21 Pottery Barn-Inspired DIYs

Why pay for a rustic look that you can make for yourself on the cheap?

1. Create a light fixture out of jars.

Similar to this chandelier.

Get the tutorial here (original instructions in Dutch).

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2. Create a tiered display stand from a few simple objects.

Copy this $69 version for just a few dollars.

Instructions here.

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3. Distress some basic candlesticks.

They look a lot like these.

Learn how to make them here.

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4. Build this children’s bed.

Get the look of this bed for under $75!

Tutorial here.

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5. Build this adorable oversize ruler measuring chart.

Get the look of this $89 growth chart for around $7.

Directions here.

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6. Transform an old chandelier with rope.

Make your own version of this $299 chandelier by following these instructions.

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7. Craft a utensil-themed paper towel holder.

Craft a paper towel holder out of dollar store supplies and get the same look as the $44 PB version.

Instructions here.

ID: 1529206

8. Build a vintage hotel-inspired cubby organizer.

Build your own version of this shelf.

Tutorial here.

ID: 1529293

9. Make your own wooden clock.

Inspired by this version.

Learn to make it here.

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10. Create your own word-shaped wall decor.

Instructions here.

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11. Create these nautical, distressed oars.

Directions here.

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12. Sew some simple drop cloth curtains.

Inspired by these.

Learn how to make them here.

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13. Build a string-lined memo board.

Inspired by a PB Teen memo board.

Instructions here.

ID: 1531852

14. Transform an old cutting board into a tablet holder.

Make your own version of this holder and never get flour on your iPad again!

Directions here.

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15. Craft a burlap linen storage basket.

Inspired by the original.

Learn to make it here.

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16. Turn baskets into rolling under bed storage.

Turn pre-existing baskets into rolling underbed storage, similar to this $69 version.

Directions here.

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17. Create a linen-covered pinboard.

IRL PINNING! Inspired by this $159 version.

Instructions here.

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18. Build a glass bottle lamp.

Make your own version of this lamp by repurposing an old apple juice bottle.

Instructions here.

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19. Contruct this sturdy outdoor dining table.

Learn how to build it here.

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20. Customize a tray with numbered canvas.

Inspired by this Pottery Barn Print.

Learn how to make it here.

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21. Build a PB Kids-inspired work table.

Instructions here.

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