Also on these boards
Use baby's crib to make a bench. Great idea to repurpose a sentimental item. I might have to actually try this one day. I was always going to keep my son's crib on the off chance that he might want to use it himself one day, but seeing as though they are banning all drop side cribs I might have to rethink that!
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.
Dressed as twins, two Scandinavian-style chairs perform as a hall bench. Choose any two chairs with square seats. Perk them up with paint, bolt them together, and layer on one long toile-covered cushion. A metal design reminiscent of pie safes gives the backs a punch of style. Check hardware stores for the supple metal used for roof flashing, then punch a traced pattern using an awl.