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Because the client opted to locate the master bedroom on the parlor floor, special care was given to the delineation of the space as private quarters. The vestibule library, with its extensive built-ins, serves as a threshold to the master suite.

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February 12, 2013
macymccurry wrote:
What are the dimensions for this room?
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This space is really more of a vestibule between two rooms. It is approximately 5' x 8'.
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January 1, 2012
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We could have a wood one custom made for you. Take a look at all the patterns to choose from on our website, then give us a call and we can get you a price quote!

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    Bookmark   August 10, 2012 at 1:12PM
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The return vent was custom made in this case.
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December 13, 2011
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Any idea where the rug came from?
    Bookmark   September 5, 2012 at 11:03AM
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The rug is from a local dealer Double Knot in Manhattan.
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Note that these shelves have artwork lights above them and baseboards at the bottom that coordinate with the rest of the room. This lends a uniform feeling.
Becky Harris added this to Libraries for Everyone
Every inch of space is used for shelves here!

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kcchristensen added this to family, living, misc.
March 23, 2015
library in hall.
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March 20, 2015
no doors
springer3 added this to springer3's ideas
March 18, 2015
lights above bookcases
darlinkrug added this to Closet Ideas
March 15, 2015
The amount of book space. I love books.....
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March 15, 2015
space saver
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March 14, 2015
Book shelves
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March 10, 2015
Bookshelves, built in
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March 4, 2015
Simple shelves, nice moulding
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February 28, 2015
Bookshelves, wall color, soft gray-white
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February 18, 2015
the white fitted book shelves
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February 17, 2015
rugs and books
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February 17, 2015
upstairs hallway
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February 15, 2015
Bookcases for hall
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February 3, 2015
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January 29, 2015
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January 28, 2015
Baseboards at bottom
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January 26, 2015
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January 21, 2015
I think it would be great to build in some bookshelves in unexpected places around other functional things. maybe even shelves that do not go to ceiling.
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December 31, 2014
Built in Ideas - White
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December 24, 2014
Nice baseboards
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December 16, 2014
shelving entrance apt 2
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November 24, 2014
built ins again
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November 15, 2014
full length shelves from floor ro ceiling
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November 12, 2014
Small Library space
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November 10, 2014
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November 5, 2014
love the formal shelves
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November 3, 2014
Entry way idea
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October 3, 2014
rug, books, calming wall / trim colors - LOVE this rug and the feel of this intimate space
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September 20, 2014
blanco y puerta
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September 12, 2014
Built ins leading to master!
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September 6, 2014
Bookshelf with Oriental Carpet
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August 29, 2014
Don't forget lighting
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August 28, 2014
not exactly like this of course, but do we design a 'built-in' wall for the office to maximize the space?
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August 22, 2014
would like some kind of built in in the new room for all our books
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August 18, 2014
Corner bookcase
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August 17, 2014
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August 7, 2014
Outside the kids rooms
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August 7, 2014
Built ins - baseboards? or not with cabinets?
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August 2, 2014
built in wall of book shelves for the loft
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July 25, 2014
corner bookcase
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July 25, 2014
Artwork lights, seamless integration with existing woodwork
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July 17, 2014
colors and style of rug for great room
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July 7, 2014
The shelve look
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July 4, 2014
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June 10, 2014
built-in library
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May 29, 2014
Another option for bookcases
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May 24, 2014
maybe no storage?
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Paint color in room through doorway
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Coziness of room
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May 6, 2014
Floor to ceiling built in bookcases!
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May 4, 2014
Cabinet lighting idea on top park of cabinet.
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May 2, 2014
books in the hallway, would that work for mine?
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April 27, 2014
Office bookcases
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April 23, 2014
library hallway
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April 17, 2014
Good example for home office
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April 5, 2014
Floor to ceiling bookshelves
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March 22, 2014
Baseboards and symmetry
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March 20, 2014
Book shelves in the passage. Great idea.
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Clean lines
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Built in bookshelf
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February 20, 2014
shelf ideas
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January 26, 2014
the rug, of course!
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oriental in George's study
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January 13, 2014
Baseboard under built in cookbook bookcase.
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December 29, 2013
Simple floor to ceiling white shelves.
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December 19, 2013
I don't think there is space in our entry for bookcases, but maybe? Also consider if there is space on the staircase.
