Whether you’re looking to organize, store or display, shelves are an easy way to get the job done. We have a large IKEA Expedit unit in the living room that I am forever rearranging and looking for a way to make it more personal and less Ikea. While looking for ideas, I found some other really cool ideas for shelving …
Crates. I love old crates anyway, and hanging them on the wall gets them up off the floor and makes for a charming and cozy place to store things. [And hello – casters! Love it!]
DIY tutorial from Factory Direct Craft Blog
Loving these ladder shelves [um, and the guitar collection – especially the steel – killer]. Great for an industrial touch.
DIY tips via Networx
A shelf made out of magazines? Yep – National Geographics. Pretty darn awesome.
by designer, Sean Miller
Don’t have a fireplace mantle? Make one and use it as a shelf. If you’re not very wood shop friendly, scour craigslist and salvage shops that carry architectural items for an old mantle to use.
DIY via Linda of Burlap & Blue
Super rustic … I love bringing natural elements into the home and this driftwood shelf does it perfectly.
DIY via Design*Sponge
Bringing new meaning to the word bookshelf. These shelves ARE books! You can choose from a selection of titles too.
available at Sleek Identity
Who knew that mushrooms made such great display shelves? The DIY is a little involved, but well worth it. Will someone please make some for me????
DIY via Finder Maker