Basket Table: Storage on Wheels - Step-by-Step - DIY Craft How To’s and Instructions - Martha Stewart . personally I'm not that keen on the basket or wheels as pictured, however the concept could work well on a variety of baskets.
Pick up a mid-century style dresser or desk from a garage sale or thrift store, choose your favourite color palette, and paint each drawer a different shade in that palette. Leave the wood frame as is like the piece above or paint it white.
What a great way to recycle an old crate. I could use two of these in my living room. Since I do not have a coffee table, I could use these as side tables and then wheel them around to wherever I needed them. I am on a mission to find some crates!
Like shipping pallets, wooden cable spools are another item that is usually found for free on Craigslist. Since cable spools are limited by their shape there are fewer repurposing options, but they make a great coffee table bookcase.