Make the most of bookshelves and built-ins with fabulous accessory arrangements.
One gal's scrap metal is another's treasure. Katie rescued this tattered radiator cover from a flea market. She primed and painted the entire piece (what a difference paint makes!), then added two shelves inside. She created a walnut veneer base for the bottom, and filled the shelves with some of her favorite things.
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For the wall of my peninsula! Make it so it can hold my mixer and other beautiful but bulky kitchenware Kitchen Bookcase Storage For an unexpected twist, add a bookcase in the kitchen. Store cookbooks on lower shelves for easy access and display colored serving pieces and dishes on the other shelves. Drawers along the bottom store utensils and linens
Why not bring a bookcase into the kitchen? Here, a built in storage unit displays colorful cookbooks and serving pieces.
Family Room Decorating Ideas
Ever thought to turn your window area into a small office? This built-in desk and added bookshelves make for a delightful work area with a view.
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Bookcase Buffet- Need extra space for your dishes? Push two bookcases together to make an instant buffet. Napkins fit neatly in a utensil caddy, while spare linens stack in a pretty baking dish on the bottom shelf. Take advantage of the shelf height by placing small items on a tiered rack designed for pantries.
Fabulous Furniture Makeovers
Don't you just want to grab a book from these shelves and curl up and read in that cozy daybed?