Mid-Century Bookshelf Building Plans

Erik from Better When Built says that he used to try and save money by buying cheap furniture. However, he eventually learned it doesn’t save money at all when your furniture doesn’t last and ends up falling apart! Erik was ready to replace the cheap white particle board bookshelf in his bedroom and discovered a […Read More]

Two-Shelf Open Bookcase for $40

Staci shares how she was inspired by the Shanty 2 Chic sisters to break out the power tools and build a bookshelf for her home office. The plans come from Ana White, but Staci modified them to build a shorter shelf that would fit her space. She even shares how her husband saved money by […Read More]

Industrial Rolling Bookshelf

Lisa from Texas Décor had a corner in her living room that needed a more substantial piece of furniture but just couldn’t decide what it should be. That’s where’s Dear Lillie’s gorgeous Restoration Hardware inspired rolling cart comes in. Lisa followed the tutorial to make the cart for only $105 – instead of $2,500! Lisa […Read More]

Industrial Rolling Bookshelf

Ashley from Cherished Bliss had an awkward space in her dining room that was begging for some TLC. She knew she needed a large, tall piece of furniture to balance out all the other long, skinny pieces in the room. She came across a rolling bookshelf from Restoration Hardware and then found plans on Ana […Read More]

Ladder Bookshelf for Craft Storage

I absolutely adore this ladder bookshelf from Cindy at Cinsarah. Cindy says that she had an empty wall in her master bedroom office nook that had become a dumping ground for her sewing machine and “crafting leftovers.” She knew some shelving was in order and managed to get her husband on board with building a […Read More]

Open Modern Bookshelf

Melissa from Habitat loves CB2 and their modern pieces. A bookcase with an open structure recently caught her eye, and although she loved the look, she sure wasn’t about to drop $500 on a shelf. Instead, she committed a weekend and $100 to build her own spitting image. This eye-catching, architectural shelf has a whole […Read More]

Rustic Wood Bookshelf

All you regular KOD readers probably remember the awesome platform bed, nightstand, and shelves that Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic built for her son’s bedroom. This construction queen has been at it again with an Ana White bookshelf. As if Whitney’s mad building skills aren’t enough, she has this shelf styled to the nines with […Read More]