You鈥檝e been in the market for a fancy new furnishing to add to the empty wall in your bedroom. While your search may produce some easy, already-assembled items, this DIY crate bookcase is a unique and vibrant piece you won鈥檛 find anywhere else. After four easy steps, you鈥檒l be left with a stunning side piece perfect for all of your book club reads! Scroll below to see how to get started on this cool-girl creation.

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You鈥檒l need:

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Instructions:

1. Spray paint your crates. Let them dry for at least 4 hours.

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2. Arrange the bottom row of the bookshelf. Fasten together using the drill and wood screws. Pro tip: Install a couple of screws in different places to make sure the bookcase is secure.

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3. Layer in more crates using the same method until your desired bookshelf height is reached.

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4. Accent the final product with your most favorite plant babies, books, and decorative accessories!

What DIY projects are you making for your room? Let us know at @BritandCo!

(Photos via Brittany Griffin / Brit + Co)