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Complete with a lush Cleopatra chair, this library's tall, elegant bookcases were a must-have for the Reeds.
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jfugate wrote:
where did this chaise come from? Do you know who makes it?
   Comment   February 7, 2012

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Margaret Everton added this to Mimicking Montauk
Even an official library can be laid back, with light wood, a chaise lounge or fainting couch, and an absence of formal "knick-knacks."
Margaret Everton added this to Celebrate the Look of Wear
Older worn pieces like this rug and chaise lounge infuse a refined library with a sense of luxury. It's the kind of room that seems to have been passed down from generation to generation.
John Hill added this to 24 Amazing Walls of Books
This books in the corner of this library extend past the soffit (seen at left) to the underside of the clerestory windows that also wrap the corner; this necessitates a ladder for reaching the higher shelves.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

annfink added this to annfink's Ideas
July 1, 2014
Great bookcases
alexzandria999 added this to Living Room Ideas
May 28, 2014
shelves
isuryan added this to isuryan's ideas
May 18, 2014
ladder and library
Katherine Garcia added this to Library
May 16, 2014
This looks so "natural" with the arrangement of the books and the lighting.
Nick Amoroso added this to Library
May 9, 2014
The windows!
legutko added this to legutko's ideas
April 18, 2014
ksiazki
rorganes added this to library
April 14, 2014
Woooooooowwwwwwq
gigibaby added this to GigiBaby's #2
March 24, 2014
Nice book collection !
jennabee36 added this to BOOKCASES
March 11, 2014
fck yea
Ryan Smith added this to Ry
March 8, 2014
Windows above shelving
Shella Zhang added this to shella_zhang's Ideas
February 28, 2014
library chaise and rolling ladder
Naguib Nor added this to naguib_nor's Ideas
February 28, 2014
Upstairs library
nikpetala added this to libs
February 15, 2014
η αποθηκη
tilmarhou added this to tilmarhou's ideas
February 2, 2014
library
joliefleurs added this to joliefleurs's ideas
January 21, 2014
Bookcases, chaise, heaven!
mrsmarshall21 added this to Basement
January 6, 2014
feel
mermaidvee added this to mermaidvee's Ideas
January 2, 2014
Books��
iosonomariav added this to Βιβλιοθήκη
December 25, 2013
πάρα πολλά βιβλία
ruffyrex added this to Library
December 22, 2013
nice, full, busy
weimergal added this to weimergal's ideas
December 14, 2013
library
ngoc lan added this to library
December 12, 2013
check out the settee
ekmckay added this to ekmckay's ideas
December 9, 2013
like
Vladimir Fanshil added this to library
November 28, 2013
light
Kathleen McStravick added this to kathleen_mcstravick's Ideas
November 24, 2013
Cozy area, but like the high window/ skylight for natural light.
Sarah Hewitt added this to reading room
November 24, 2013
Shelves and ladder
qantin added this to bookcases
November 20, 2013
too many books!
Sheila Jacaman added this to OFFICE
November 12, 2013
LADDER FOR CLOSET
Doug Gibson added this to Dream Home Libraries
November 4, 2013
Upper windows and high ceilings bring plenty of light into the room without sacrificing the bookshelves.
ariefnur added this to AN Library
October 31, 2013
full of natural light
indianadakota added this to indianadakota's Favorites
October 27, 2013
Shop
jhummels added this to library ideas
October 11, 2013
hmmmm
suemathers added this to suemathers's ideas
October 4, 2013
Love the furniture with the rug great library
Bridget Schuil added this to Living Room Ideas
September 29, 2013
book haven
margaretcondo added this to Library
September 28, 2013
Furniture placement
riposteriposte added this to riposteriposte's Ideas
September 23, 2013
Library
Shawnee Powers added this to Library and Music Rooms
September 16, 2013
Awe, library! Love it
Lilia Macias-Moriarity added this to webuser_31091's ideas
September 4, 2013
library4
hmschoolmom added this to Books and Nooks
September 2, 2013
I could lounge here all day.
Jeff Friesen added this to jeff_friesen's ideas
September 2, 2013
books to ceiling
Wayne Blumberg added this to wayne_blumberg's Ideas
August 26, 2013
Just want it!
ryanohare added this to Ryno_round1
August 16, 2013
Ick. Not sure what makes this library look like crap when so many of the other pictures from my "library" search are amazing.
