storage is a necessary evil but hey, if we can pretty it up, why not? siri from norway gives these apa storage boxes a makeover.
“we made very nice boxes out of these apa storage boxes. we used some fabric, the kind of fabric that you would maybe have on the kitchen table – glossy and easy to clean. we glued it on, and painted the wooden parts brown.” link.
Updated! February 25, 2009
Divya has a small kitchen and did not have enough cabinet space for her pots ‘n’ pans. So, “We went to Ikea with an intention of buying a shelf, but we had the challenge of dealing with the aesthetics as well. We live in a small unit with combined living and dining and did not want to display a shelf full of pots ‘n’ pans.