$10 DIY from Apartment Therapy: $5.99 "Marius" stool from IKEA + elbow grease + time = super chic woodsy table.
inventive ikea hack table
Mussel Wreath - Getting the mussels is as much fun as making the wreath! You can get them at the beach or eat a big bowl at your favorite restaurant and ask for a doggy bag… But please don’t take live mussels just to make a wreath. http://blog.oceanofferings.com/category/crafts/page/3/
Hide the litter box in a drawer with an aesthetically pleasing cutout for a door! I think this would be great in the mud or laundry room.
DIY IKEA Stairway to Kitty Heaven | moderncat :: cat products, cat toys, cat furniture, and more…all with modern style
Using a dead corner - a cat climb with hidden "rooms" behind each shelf