Are you a crafty bookworm? Hide your treasures—or maybe important documents and your whiskey collection—in plain sight with this sneaky tutorial for making your own secret bookshelf storage box from Chris at Man Made!


This would be a great way to repurpose those damaged books piled up at your local thrift store. Plus, it’d make a great handmade gift for your favorite bibliophile (provided you can assure them that no still-readable books were harmed in its making).

Want to build one this weekend? Check out the full how-to over on Man Made.