Repurpose a small dresser into a cute padded bench with storage. What a great idea for a guest room and a good way to refurbish a thrifted or roadside find. Toy room seat for parents to watch their chilred and store the toys! Rose For the end of the bed?
Desk repurposed into a tall chest. This tutorial is worth reading even if you don't want to make this piece of furniture. She has great vision of what can be done, and some great tips on steps in repurposing furniture in general.