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bookcase door surround

Built-ins for office. Built ins define an entry via BHG. DIY Built-in IKEA Bookshelves: "Built-in bookcases not only add a ton of character and storage, but they really can make a small house feel so much bigger!

interior decorator & desinger: An Urban Cottage

ideas for the living room. pp: sucker for built in bookcases with moldings. Like the painted bead board on the back of the shelves.

This is how you create space for your book collection when you aren't sure what to do!

Great idea to maximize space in a basement.hallway library going not quite down the center of basement with small sleeping nook off of bookcase side and doorway to another room, maybe a play room/movie room

For continuity, or to showcase a collection, choose a main color (or two) to carry through your shelves, like the turquoise and white pieces shown below that are a common color theme.

Original comment: "well styled bookcase" While this is, arguably, well-styled, it is demonstrably not a bookcase. Do you know what we call a bookcase without books? These are well-styled shelves.

Rupert Bevan - Limed Oak Library My favorite style for a bookcase. One with a sliding ladder

Library ladder, custom library shelving w/ cupboards and lighting. Rupert Bevan - Commissions - Limed Oak Library I want this in my house