Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Repurposed Above Tv Shelf

Repurposed Above Tv Shelf

Remember when I told you that I had a plan for the extra piece of desk from the my How to Make A Bunk Bed Desk project? I needed to cut the IKEA table top in order to use it as a desk and for it to fit properly. I turned that extra piece into a shelf... well it didn't need too much work to do that since it was mostly already done for me but it did need a bracket, screw and nails. I thought about spray painting it but I couldn't decide on a color and then whenever I mention spray painting something I would get the look of  "Not another spray painting project" so for now I decided to keep it simple and white. No spray painting necessary since it was already from a white table.

At first I tried the bracket this way but it didn't work out.

So I turned it to the other side.

Next all I needed to do was to hammer it into the wall. 



I made sure to add my drawing that I did when I was younger.  


A nice section for my perfume (so that no little toddler hands get a hold of it)and a bear for security.



Decorative boxes for storage. 


I thought another piece of work that I made when I was younger worked well here.



It was a very simple project and later if I am in the mood for a change I could always spray paint it!


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16 comments:

  1. Hi Shanice, You did a great job creating that shelf by yourself. I always need my husband to help me with stuff like that. I stopped by your About Me page and I am an Ontario girl as well. I just want to encourage you as a young Mom and older sister. I pray that you have strength each day to accomplish the things that occur in everyday life. Have a blessed week! Diane

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    1. Thank Diane my fellow Ontarian, you left such a sweet comment. It made my day hearing your encouraging strengthening words today. I am so glad that you enjoyed my project and hope you continue to stop by :)

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  2. Great repurpose! And your drawing is awesome! Love how you used it in your decor :)
    Can't wait to see what you'll share with us next! Thanks for linking up to VMG206 Brag About It!
    ~Laurie

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    1. Thank you Laurie, it is one of my favourite drawings!

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  3. Great way to repurpose the unused desk piece! It turned out great, love the art. So glad you shared with us at Merry Monday. Hope to see you again at the next party.

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  4. Wonderful job on the shelf! Thank you for sharing! You are one of the fan favorites at the Sunday Showcase from the Make it Pretty Monday party at The Dedicated House. Here is the link so you can check out your feature. Hope to see you again tomorrow at the party! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

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  5. I forgot to leave the link. LOL http://www.thededicatedhouse.com/2015/03/the-sunday-showcase-from-make-it-pretty_22.html Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

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    1. I will be sure to check it out. Thanks again!

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  6. Great repurpose - love it. I love your drawing. Thank you for sharing at Share It One More Time. Cathy

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  7. I great idea for the shelf. Looks great. Thanks for linking up and sharing with us at Funtastic Friday. Please join us again this week.

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  8. What a great idea! Thanks so much for sharing at #HomeMattersParty. I hope you will join us again for our next Linky Party. The door is open TONIGHT 9pm PST at http://wp.me/p4hrab-BG

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    1. Thank you Kristi, see you at your party :)

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