A great place to curl up. I've always dreamed of having an indoor library as a room in my future home. Comfy chairs, coffee table, shelves upon shelves of books, open backyard window, NO tv in that room.
I wrote a whole post about swapping your bookcases for wall-mounted shelving. Wall-mounted shelving takes up less space, and can almost appear to blend in with the wall. Image from Stadshem, via Freshhome.
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ABC bookcase All the great ideas are simple and this motto is so true when you look at the "Read Your Book Case", designed by Eva Alessandrini and Roberto Saporiti, for the italian furniture design firm Saporiti.