Those few inches of empty space under the bed are a great place to store extra pillows, sheets, blankets, and off-season clothing such as sweaters. Transform an Ikea under-bed storage box into an elegant piece that will look attractive under any bed.
Prefabricated under-bed storage box
Pieces of wooden lattice
Oak tag or thick construction paper
4 large snap fasteners
Snap-installation tool (comes with snap fasteners)
A perfect gift for a Memorial or Independence Day host, these patriotic tumblers are created using a process similar to eglomise -- the 18th-century French technique of painting directly on the reverse side of glass.