How to Upgrade an ugly oak bookshelf to look like a Pottery Barn one. Added a baseboard riser to make it taller and a board at the top, then added trim and crown moulding, painted with a stain blocking primer and Country Chic Paint in Dark Roast
A Fabulous DIY Bookcase: paint bookshelf, modpodge wrapping paper on the back of the shelves (paint shelves an alt color maybe?) then spray paint some accessories in bright, kid-friendly colors. Look into dipping some cute knick-knacks into plasti-dip for soft, safe, decor like the blue lions. SUPER CUTE!!- Ohhh I want to do this for my office space!!!
This farmhouse pine bookcase has been painted in Annie Sloan Country Grey with a lightened version of Provence inside. This living room staple is the perfect place to store your books and ornaments, with subtle pastel colours and pretty detailing. http://www.thetreasuretrove.co.uk/cabinets-and-storage/shabby-chic-pine-bookcase-with-bun-feet