Celia Meiras added this to Open Plan Ecelctic Libing Room 2
August 11, 2013
Books books books library ladder
atomatom added this to atom idea book
August 10, 2013
今はこんなに本を持ってないけど、場所を作っておけたら…
Angela Browne added this to dream home
July 28, 2013
Books
snrlady added this to snrlady's ideas
July 25, 2013
Daydreaming!
Laurel Warner added this to Libraries
July 21, 2013
Oooh books!
jaclyn31 added this to Library
July 19, 2013
Love the couch-chair
jersey67 added this to Office
July 19, 2013
Bookcase
karenkgrace added this to karenkgrace's ideas
July 12, 2013
books again
junkyo added this to junkyo's Ideas
July 11, 2013
서재
lindafmg added this to Library Design
July 8, 2013
Library--This books in the corner of this library extend past the soffit (seen at left) to the underside of the clerestory windows that also wrap the corner; this necessitates a ladder for reaching the higher shelves.
semfeyre added this to semfeyre's ideas
June 24, 2013
book walls
Marisa Herbert added this to CAN MAKE IT!
June 19, 2013
Book case walls and ladder
Terri Benedict added this to terri_benedict's Ideas
June 13, 2013
yes please
vaunda added this to Fainting Couch
June 9, 2013
Get a closer look at the upholstery.
eliseemanuelmoore added this to eliseemanuelmoore's Ideas
June 8, 2013
Bookshelf
mprhayward added this to Living Room Ideas
June 8, 2013
wowee-- books books books
wrightlaw2 added this to Abstract -misc pics
May 29, 2013
xelia01 added this to xelia01's ideas
May 18, 2013
like
castlejax8 added this to castlejax8's Favorites
May 15, 2013
Books!!
Clair Wood added this to clair_wood's ideas
May 14, 2013
bookshelves
oskibear63 added this to General
May 14, 2013
library; without the lounge. But love open window space above the shelves
sarahlynndozier added this to Random pieces for inspiration
May 9, 2013
ladder!!!
Felecia Snowden added this to I wish
May 5, 2013
my bedroom
da29 added this to da29's ideas
April 28, 2013
library
ignaciuslimited added this to ignaciuslimited's Ideas
April 27, 2013
Cool library
tracydower added this to Library
April 26, 2013
Shelves
b221r added this to library
April 23, 2013
all-around shelves are beautiful w/ ladder that crosses in corners
kdfarr273 added this to Library
April 12, 2013
Rocky would never leave this room! Give him this and he won't care what we do with the rest of the house.
stingyjack added this to Library
April 10, 2013
I like the windows at the top. It allows for more book space.
Anthony Prentice added this to anthony_prentice's Ideas
April 5, 2013
windows
togormela2 added this to togormela2's Ideas
March 31, 2013
like the sofa
pamruns added this to Cottage design
March 28, 2013
This would hold all the books I have and want
jqparry added this to jqparry's Ideas
March 5, 2013
Lots of shelves
boogieshoes5 added this to libray
February 20, 2013
library room
mlmartellaro added this to Room Looks
February 18, 2013
Almost exactly what I want. A ladder, tons of shelving, nice carpet, and a chaise lounge!
mlmartellaro added this to Hopefully
February 5, 2013
Almost exactly what I want. A ladder, tons of shelving, nice carpet, and a chaise lounge!
Paper To Stone added this to lmerica1's ideas
February 4, 2013
Tall library walls
faerie8 added this to faerie8's ideas
February 4, 2013
Library
aliris19 added this to library
January 26, 2013
shelving to corners
carolinasolanoc added this to carolinasolanoc's Ideas
January 24, 2013
Biblioteca
robinhynek added this to robinhynek's ideas
January 22, 2013
lots of tall shelves
krishnamurti added this to krishnamurti's ideas
January 20, 2013
void over the shelf
rux4 added this to Matt's Dream Library
January 15, 2013
Light above shelves
mariociri added this to Bookshelves
January 14, 2013
Messy floor to ceiling shelves
jlwpierce added this to Den/Library
January 13, 2013
Whoa
nwilkinsnc added this to kristin
January 12, 2013
Books
lillymarie added this to anne-laure
January 9, 2013
Library /project room
alundberg added this to library life room
January 6, 2013
wowowowow
Hermina Burnett added this to kitchens
January 6, 2013
light colours
ewaldmeghan added this to library
January 4, 2013
the way the shelves meet at the corner
ahoinadjeschda added this to Shelves
January 4, 2013
library and chaise longue
lcarswell added this to lcarswell's Favorites
January 2, 2013
Bookshelves 3
DesignBuildRemodel/Curt Brown Renovations added this to klicktat's Ideas
December 30, 2012
library
bethkahn1 added this to bethkahn1's ideas
December 26, 2012
I want to look at all of these books love this room.
loisyu added this to project room
December 12, 2012
built in shelves to ceiling
mhfeeley added this to 126 High Street
December 9, 2012
Like the bookshelves.
