FRENCH COUNTRY COTTAGE: Building a Vintage Inspired Farmhouse Kitchen - they used posts for the stairs and turned them upside down for "legs" for their shelving and anchoring some pre-fab cabinets. A great custom look! Lots of pics on this site, including the finished product.
13 genius IKEA hacks that solve ALL your storage problems
Attention: The RASKOG cart might be the most versatile product in all of IKEA (seriously). It's just as useful in your kitchen to hold spill-over pantry items as in your bathroom to corral makeup and toilet paper. - Cosmopolitan.co.uk