Create a custom shelving unit for your living room, by Rianne

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Inspiration for your do-it-yourself shelving unit project

Imagine: a living room where every decorative piece and book has its own place, realized by you and refined by R., an inspiring do- it-self example. We are looking at a custom-made shelving unit that is not only functional, but also a visual statement in the room.

The structure and design of the cupboard

This shelving unit is an example of customization and accuracy, with wood that has been sawn to size with precision by The entire cabinet is carefully composed of 18 mm pine carpentry panel and 15 mm blank MDF, a smart combination that combines robustness with a refined appearance. The cupboard, with a natural wood color, consists of several compartments in different sizes, making it possible to find a suitable place for every object.

The perfect addition to the living room

The cupboard is placed in the living room, a space where functionality meets personal style. The warmth of the pine panels and the neutral shade of the MDF fit seamlessly into the contemporary living room, where the elegant contrast with a bold wallpaper line gives extra depth and character to the space.

Benefits of a homemade shelving unit /h3>

The freedom you have in terms of dimensions and choice of materials is one of the biggest advantages when you decide to make a shelving unit yourself. This flexibility ensures that you can tailor the cabinet exactly to your wishes and the dimensions of your living room. Furthermore, this can be a budget-friendly option compared to ready-made furniture pieces.

Style and finish

The cabinet is fully finished and the result is a radiant display of minimalist and rustic style . The choice of natural wood with a discreet finish emphasizes the beauty of the material and adds authenticity to the interior.

The charm of pine

Pine carpentry panel is an excellent choice for those who love maintains a natural look. Its warm tone and distinctive grain pattern bring atmosphere to any room. In addition, pine is relatively light and easy to work with, making it an ideal candidate for DIY projects.

The versatility of MDF Blank

MDF Blank is a smooth, durable and versatile material that ensures clean lines in any construction. It is a fantastic canvas for paint or stain, allowing you to make your project even more personal. The uniformity in structure makes MDF perfect for a refined finish without unwanted surprises.

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How next?

Want to make this DIY project? Check out Rianne's saw list and complete your order easily.

€ 580,55

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