the Crafty Woman: Playroom Library -- simple DIY bookshelves. People are more likely to read, when they can see the cover of the book. -- I want to make these shelves for the boys' room, and a set for myself in my room as well.
home decor - storage jars: gold, lion, giraffe, hippo glue plastic animals onto the lid and paint! (photo is from etsy but you could make your own with saved jars, dollar store animals & god spray paint