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How to Make The Space Around a Fireplace Cozy
"not just in the physical sense but also in the emotional ambience of the space. However... filled with books and flames, you can really just let yourself escape into your own imagination... reading a book by this fire while snow falls outside and you can see how romantic and... read a book or just to watch the dance of the flames. The other thing here is the... the shelf of framed artwork above the fireplace. Checking it out gives you an excuse..."
Small Garden Strategy: Built-In Seating
"built-in seating. Here is how to apply it for dramatic effect in your cozy space... Keep in mind that your small space has advantages! Outdoor living spaces should... create in a smaller space. One of my favorite design tricks for small spaces is built-in... light in a darker woodland garden can be created in the same way. Hello Cassy, GREAT... range of built-in seating you chose. And thank you for including one of mine that I..."
Downsizing Help: Shelve Your Storage Woes
Look to built-in, freestanding and hanging shelves for all the display and storage space you need in your smaller home
"ok to built-in, freestanding and hanging shelves for all the display and storage... you need in your smaller home... whether for books or collectibles, or to hold necessities like bathroom and office supplies... shelving in a dining or socialising space as the books, travel curios, framed photos... with a shelf system from The Reject Shop and shelves from Bunnings. Shelves are great... horizontal shelf line and the angled window?!!?? By the way, table will change and sofa..."
24 Amazing Walls of Books
"shelves for books remembered, and yet to read... put the books. Having invested in a floor-to-ceiling shelf system, the eventual location... wall of books opposite the couch. While the books have outgrown this wall and taken... alone in liking walls of books. The following examples show various ways of accommodating... numbers of books in all parts of the house.... (as any book lover will agree, this always happens), there is something appealing about..."
10 Bestselling Ways to Decorate With Books
"secondhand books and magazines by the bushel and by spine color to fill shelf space in... look of books, you're sure to find inspiration in the arrangements below.... s and book displays can show our allegiance to a decorative style and ethos. Some... display in high-traffic areas, while others prefer the candy-colored appeal of paperbacks... book in no time - the pressure on the book spine will break easily break it. Books..."
DIY Home: Add Open-Shelf Storage for Less Than $40
Got an empty wall and overflowing cabinets and drawers? Curb the clutter with inexpensive open shelves you can install in a day
"drobe-shelf-system-telescopic Thanks so much! I love these open shelves and plan... shelves in my dining room, but I really like the look of your painted shelves. Great... to do in our kitchen instead of the bulky, ugly upper cabinets we have now. Thanks... 11-inch shelf bracketsOne 1-inch by 12-inch by 8-foot whitewood boardEight 2½-inch... shelves in your own home is easier than you may think and can be done for less than..."
7 Ways to Make a Small Bedroom Look Bigger and Work Better
Max out on comfort and function in a mini space with built-ins, wall mounts and decorating tricks that fool the eye
"function in a mini space with built-ins, wall mounts and decorating tricks that fool... is a shelf that connects to the two lingerie chests...it makes a shelf across the... welcome in my book to post your ideas! Maybe I could even be won over, you never know... non slip shelf liner underneath, to keep the tray from landing in your lap. Ask your... gaining in popularity. For those of you interested in built-ins, I would suggest visiting..."
Headboards Surprise With Storage
Rest easier about storage space in your bedroom with headboards that have built-in cabinets, drawers and shelves
"space in your bedroom with headboards that have built-in cabinets, drawers and shelves... living in. I like it but I don't know how it would fit I'm my room look wise The... both a shelf and two cabinets, which can hold anything from bedside books to extra... headboard shelf. Simply adding a shelf at your bed’s pillow line gives the illusion of... ing a built-in bookshelf for your bedroom that includes a paneled rise in the center..."
'Not My Precious Books!' — Pain-Free Ways to Declutter Your Library
Have your books and neatness too, with these ideas for paring down and straightening up a beloved collection
"your books and neatness too, with these ideas for paring down and straightening... know I'm in good company. For some of us, a house just isn't a home without masses of... readers. In the book (ha!), Living with Books, one woman in NYC kept books in her oven... having books in your house. But if you collect books because you love books and you... and more book storage in our home. For UNIQUE book storage check our "Book Columns"..."
Book Nooks: Looking for a Warm Place to Read
"well-lit and, in the winter, warm. If you keep comfort in mind while you're planning a reading... don't. In a world where quiet and solitude seem to be increasingly scarce commodities... a line in the sand and reclaim some time for yourself. The spaces that follow show... collecting books. In Europe after WW II books were impossible to buy! They were very expensive... thousands of books in 600sqft aesthetically? sumanaganguli: I've got thousands of books..."
12 Ways Art and Books Can Tell Your Story
Your home may be the ultimate blank canvas. Give every room meaning with books and artwork that speak to you
"meaning with books and artwork that speak to you... comfort of books and art in every room. Continue reading to see 12 ideas for putting your... your books and art on display in the most inspiring ways.... boxes of books and prop my favorite prints on the windowsill. The giant wardrobe boxes... that my books and art, more than any other objects, would make our new house truly... home. The books that you collect over time and the artwork you choose because it makes..."
New Book: Homes That Honor the Landscape
Explore the extraordinary ways architecture and site can relate through the work of an award-winning California firm
"celebrated in a new book by author Daniel P. Gregory and photographer Erhard Pfeiffer... Palladio in the 16th century. In a sense these houses are both stage sets that inform... out that shelf in a nanosecond! I liked everything about the house and much of the... of this book Bud. Beautiful illustrations of the point. And that kitchen....sigh... of the book for free, hmmmmmmmm?????? Love that first bedroom. The only thing is..."
The Family Home: Corral Kids' Books
"children's books neatly organized and conveniently located with these clever storage solutions... who love books is wonderful. Some days is seems like every surface in our house is covered... covered in board books, easy readers and young adult literature of some kind or another... these books and the storage they require has forced me to think creatively. Each... bookcase in his or her room, but that hasn't been enough. While searching around for..."
Book Nooks--Get The Look
"alphabetized) books, the lighting is sufficient yet cozy, and one could sink into the seating... houzz of book nooks that do the job beautifully.... tongue-in-cheek, I imagine, suggested that our next step is to catalog all of our... sped up in excitement. So nerdy. I know. Because most of us don't have the old English... library in our dwellings, but have carved great spaces out of nothing for our libraries... support in that cubby area might be to eliminate the bottom shelf of books and instead..."
Book It: Bring a Mini Library to Your Front Yard
Take a book, leave a book. An ingenious lending-library idea is sweeping the nation — see if it's right for your neighborhood
"ake a book, leave a book. An ingenious lending-library idea is sweeping the nation... do any book shuffling? IE my Vancouver books for ones in say Chicago? Some of these... have a book plate in each book to discourage theft/resale, and so far have had no... of some books I no longer use. There's a chance the books will disappear, but sometimes... share a book they have read this takes it to the next level. I remember book mobile..."