An idea worth sharing

I’m so tickled when I come across  innovative ideas…something that impresses the juice out me, then I lament at my lack of time to really do stuff (sigh). Check this out

A father wrote: My 7 year old son has this random collection of stuff he calls his ‘mini museum’ – rocks, fossils, marbles, old film canisters – in other words, he’s a hoarder! Anyway, he asked if I could make a display cabinet for it all but added that he wanted the cabinet to be disguised so that it wasn’t obvious to people that it would have a treasure trove of stuff inside

My 7 year old son has this random collection of stuff he calls his ‘mini museum’ – rocks, fossils, marbles, old film canisters – in other words, he’s a hoarder! Anyway, he asked if I could make a display cabinet for it all but added that he wanted the cabinet to be disguised so that it wasn’t obvious to people that it would have a treasure trove of stuff inside.
Read more at http://www.ikeahackers.net/2013/12/fake-bookcase-hides-secret-cabinet-2.html#zwLDrR7zG2RfPEkc.99

So smart Dad decides to turn this

My 7 year old son has this random collection of stuff he calls his ‘mini museum’ – rocks, fossils, marbles, old film canisters – in other words, he’s a hoarder! Anyway, he asked if I could make a display cabinet for it all but added that he wanted the cabinet to be disguised so that it wasn’t obvious to people that it would have a treasure trove of stuff inside.
Read more at http://www.ikeahackers.net/2013/12/fake-bookcase-hides-secret-cabinet-2.html#zwLDrR7zG2RfPEkc.99
Ikea bookcase

Ikea bookcase

into this

Secret compartment

Secret compartment

Head over to Ikea Hacker to read how he did it. So simple, so so simple!

The things you do for your kids, parenting done right.

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This entry was written by Ray-Lee and published on January 5, 2014 at 12:00 pm. It’s filed under Accessories, Construction, Craft/Home, Creativity, DIY and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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