Map Dresser - so fun, and maps are pretty inexpensive or something you already have! I can see this applied to a child's dresser or headboard or pictures on a wall.- would paint the dresser a dark color maybe red or blue for a more masculine room.
Fun stencil ideas and tips from bhg. Pin says"First, prime and paint your dresser a wallpaper-style stencil (home centers and crafts stores carry these) to transfer designs to the drawer fronts in a contrast color"
Like the idea of patterned front- but would prob do the dresser in black! This is how I re-finished Liana's dresser. Sanded it down, primed, painted, and modge podged WRAPPING PAPER on the drawers! SO easy and SO cute.
Geometric Blues: This secondhand dresser was given a fresh coat of white paint then a Moroccan-inspired design was painted on the drawer faces. Design by Joanne Palmisano. How to Paint a Geometric Design on a Dresser
IKEA Hackers: IKEA TARVA Textured Panel Dresser Makeover - lots of Ikea dresser hacks out there - I like the addition of texture with the cloth panels. I think I would Mod Podge and paint though, for the sake of durability and cleanability