This is not your everyday, ordinary and easy do-it-yourself furniture design: this took skill, forethought and careful cuts to come into being but was clearly worth the effort. The result? A space-saving combination bookcase-and-bedroom that provides privacy but also uses functional walls with an additional purpose.

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As any good do-it-yourselfer should know to do, these creative construction specialists documented each phase of the process from essentially the same angle so you can see the structure being built – quite literally from the ground up. While you might not want to replicate this complex process yourself it should certainly inspire you to think twice before building a single-function bookcase or other book shelving system.