I like this yellow I think.

Would this be a cool if the bookcase were black instead of white?

Ok this has soo much potential. You want to incorporate Middle Earth into that theme? This is a way we could do it. Middle earth maps as the backdrop of bookshelves. Easy to do. Or you could pull together any Tolkien text or quotes and we could type it up in a LOTR font, print it and mod podge it into the backdrop. Maybe stain the paper or print it on special paper.

Colourful shadow boxes

Problem #1: Your walls are a shade of blah and you can't paint it since you're renting. Incorporate color or pattern by painting the back of a bookshelf or hutch—genius! 5 other ways to decorate your rental:

DIY pallet Bookshelf.

Simple stack of multiple fabric-covered foam pads. makes a cushy "sofa" in the playroom, and can be pulled apart for multiple sleepover guests, movie night pillows, or tumbling games, etc.

Look at how far a little spray paint can go - loving this Ikea hack

Adding color to a simple bookcase adds such 'wowfactor'. You can do it inexpensively without the mess of paint by using fabric attached with spray adhesive to foam core board cut to fit inside the bookcases. Then just replace the shelves. Easily changed when you change your decor.

rock star bookcases - DIY

What a cute and easy way to make a simple black bookcase chic. I've had some toile contact paper for a while. Now I know what to do with it!

Bookshelf decorating ideas

love the pop of color.

no. 2 for piano room?

To create dividers use extra Billy shelves for $5 at IKEA trimmed with miter saw to fit vertically between the shelves. They’re secured with a few brad nails. The result was a more custom looking bookshelf with division every other shelf. The backs are painted in Glidden’s ‘Regal Wave’ a dark moody blue.

DIY bookcase...wallpaper the back.

LOVE this space! Bench at the end, DIY w/ikea tables???

I want to wallpaper behind my shelf or do a matte/ gloss paint stencil treatment behind our built in shelves :)

Upcycle an old ladder into a corner bookshelf

fun