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Dining Room Furniture Plans

DIY Trestle Table and Bench

A friend of mine recently asked me to build her a DIY trestle table and bench.  This design would work great for an indoor OR outdoor table set. But in this case, I was building it for outdoors. Now,…

DIY Outdoor Dining Table

Looking for a quick and easy DIY Outdoor Dining Table tutorial? I’ve got you covered with everything you need below 🙂 I love my mom, but sometimes she gets these ideas and I just roll my eyes and I…

How to Build a Contemporary Dining Table

It’s really saying something that this DIY contemporary dining table has been on my “to build” list for over two years.  I mean, after two years, normally I would have either built it already, or changed my mind on…

How to build a simple, little DIY bookshelf

Simple Little DIY Bookshelf

Sometimes you just need a little DIY bookshelf.  Nothing big.  Nothing fancy.  Nothing complicated.  Just a plain, little bookshelf.  Something simple…like this. Isn’t it cute?  It’s so little.  Everything miniature is cuter than the full size, isn’t it?  Except…

DIY Barn Wood Table–From Tobacco Barn to Dining Table

Remember those DIY barn wood picture frames from a couple weeks ago?  Well, there’s more where that barn came from! (Get it?? More barn…more wood…more projects??)  So today, I’m showing you how to turn this old tobacco barn wood…

DIY Modern Farmhouse Faux Drawer Dresser

Raise your hand if you love fake stuff??  I’m guessing most people aren’t huge fans of “fake.”  I can smell fake from a mile away…fake wood, fake people, fake sugar…and I don’t like it.  Even still, today I’m bringing…

How to build a DIY X base console table with middle shelf for added storage--free building plans!

DIY X Base Console Table with Middle Shelf

A while back, in my how to make a wooden wall clock post, I let you in on a little sneak peek of this week’s project.  Do you remember seeing a peek of this X Base Console Table? I…

DIY Farmhouse Dining Table

Do you guys remember when I built a MODERN DIY Farmhouse Dining Table a while back and told you how it was built kind of backwards and totally different from a normal dining table? . Well, now I’m going…

How to Build a DIY Bar Cart from One Board

DIY Bar Cart from a Single Board

Can you believe you can build a DIY bar cart from a single board?? Read on to find out how. The 2x material you find at the building stores—both your local building supply stores and the big box stores…

How to Upholster a Bench

I built this dining bench I posted a couple weeks ago…but that was just the start of the project.  Now I’m going to show you how to upholster a bench so we can finish this up 😉 My mom…

How to Build a Table Top

Making table tops shouldn’t be intimidating.  I’ll show you how easy it is to build a table top for your DIY furniture projects in this post. So first I have to get this off my chest.  I’m far from…