Build a built in installation around an old buffet or dresser.

Homeowners used an antique buffet and built it into their kitchen by adding cabinetry around it. Do this around antique hutch in banquette dining space.

china cabinet

Beautiful: Century Furniture Dining Room Country House China Cabinet - Walter E. Smithe - 10 Chicagoland locations in Illinois and Merrillville, Indiana

Annie Sloan chalk painted china cabinet... beautiful.

This China cabinet painted with Chalk Paint® in color Old Violet, stenciled with Paloma, Clear Waxed. Custom Painted by TLC Design Studio. Toile again, liking that look.

love book nooks like this

window seat flanked by bookshelves, windowseat was built-in, so pretty and cozy & great use of space