Archive for the ‘Bookcases and Shelves’ Category


We live in a time when your kid may not be reading as much as you were and prefer more sitting in front of the computer and playing games or watching TV. Both books are a very important part of the child’s upbringing and we all want them to love reading. That’s why I think  [ Read More ]


You may not have known this but there comes a time, in every cluttered bookshelf, when it a cluttered bookshelf could use some well-needed organization. This brings about the question of what to keep, what to throw away and how to go about it all. Are there books you no longer need or not interested  [ Read More ]

Secret Bookcase Doors

December - 31 - 2012
Posted by karen

I’m sure you remember those movies when someone entered an office or library and suddenly a secret door appeared and the bookcase opened to reveal another room. It’s a detail that, for some reason, is very appealing for everyone. Maybe it’s the mystery or the suspense that is created when the door is opened or  [ Read More ]


The Dutch design studio,  Atelier 010, has completed a creatively ingenious bookshelf for people who like “sinking” into the universe of reading. Instead of going to a library, to feel that particularly beautiful feeling of belonging to that universe, entirely articulated with books or escape to the countryside, in search of tranquility, you can now  [ Read More ]


There’s impressive continuously captivating regarding drawers, isn’t there?  Possibly we’ll be very soon exceedingly inquiring soul here at Furniture styles, but the anonymity of what’s surrounded by a huge box of drawers is as convincing, if not additional so, then the definitions portion of furnishings itself.   Even extra fascinating is the contemplation of what  [ Read More ]


The Italian designer Marica Vizzuso has designed B-OK, it is a contemporary bookshelf. It has a great space-saving substitute which takes the shape of a huge tower but which can convert it into a room divider by unfolding itself. B-OK offers you the opportunity to save space as it can hold your books and also  [ Read More ]


Here is a chair that is also a bookshelf. It is called “Heavy Rabbit”. It is manufactured from welded modules of steel rods that form symmetrical geometric shapes, impressively bent by hand. Eighteen of such components is fused together to give the Heavy Rabbit a depth of 25 centimeters and to offer satisfactory storage space  [ Read More ]


This is the creative bookshelf called “ABC bookshelf”. It is designed by Eva Alessandrini and Roberto Saporiti for the Italian brand Saporiti. The shelf is a modular piece made up of separate cubes. The fascinating thing about this shelf is that, each cube is a letter or number giving you the freedom to spell out  [ Read More ]


These are ‘Half of Retail’ shelves designed as Urban Outfitters fixtures. It is conceived by 5.5 Designers, these multifaceted storage systems are basically composed of painted blue poles with marks for various ledges. The ‘Half of Retail’ shelves inspire extensive clothing display. Rods can be added for garment hangers, and the various adaptable shelf system  [ Read More ]


Here is the amazing floating bookshelf. It is a great storage solution and minimal accent to any wall. The shelf is called “OPEN”, it is a shelving system that attains the same floating aesthetic without the need for wall mounts. The shelving boards swing on super-thin but strong fishing line that mounts to the ceiling.  [ Read More ]