I absolutely love built-ins. When you have moved as many times as I have you start to hate the notion of excess pieces of furniture. Built-ins are not only functional but they really add charm and character to almost any space. And having a bookcase built-in in your home will make your home look more sophisticated and will give you a nice place to put some valuable decorations away from the reach of the children. Since we plan to buy a home again soon after selling EVERYTHING WE OWN only 6 months ago, I do believe built-ins like this one will be in my near future! This one is particularly lovely because of the addition of decorative trim.
Here’s how she did it: