Monthly Archives: March 2014

DIY Storage Ottoman

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The ottoman has had a long history of multifunctionality. It served as extra seating in early American households that had tight quarters and tighter budgets. Today, versions with under-lid storage, like the handsome example at right, push the utility ever further. It's the perfect place to stash blankets or store books, and the geometric design of the upholstery makes a bold statement. Here is DIY tutorial for making this really functional piece of furniture!

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Image credit: Non Makes Things

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How to make a corner shelf from an old door?

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Use an old door to make some stylish shelves in your room. This re-use project is one you’ll just love. Take an old solid core timber door and transform it into an appealing and handy corner shelf unit. Paint it in your favourite colour or sand it back and enjoy a distressed timber look – it’s your call. With this project, the door of opportunity is wide open.

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Image Credit: Craftaholics Anonymous

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