Before and After: A Bedroom Dresser Turned Rolling Kitchen Island

by Brittni Mehlhoff
Photo: Yellow Brick Home

I love seeing DIY projects that involve remixing a piece of furniture for an entirely new purpose. And this dresser DIY definitely fits that category. Not only does the 'after' version look completely different, it also serves a brand new use, as a kitchen island (complete with butcher block and all). Curious to see how it turned out?   

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How to: Make a Simple Freestanding Shelving Unit

by Rachel Mae Smith
DIY Shelving Unit
Photo: Carrie Waller

I've been on the hunt for a unique bookcase for a while, but am striking out when it comes to finding something in my price range. If you're like me and fed up with those assembly required bookcases, but don't have a fortune to spend on the one of your dreams, make it instead! While this tutorial uses power tools, the step by step instructions make it easier than you might think. It might even take less effort than trying to figure out the Ikea instructions, but see for yourself! 

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