Great Bookshelf Ornament!

February 19, 2017

miniature-library-in-a-bookshelf

Gail Sisolak, who writes the delightful (if rather cat-photo-heavy) blog Wrote Trips, posted this photo on her     Facebook page; I don’t know where she found it.

But isn’t it wonderful?

 


Unusual Bookcases

February 11, 2017

bizarre-bookcase

Apartment Therapy searched its archives and found these photos of ten bizarre-looking bookcases.

Some of these bookshelves are as expensive as they are unusual. The bookcase pictured above cost $860. Think how many books that much money would buy!

Found at Apartment Therapy’s Facebook page


Two Dozen Ideas for Home Bookshelves

February 5, 2017

desk-cum-bookshelf

Some of these 24 ideas posted by BuzzFeed for shelving books at home have been posted before, some are downright dreadful-looking, and all of them look fairly pricey. But – hey – there’s no harm in looking, right? Maybe you could adapt one or more of these ideas in a more affordable form?

Found on BuzzFeed’s Facebook page


It’s a Gutter! It’s a Shelf! It’s a Gutter-Shelf!

February 13, 2014

Gutters as shelves

We’ve seen other incarnations of this idea, but it’s still such a clever, do-able, and inexpensive idea – especially for a kiddie’s room – that we’re reposting it again.

Found at Atlanta-based retired librian Karen Skellie’s Facebook page


Nifty Nightstand for Booklovers

September 3, 2013

Nifty nightstand

Posted to Facebook on 1/11/12 by Missoula, Montana-based librarian Kimberly Beatty (aka The Goodwill Librarian)


Nifty Bookshelf Idea du Jour

December 10, 2012

fireescapeshelf2There weren’t any books on this contraption when this photo was taken, but there could’ve been!

Found at Cool Things


Avant-Garde Bookshelf Designs

September 18, 2012

Design Paragon has posted photos of almost three dozen (!) bookcases with unusual designs.

You may have seen some of these before, but others will probably be new to you.

Found at Shelf Awareness for Readers