I missed posting about this in June (where did the month go?). I am in love with what Sarah of Three Boys has done with her dining room. Turning it into a library was ingenious and her budget minded furnishings are amazing. The bookcases from IKEA with added crown molding gives a truly built-in look. Makes me want to sit down and read a good book on a rainy day… Read more here.
Many of you who own older homes have the same problem I have – small bedrooms with every nook has to be maximized. Here is a handy idea from Better Homes and Gardens of turning book shelves into a headboard which not only provide much needed storage but also act as a piece of art.
These units could be found by looking in thrift stores or here are some already painted white available at Target. A couple of these would do the trick!