So, I love the robin's egg blue color that is so popular on so many blogs right now. However, it's not something that would really work for any of the rooms I have upstairs (except Mim's room, which is going to happen). But inspiration struck when Mike and I got a new dresser and moved the old one downstairs. I realized I could paint it any color I wanted, since it was going to stay in the basement and provide fabric storage, until someday it becomes Mim's big girl room dresser.
So, the before:
I just had an idea. How cool would it be to someday turn this into a hutch? Turn the bottom 2 drawers into a cupboards and build a hutch over the top. Ooooo. Here's the color I used, by the way: