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Great idea for the play room cubbies.Color Splash: Painted Cabinet - Need to spruce up a little one’s room or add storage? A tall cabinet works like a charm, particularly when you take time to give it a fresh new look. Some white paint, and another color for the shelf interiors, and you will have a great storage solution that is fun and updated. Add a bit of crown molding on top to finish off the piece and it will look like you got it straight from that expensive furniture store down the block.
Top 60 Furniture Makeover DIY Projects and Negotiation Secrets. Here, they added crown molding + paint
Adding crown molding to your furniture...this is a cool idea for a kids room!!!! <3
Repainted bookshelves for kid's room storage. by l!sa
Color Splash: Painted Cabinet - Top 60 Furniture Makeover DIY Projects and Negotiation Secrets
extra moulding around door = more interest. a few piece of trim and white paint inbetween achieves the look.
Old door turned into shelf. Looks easy enough for DIY
The Art of Bookshelf Arranging - some tips & a lot of great pictures from various sources.
I love the idea of adding really bold colours in hidden spaces, like the interior of cabinets, closets, or washrooms. coloredbookcase.jpg (379×640)
Ideas like this are why I am always looking for old doors!
Vintage Door Repurposed Bookshelf.
diy pallet bookshelves - so going to make me one of these
Crazy Little Projects...wooden crates painted and stacked. Great idea for extra book shelves in my classroom!
$3 DIY Pallet Bookshelf. Adam has been talking about building a bookshelf. He would love this idea.
Shutters Repurposed into Bookshelf. It's wonderful, but seems like a LOT of work for lazy ol' me.
Alternative to crown molding: quarter-round molding and thin chair rail molding with four inches of white paint on the wall in between. Genius!
Swivel cabinets. DIY with stock cabinets from Target or Walmart, a lazy susan, and a little crown molding. Add corkboard, mirror, hooks, baskets, etc.