Cut the legs off an old dresser and turn it into a bench with storage. Repurposed Buffet, Dressers Benches, Furniture Redo, Old Dressers, Cute Ideas, Great Ideas, Window Seats, Re Purpose, Entry Storage
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Budget-Friendly Bench A clever concrete block bench for only $30. Scrap fabric covers the pillows and the plank that top off this truly brilliant seating area.
Dresser Turned Bench- might take this idea and throw my own spin on it. make it lower to the ground. and ea. kid a window seat in their br. use the drawer to put blankets or as storage... a throw pillow to match the seat and maybe a little bookshelf on the side to hold a few of their favourite stories.
Make this a mudroom by substituting a long entry table with a beautiful tablescape on the right side, with a shelf on bottom for shoes and a shelf above for wicker baskets of stuff you need when leaving the house. You could also add boot trays under the bench for additional shoes.