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Hall shelves
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Library entry to master
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Return air and shelves
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November 26, 2013
Kitchen to dining room
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November 25, 2013
Uniformity and corner treatment.
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November 21, 2013
lighting, baseboard
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November 20, 2013
books and grate above passageway. What's it for?
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November 16, 2013
bottom base
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Bookcase Corridor
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Built ins
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Love going into guest bedroom
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November 9, 2013
book shelf walls
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November 9, 2013
Small white
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November 3, 2013
book hallway
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November 2, 2013
Good, simple use of space
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October 27, 2013
Built-ins in hall
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October 25, 2013
bookshelf runs along corner continuously
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October 23, 2013
Bookshelves in hall
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October 20, 2013
a library room
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Ein eigener kleiner Raum!
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Above catwalk
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Coventry gray
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Built in bookcases
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Rug, shelves, white paint
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September 28, 2013
good usage of a small space for storage of books
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September 27, 2013
Lights on bookshelf
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September 24, 2013
Hallway shelving
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September 20, 2013
Built in cabinets
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September 16, 2013
This is pretty. Narrower shelves, no beveling, reasonable trim below.
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September 15, 2013
Not filling every shelf with books looks great.
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September 15, 2013
bookcase walls
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September 11, 2013
shelves next to door
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September 6, 2013
running the lighting around the top at the moulding area avoids playing with wires in the ceiling. wider baseboards will protect the bottom row of books from feet and dust...
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September 2, 2013
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August 31, 2013
built in bookcase around doorway, and in hall
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August 31, 2013
Lighting and baseboards that match the molding. Consider cabinets, drawers, shelves and their measurements. Desk space. Any outlets that may be needed.
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August 29, 2013
floor to ceiling bookcase reading nook
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lighting, photos incorporated into
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Hallway storage
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Library ideas
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cozy and great use of passage spaces
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baseboard, lights
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Hallway book shelves
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corner shelf
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August 10, 2013
Built-in bookshelves.
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shelving in the hall space
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August 6, 2013
library in a nook
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Simple built in shelving
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August 4, 2013
hallway near kitchen?
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July 25, 2013
similar size to our room off kitchen as library hallway
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July 22, 2013
Floor to ceiling books in a small space/hallway
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July 22, 2013
Vestibule library to a master bedroom.
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July 21, 2013
Bookshelves as walls
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July 19, 2013
would be an awesome hallway!
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July 18, 2013
clean look, similar to what we want
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July 17, 2013
book shelves
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July 17, 2013
once again, i love built in shelves
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progression of colors from one room to next
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possible entry to our master after we add
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shelves with lights above
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brighrvand useful
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Hallway library
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June 30, 2013
multi-functional hallway
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June 26, 2013
base boards that match and lighting above
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June 24, 2013
Love the baseboards
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June 23, 2013
Hall library
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book shelves
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books in hallway
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Lights at top for art work
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June 17, 2013
Maybe a wall of bookshelves in landing?
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June 15, 2013
This makes a hallway magical. Love the art lights.
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June 8, 2013
Return air grille
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Corner shelves
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June 2, 2013
hallway include shelving
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Edging on bottom
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May 31, 2013
designated space for books
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May 21, 2013
these are my favorite shelves for a library
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bookshelves around doorway
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Built ins
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May 11, 2013
love this vestibule. What a great use of a space.
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hallway library
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May 7, 2013
suggestive of shelving
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May 7, 2013
for the hallway to Gabriel's room, and downstairs bathroom, this would serve nicely.
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May 6, 2013
combo with bar?
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Library hallway
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May 5, 2013
Air handler wood detail is cool
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May 2, 2013
shelving right next to door
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