What to do with plain book cases?!?!

I have a pair of black book case that I got from Ikea like 6 years ago and they are in my front room/office. They need some amping up!
I have NO CLUE what to do!
I need your help! Here are a few things that I have come across…
I love all of these ideas. I also thought about doing wallpaper on the back of the bookcase, or maybe doing a some type trim! I need help people! Let me know if you have any ideas!

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  1. I L.O.V.E. the faux built-ins that centsationalgirl did with the IKEA bookcases! I plan on doing something similar in our home library….actually, I plan on having my HUSBAND do something similar in our home library. :-)It’s amazing what a little crown molding can do.~Larenda

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