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    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.

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    • Ashley Casebolt

      WOW ... gorgeous ... Ikea Billy Bookcases made to look like built ins. She did a FABULOUS job! LOVE! DIY bookshelves

    • Nana Morgan

      DIY built in bookcases - We purchased four Ikea Billy bookcases and "built them" in with trim work. Custom look for not-so custom budget! http://justagirlblog.c…

    • ct-sketches

      What about the idea of using all that vertical space in your living room where the tv is now?? With IKEA bookshelves you can make great use of that vertical space for storage and to make it look cool and pretty with color, books etc etc IKEA Billy bookcases hacked with moulding and trim and robin's egg blue painted back panels

    • Lia Ghirardelli

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    • Ashley Martin

      DIY bookshelves using IKEA's Billy Bookcases! Totally going on my living room wall.

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      DIY built in bookcases - We purchased four Ikea Billy bookcases and

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      DIY built in bookcases -links to a blog using Ikea Billy bookcases

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      Ikea Billy Bookcases made to look like built ins. DIY bookshelves

    • Eugenia Murray

      DIY IKEA Billy bookcases as builtins with blue background

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