Make It Yourself: 9 Smart & Stylish DIY Nightstands for Small Spaces
A nightstand is a nice thing to have: everyone could use a little spot for a glass of water, and maybe a lamp, and a little bedside reading, and their phone while it’s charging. If your bedroom’s too tiny for a traditional nightstand, you could try one of these 11 nightstands that are perfect for small bedrooms — or, if you’re feeling especially crafty, use one of these nine DIYs to make your own.
Above: DIY Parsons nightstand from A Beautiful Mess. (You can get your lumber cut to the proper length at the hardware store, so this is a great project even if you don’t have a lot of tools.)
DIY hanging table from Monsters Circus.
DIY crate nightstand from Dwell Beautiful.
DIY hanging shelf from Vtwonen.
DIY tray table from Vtwonen. (The bottom shelf provides tons of extra storage.)
DIY bedside table/lamp combo from Elle South Africa.
DIY midcentury nighstand from Burkatron.
This photo from Varpunen doesn’t have an accompanying DIY, but it’s a fairly simple and easy to execute idea: a wooden cube, painted in geometric patterns and mounted to the wall.
For super duper small spaces: a DIY wall mounted side table from Poppytalk.