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

Father's Day Framed Floating Pictures in a Faux Leather FrameTutorial

There’s something about my Dad’s office that has kind of a manly air to it. Perhaps it’s the marble core lamp or the big, fancy wooden desk or the …

Straightedge

Masterbath {Turning a Dresser into a Vanity}

I wanted to show you the progress we’ve made in our masterbath. We are converting an antique dresser into our vanity.

Do you remember the antique …

Vanity

Before & After: From Console TV to Console Table

Do you remember the days when televisions came in these giant wood consoles? Now that we hang our flat screens on the wall, it may be hard to imagine …

TV

Cedar Vertical Tiered Ladder Garden Planter

build your own ladder garden planter - free plans from ana-white.com Follow Ana on Pinterest!About ProjectAuthor Notes: Hi everyone!Do you remember …

DIY

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

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 …

DIY

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 …

Painting

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 …

DIY

How to Make Magazine Storage Containers

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 S-curve from the 11-1/2-in.-high corner …

Plywood

Repurposed Door blanket chest

Last year I promised to make my niece Missy a small chest to keep her purses in. I had a set of 3 panel bi-folding (hollow cored) doors. I cut each …

DIY

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 …

Glue

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

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 add …

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 …

Vinegar

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 …

Pallet How To - A Great Guide on Making Things With 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 …

Pallets

Uses For Old Pallets