Teresa Freeman added this to jojo house
December 6, 2012
bookcases to the sky!
nursecat added this to Dreams Become Reality
December 3, 2012
Bookshelves
cthomp4062 added this to cthomp4062's ideas
December 3, 2012
reminder about chaise
whirlygurl added this to Shelves&Workspaces
December 2, 2012
shelving and ladder. and chaise.
clairecronin12318 added this to clairecronin12318's ideas
November 23, 2012
bookshelves
revo286 added this to revo286's ideas
November 22, 2012
book shelve
jsales1 added this to Dawson
November 17, 2012
D's library
Megan Knorpp added this to megkno's ideas
November 5, 2012
Library windows
Kaylee Donath added this to kaylee_donath's ideas
November 5, 2012
cool book display!
Donna Smith added this to For our house
October 26, 2012
Books to the top of the ceiling
ackman added this to ackman's ideas
October 23, 2012
Wall
audrapavon added this to Library
October 14, 2012
Ladder!
chinook410 added this to Farm house
October 11, 2012
Library!!
lstovin added this to lstovin's Ideas
October 11, 2012
Library
rebeccamoore added this to rebeccamoore's ideas
October 7, 2012
shelves need to be taller, this looks too messy
jenniferruth added this to Extra Special
October 5, 2012
The glass above the shelves is wonderful--so many libraries lack light, but not this one.
Merlia Whirlia added this to dining room
September 30, 2012
kind of like the couch.. classic, scroll arm.. i wish this could fit in front of window and still have other things.
skyemm added this to skyemm's ideas
September 19, 2012
wow
carmc90401 added this to bookshelves
September 14, 2012
Railing Chuck loves
home209 added this to Books on display
September 9, 2012
Pick a corner and make it all shelves
hellies added this to Our new home ideas
September 3, 2012
Like dit
ianoid added this to pool
August 31, 2012
tall library shelving and it goes around a corner!
hotdrysunny added this to Storage
August 19, 2012
this case might actually hold most of our books. . . .love the windows above and the ladder
maurerkim added this to Built-ins for Offices, Books & Wine
August 9, 2012
Windows over the bookshelves to let in light.
cyn0119 added this to cyn0119's Ideas
August 7, 2012
Complete with a lush Cleopatra chair, this library's tall, elegant bookcases were a must-have for the Reeds.
glamis added this to glamis's ideas
July 29, 2012
serious homelibrary
ca_dreaming added this to Libraries
July 29, 2012
ladder, divan
Aaron Frank added this to Village House
July 23, 2012
I like the windows at the top... natural light but not competing for usable wall space
spstearns added this to spstearns's Favorites
July 19, 2012
Shelf color, dims
vgrech added this to vgrech's ideas
July 16, 2012
library
status_one added this to Library
July 14, 2012
Chaise
Janet Andreasen added this to janet_andreasen's ideas
July 13, 2012
det er sådan her mit bibliotek komme rtil at se ud : )
Donna Talley added this to more ideas
July 13, 2012
me and a cat will be curled up with a good book :)
Randine Dodson added this to randidod's ideas
July 11, 2012
really cool - love the fainting couch and persian rug and clerstory windows -
Charlene Shaw added this to charlene_shaw's ideas
July 11, 2012
Cara Petricca added this to tarancara's ideas
July 10, 2012
Books!!!
shesinplainview added this to shesinplainview's ideas
July 8, 2012
love the books books!
Vanessa_Archer Martin added this to library
July 8, 2012
windows
mgcrow added this to mgcrow's ideas
July 4, 2012
Volume of books in limited floor space.
gailschulze added this to gailschulze's Favorites
July 3, 2012
Oh my
branchgirl1 added this to entry way
July 2, 2012
book case ny architect
terrywhite added this to book case
June 29, 2012
this is a dream room...what a wonderful place
demiandjohn added this to demiandjohn library ideas
June 29, 2012
library
jaramirah added this to Library
June 29, 2012
These shelves are not built in - I think they merely fit neatly. This would perhaps be a better option which would allow for relocating if necessary.
larainetempleton1975 added this to larainetempleton1975's ideas
June 27, 2012
like the windows above the bookshelf
melmaker added this to Art Studio/Library/Office
June 25, 2012
Like the corner ladder.
