Jasmine: "I always wanted a large dining table, but couldn’t find anything I loved that was in my price range. So, I decided to make it myself. I found two slabs of pine in Sebastopol, and found a guy that could weld the steel legs. A couple of days with a belt sander, I had myself a table."
** Not unlike the DIY table you pinned today DIY Dining room table with boards each = total) from Lowes This is the coolest website! If you like Pottery Barn but can't spend the money, this website will give you tons of inspiration.
diy table bought our lumber: 4 long planks for the top, 9 smaller planks bracing and framing the bottom, and 2 longer small planks to frame the outer edges. We used mostly pine (because it is pretty and affordable) with a few oak pieces among the 9 s