Maura had recently made the move to a small studio apartment with walls, a lot of blank space to fill with a small decorating budget. One Saturday after breakfast, an idea on how to transform her dining area with DIY painted wall art came to her.
We've used a similar corner shelving unit to create space in a small 7 by 9 ft room. It's a great, easy shelving solution for small spaces (although installing it was a bit tricky as the walls weren't plumb.
Crate Bookshelves: Find a wooden crate at craft store, paint any color you want, cut in half with table saw, attach hanging brackets with screws and attach to wall. Immediate eye catching book storage for little ones.