I see a lot of "almost" bookshelves. They hold books and look "design-y" but they waste energy and space. If you are really into books, it's not about the cute shelves. It's about the books. Make that space hold as many as it can.
Thierry W. Despont said of the library he created in a Georgian Revival house, also of his making, in Toronto, Canada. The library’s baronial design, a riff on the domed hall of Palladio’s Villa Capra.
Many people dream of having a secret room in their house. It is a great way to keep your kids entertained, and they love the mystery of a secret room. Here we collected some creative secret room ideas for your inspiration.
We love everything about this window-filled corner, not to mention the view. The picture window maximizes the view, while the double-hungs give ventilation. We also love the low built-in book cases that have function as window seats.
oh-thebookfeels: “My book nook for now (Before anyone judges my rainbow shelves… When you move 1600 miles and have to move again in a few months, you need some organization! I normally organize by author/series/genre though :).