paulafernanda added this to paulafernanda's Favorites
June 25, 2012
libros
bmesarose added this to Library
June 20, 2012
Tall walls
kasuren added this to kasuren's ideas
June 19, 2012
different widths
qtopping added this to qtopping's ideas
June 17, 2012
LOVE IT
ltemple99 added this to ltemple99's ideas
June 17, 2012
My dream of a private library. : )
jooooo added this to jooooo's Ideas
June 17, 2012
High up windows
axelson17 added this to axelson17's Favorites
June 17, 2012
Fainting couch
ajenemie added this to ajenemie's "someday" list
June 13, 2012
books!
steste added this to libraries
June 11, 2012
Windows above library
elsalvaterra added this to elsalvaterra's ideas
June 11, 2012
shelves
pwizikowski added this to pwizikowski's ideas
June 9, 2012
Just for H.
monkegomez added this to monkegomez's Favorites
June 9, 2012
Cool!
bekah_ann13 added this to bekah_ann13's ideas
June 8, 2012
this is my dream :)
janear added this to janear's ideas
June 1, 2012
shelves
lesliebecker added this to lesliebecker's ideas
May 25, 2012
dream
ssaltwick added this to office ideas
May 21, 2012
Good example of TO MUCH OF A GOOD THING!
pratolina added this to pratolina's Favorites
May 16, 2012
Complete with a lush Cleopatra chair, this library's tall, elegant bookcases were a must-have for the Reeds.
k_botic added this to BOOOoooks
May 15, 2012
shelving. Books!
Kim Dembrosky added this to Study Ideas
May 10, 2012
Omg, BOOKS!!!! I love how tall they are, and the ladder!!!
denisecarrison added this to denisecarrison's ideas
May 6, 2012
Library ladder
kds025 added this to basement ideas
May 5, 2012
great use of space, make office in basement like this
kathysy added this to kathysy's ideas
May 5, 2012
the ladder
jumi18 added this to jumi18's ideas
April 28, 2012
חלונות מעל הספרייה
julius3 added this to julius3's ideas
April 22, 2012
plainjanesews added this to plainjanesews's ideas
April 22, 2012
eat your heart out e-reader~ this room rocks
fialed added this to Cemetery of Forgotten Books
April 19, 2012
Lush Cleopatra chair
sergioaviles added this to sergioaviles's Favorites
April 15, 2012
Biblio
paprocki added this to paprocki's ideas
April 12, 2012
library. windows.
dawnrobertson added this to dawnrobertson's ideas
April 11, 2012
books
Edith Scheie added this to zaramama's ideas
April 10, 2012
Shelving, chaise longue.
matthewtheis added this to matthewtheis's Favorites
April 9, 2012
Sheer number of books displayed.
joelkline added this to family room
April 9, 2012
I doubt we'd need the ladder, but wow....
harris_lindsay added this to Library
April 9, 2012
Floor-to-ceiling bookshelves
victorial added this to victorial's Favorites
April 7, 2012
Library ladder wheels
Louise LeDuc added this to bookshelves
April 1, 2012
too much
Jill Brennan added this to Office/Library
March 29, 2012
Drool, love to have this space and all those books!!
Abbey Collins added this to Living
March 27, 2012
library
jeanniedee added this to jeanniedee's Favorites
March 26, 2012
layout
pickybegger added this to pickybegger's ideas
March 25, 2012
everyting
Charles Carroll added this to charles_carroll's ideas
March 25, 2012
Wall to wall shelves; kill the couch
kimberlim added this to kimberlim's Favorites
March 24, 2012
The scale
Géraldine laferté added this to ladyge's ideas
March 19, 2012
bookshelves
f8hr added this to f8hr's Favorites
March 17, 2012
Love library
everbaby added this to everbaby's ideas
March 16, 2012
Dreamy
krichmond added this to Elements
March 14, 2012
Yes.
rikkid added this to 2131 REMOD
February 29, 2012
great idea
Danielle Shepard added this to study study.
February 29, 2012
floor to ceiling library.
Karen Angel added this to karen_angel's ideas
February 29, 2012
more home library
paulasaunders added this to paulasaunders's Favorites
February 28, 2012
Library
annce added this to annce's ideas
February 20, 2012
Whole wall of library shelves in basement?
Melinda Duncan added this to melindajduncan's ideas
February 18, 2012
.
mariliop added this to mariliop's Favorites
February 15, 2012
Book case
shid added this to shid's ideas
February 14, 2012
more books
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