Bookcase makeover

Give your bookcase a fresh new look with these creative makeover ideas. Find inspiration to transform your bookcase into a stylish and functional piece of furniture.

Beyond their obvious main purpose, books can be a terrific decorating tool, only made better by great shelving. Below, we’ve rounded up 15 of the best bookcase makeovers we’ve seen on Apartment Therapy, from painted Facebook Marketplace finds to newly-crafted built-ins and more. Scroll through these bookshelf refreshes and get inspired to upgrade your reading nook.

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Diane Schindler
Decoration, Upcycling, Vintage, In A Nutshell, Longest Yard Sale, Small Bookshelf, Hey Yall, Bookcase, Small Bookcase

Hello, amazing Friends! Today I am sharing some of my favorite thrifty makeovers! The theme for this month's Get Your DIY On challenge is "Wood", and when I think of wood, I automatically think of the stash of old fence pickets I have in my garage. Nothing makes my heart go pitter patter like seeing a

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Dawn Boihem
Decoration, Diy, Tutorials, Upcycling, Deko, Bricolage, Manualidades, Fai Da Te, Upgrade

Once I decided to build a Pottery Barn knock-off desk for my husband, I knew the desk would be lonely without a pair of classic bookshelves. Its hard to find good bookshelves people, especially tall ones. When you look online, you find a sea of particle board and bad laminate. Luckily, once upon a time (like... the 90's) you could easily find solid wood bookshelves. The best news is, since "they" decided oak is ugly, you can pick up a pair of these babies for peanuts on Craigslist. After a…

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Christine Langteau
Vintage, Home Décor, Repurposed Furniture, Diy, Diy Bookcase Makeover, Bookcase Makeover, Bookcase Storage, Cheap Bookcase, Upcycle Bookcase

We recently completed a cheap bookcase makeover that I am thrilled about! This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosure. I am currently in the midst of renovating my home office, and one project I have wanted to tackle is this cheap bookcase makeover project. The project was taking a bit longer than anticipated because my almost-one-year-old is…

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Chae W