Cara from Build It Craft It Love It was in need of book storage for her son’s teeny tiny bedroom. She found the perfect design in wood and wire hanging baskets from PB Teen but needed to modify the size to better fit her limited wall space. Cara says, “This project is so simple and [...Read More]
After getting bunk beds for her boys’ room, Jen from Scissors and Spatulas wanted a wall-hanging book bin like those from Land of Nod for her little guy on the top. There was no way though she was paying $70 for “a few pieces of wood.” Jen’s hubby grabbed some scrap wood and trim pieces from the garage and put a book rack together with just a few screws and nails.
Jen painted it blue, and it’s just like the real deal. The only difference… about $65!
Jayna from Rock N Regalia turned a thrift store plate rack into a book bin for her son’s room. After a light sanding, she simply spray painted the rack and had hubs add some molding to hold the books. I totally agree with Jayna that hanging book bins are great because they do not take [...Read More]
Michell from Girl In Air created this tree bookshelf as a place to display cookbooks in her kitchen. Michell used her jigsaw to cut the trunk and branches from some scrap wood. She also used leftover paint from her kitchen, making this project totally FREE! What a totally original way to store books. I can [...Read More]