If you want to keep your crib for sentimental reasons, but it takes up too much space why not turn it into a bench? --this would be so awesome to do with the twins cribs and use it at the kitchen table. Maybe alter them a bit but I like the idea!
Free, easy, step by step plans to build a picnic table that converts easily to two separate benches. The tabletops rotate to form bench backs. Detailed plans give you step by step instruction to build this multi-use outdoor staple for your deck or patio.