cool use of old drawers: re-use a dresser.using just the drawers This could be interesting because then you could use the actual dresser without the drawer as shelves to. So one dresser = two sets of shelves.
Just a neat idea for shadow boxes in general doesnt have to be with drawers . DIY dresser drawers into shelves. Plan: buy old dresser. Use drawers for this. Paint/redo main dresser and turn into bookshelf.
I am so doing this with Austin's old dresser! Little Dresser To Cute Cabinet . gutting the whole thing since she was missing a drawer anyway & added shelving & then open frame doors to complete the look .