DIY barnyard wood. Beat up new wood if desired, then add Olympic brand Weathered Barnboard stain. Don't wipe off, leave til dry. (15 min). Dry brush primer lightly over top. Dry brush flat gray paint sporadically over top. Add a little black in paint and repeat. lightly sand. Coat with stain once more, seal and done!
The plates are hung using adhesive discs. The 4" disc can support a plate up to 6lbs. They have little metal hooks so they're easy to hang, and the discs come right off with hot water! From Hobby Lobby: The small ones were 1.99, the large ones were 2.99.