Houzz is the new way to design your home.
6,825 decorate with books Ideabooks
10 Bestselling Ways to Decorate With Books
"chapter with shelves and arrangements that show off your literary side... s and book displays can show our allegiance to a decorative style and ethos. Some... 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.... agree with Mawrtyr88. Only decorators color coordinate books. Those of us who actually... store books. I love the idea of hanging books next to the bed on the page you left..."
Weekend Project: DIY Side Table With a Novel Twist
"problem with these tables I thought so highly of was the price tag. I really couldn't... and work with my laptop or tablet, or read a book, or even work on some little project... great too with an old metal tray as the top part. Time to go salvaging! I really like... came up with your table. I've been thinking of different ways to do the same type... to go with PVC since it would be much easier to give me the angles I need, but the..."
Create Page-Turning Design with Books
"Look of Books All Over the House... home: Books turn into great design accessories with a little creativity and know-how... full of books feels collected and cozy, plus it provides a wealth of resources at your... following book-inspired designs, and watch as your library takes over the entire house... design book that has a phtot of a tiny NY pissoir with a solid wall of books within... yourself a book vignette. Just can't live with books and even after downsizing we've made..."
Rouse Your Rooms With China Chic Flair
Book: China's rich aesthetic heritage and cutting-edge modern designers mean exciting things for homes the world over
"Book: China's rich aesthetic heritage and cutting-edge modern designers mean exciting... experimenting with melding modern tastes with hallmarks of Chinese culture and art. China... China. With a rapidly expanding wealthy class and a newly revived appreciation for... associated with China, is the color of good luck and joy. It's often the color of wedding... bathroom with a sense of confidence and optimism.Tip: A bright red accent can add pizzazz..."
Classic Decor Gets Its Due — in a Giftworthy Book
Entertainment and education mingle in this design reference, brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons for today
"brimming with anecdotes, history and design lessons for today... latest book, In With the Old: Classic Decor From A to Z.... curl up with Jennifer's book! Love it! Can't wait to pick up a copy of my own! The... blogging to a book deal. Kudos to her. I hope someone buys these shower curtains. Love... chair with brass lion face and paw details which adds a lot of character to the room... replaced with flowing fabric. Portiere, instead of "they forgot to install the door"..."
Decorate with Intention: Clutter Clearing 101
"put my books in rainbow order, so make fun if you must! But over the years I have... 10 tips with you today. Before we dig in, it is important to understand what we are... repaired, the books that need to be returned to the library, the hideous vase from Aunt Mildred... happy with what you do..on YOUR time!!! AND my husband does help me with some cleaning... playing with my lovely kids :) So as I go around clutter clearing I do it with the..."
Decorate With Intention: Define Your Style
"starts with defining your style. Here's how to begin... terms than decorating alone. From the clothes you wear to the books you read and the... define your decorating style in one simple phrase can be a powerful tool, helping you make... there are decorators in the world, but one thing is certain: Your style statement needs... can work with you to pinpoint your style, but if you are attempting this on your own... to live with comfort. Remember that you have to "live" in your home with everyday..."
Decorate With Intention: Unbury Your Treasures
Love letters languishing in a box? Memories getting mildewed? Give them pride of place on your walls for more meaningful decor in your home
"your life with their rich history instead of languishing in storage. If you haven't... to part with those blurry (but cute!) baby pictures that never made it into the book... great decorating ideas , I have a little artist in my home and love the idea of framing... fastening them with clothespins or bulldog clips - then you could rotate them occaisionally... ended up with an odd assortment of bits and bobs of memorabilia such as a strange hide-bound..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Living Room
If your living room isn't getting enough use, it may be time to address the cause. Here, some common dilemmas and solutions
"curl up with a good book, watch TV or hang out with friends, is your living room a... Picture #3 with the L-Shaped sofa: I think theses are the colors in my den. The wall... mother, a decorator in the 50s when this was a common habit. @elvasue - You can't go... wrong with white curtains! Do post a photo though - you could post one under "di... great, with the caveat that they're on a dimmer switch and supplemented with table..."
10 Surprising Ways to Decorate with Leather
"Decorating with leather is not a new thing. As long as the hides of cows have been... leather with other fabrics and textures and even laid out leather-bound books around... used to decorate the space in which we live. For this reason, leather often has a... about decorating with leather I thought you might be interested in The Muddy Dog's... comforts with impeccable design. These duvet covers are faux and incredibly easy to..."
Reap a Spring Look for Rooms With Garden Decor
Planting elements from the outdoors on your walls, furniture and more can yield a breezy spring feel in your home
"homes with the freshness and beauty of spring. From weathered patinas and botanical... art to books that will inspire your garden and beautify your shelves, there is sure... style and decorating. Love it! Lovely work !!! The first photo is pure heaven! The first... garden in with fresh spring greens, plenty of potted plants and art or objects with bird... unique decor. Look for garden ornaments with interesting shapes and materials, decorative..."
Decorate With Intention: The Art of Compromise
You're modern, he's traditional? Someone's collection has gotta go? These 10 steps can help keep the peace when decorating tastes clash
"do you decorate a home when your significant other has a completely different style... style books. Kudo's on this well written article. Agree with everyone here. Excellent... mixed with decorating is tricky. I just ended the option period on a house that... white with no texture on the walls or ceiling with medium beige trim (and lots of... read As a decorator I always joke that my job is part decorator, part problem solver..."
Decorate With a Rainbow of Glass
"Play With Light and Color Indoors... window with a 4x5 foot window, a foot deep, with shelves and then sliding glass panel... in home decor. Love all the vases, I'll probably try and get some after I spring for... filled it with old, antique bottles - love the look! They don't catch much light, but... so well with Feng Shui. Reminds me of my childhood at my artsy Nana's house when the... Your idea book makes me want to include some lighting above the shelves. I love the..."
Atten-TION! Win Design Battles With Military Decor
"home base with World War II–inspired furniture and accessories... pieces with a smart interior design for a home that falls in line with high style... military decor. Simple, weathered, durable and industrial, it exudes a calculated boldness... student decor and designers get away with calling them "stunning" and putting them... Good luck with your project and be sure to share it w/ Houzz when you're done! Why is..."
Decorate With Intention: To Buy or Not to Buy
"next home-decor purchase, ask yourself these 10 questions... designer decor. If you love to shop but don't love the clutter that comes along with... furniture or decor item should earn a place in your home.... sweeping with a beautifully designed broom than with a basic plastic one. Nothing is... interior decorator did. I personally do not want anything in my home that doesn't have... this one with its very contemporary architecture. I have taken a new philosophy with..."