You could take the nooks flanking the fireplace and transform with built-ins with crisp white molding. If you need the extra storage opt for cabinets on the bottom. Grey at back of shelves to contrast, add depth.
This farmhouse pine bookcase has been painted in Annie Sloan Country Grey with a lightened version of Provence inside. This living room staple is the perfect place to store your books and ornaments, with subtle pastel colours and pretty detailing.
Called the Jacques bookcase - inspiration for my Dry Cleaners glass door cabinet I want to build.do this with an Ikea Billy bookcase with glass doors. Bookcase with Wow Factor ~ fill with seashells, coral, etc.