Am sooo pleased!!! Scored a great bargain from a yard sale. It’s very sturdy & will provide LOTS of storage for fabric, books, notions, etc. Now need to start stacking me stackable bookcases (those white things in the background, lower left & right) to make use of vertical space, a la designer Christopher Lowell.
And speaking of organizing, how cool is it that this week’s photo challenge coincides with The Organising Project?! What, you say? She’s bought another shelf for that tiny space when she’s already got 6?!
It’s all about that stuff in the background, Possums – those places of I-wish-obcurity, unnoticed & unseen (see definition #2, next para.) that should be a sofa for sitting rather than book & fabric storage.
From my favorite dictionary: BACK”GROUND, n. [back and ground.] Ground in the rear or behind, as opposed to the front. 2. A place of obscurity, or shade; a situation little seen, or noticed.
In other words, it’s all about that stuff in the background – fabric strewn over sofa, and boxes & books on the floor –
cleverly mostly cut out of the frame. Besides, who doesn’t need storage for all their sewing inventory & gear???