The communal consensus in my flat was that we needed more shelf space in the kitchen as all the cupboards were bulging with tinned food (CHD)* and pasta, and we appear to have accumulated far too many cups and stuff. So the hunt was on to resolve this problem. Ikea style pine shelving was the obvious solution as all other shelving is nauseating MDF with wood effect and anything made from solid wood cost around £250, fuck that.
My boss had ordered 39 1950's French apple crates off ebay and no longer required them, so I made really good use out of 9. And we all went to bed with a warm cup of hot chocolate.
or should I say - fin
* Council House Dinners