A lot of great ideas for turning old dresser drawer into fantastic looking shelves. We even have some before and after pictures of this DIY project from Shades of Grey. A nice use for drawers that have seen better days. Put them to new use on your wall as useful storage in the form of shelving. A cheaper alternative than bookshelves and more versatile as well.
With a solid anchor to the wall, you can even store heavier objects or hang items from the bottom, possibly using the handle as a make-shift hook of sorts. Painting or lining the bottom of the drawer now gives you a creative shelf back to add more personality to a boring old wall. Very useful for hanging a shelf above a table or a desk where a bookshelf won’t work.
Here are some more great ideas for upcycling dresser drawers into shelving.