I really like this idea for an office or a library. Convert an old globe into a pendant light! Seems easy enough. Buy a lamp kit at your local hardware store, take apart a globe and drill a larger hole for the light. Put remainder of light together.
LOVE>>>>>DIY: PALLET COUCH - With the right crisp fabric some pallets and a twin mattress (or high density foam) and maybe some paint, this is an easy answer to living room coziness and extra guest sleeping.
DIY home decor inspiration - upcycled half table. Once again, I couldn't find the original source for this, but it looks French design by Astier de Vilatte, so I'd recommend checking that out, or making your own!
Sliding barn doors to hide laundry area; slide out of the way to be completely unobtrusive when you need to work within the space I don't much care for the barn look but the slide door is cool even a pocket door would be a good idea