The evolution of a built-in

So it all started with a $75 craigslist find, a credenza that just happened to be slightly wider than the niche in our living room.  The niche that's been driving me crazy since we moved in.  The niche that has been home to our much, much too small armoire and exposed speaker elements for far too long.

Here's the process (and future plans):
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Clearly, I'm still suffering from my sickness - the one that manifests itself in an irresistable urge to maim perfectly good furniture.  At least I don't have to look at that sad little armoire anymore :)
A larger in-progress shot 
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