear at foxhollowcottage.comHi Foxy friends! Last weekend I made …