547,999 wall of books Home Design Photos

Griffin Enright Architects
GRIFFIN ENRIGHT ARCHITECTS: Rustic Canyon Residence
Ideabooks24,519
Questions6
glass wall to the garden beyond.
A well-tempered, uncluttered interior space creates a stage for thought and imagination. Here books are the wall art, as is the large window overlooking a wonderful old tree. A minimalist fireplace
lots of books. Old ones, new ones, a mix — it all works. Sprinkle in a few reference books. (Yes, those still exist post-Internet.) And if you haven't read all of them, we won't tell.
Why one wall of books when you can have two? If this room only had one wall covered with books it would want another
filled with books and flames, you can really just let yourself escape into your own imagination. It's rare to see a fireplace against a glass wall like this but it's a neat design format that should be considered if it's possible. Just picture reading a book by this fire while snow falls outside and you can
“Sunroom library” — mydynamo
Peacock Builders
1 Review
Punkinville House
Ideabooks6,556
Questions6
x 8ft wall just waiting for a wall to wall library like this
what is on the other side of pony wall
filled with books. Jackets are all colors. The room is airy and cases look so messy. I think putting like colors together is not the answer. Any ideas?
Try removing the covers from the books. The mix of colors will appear almost neutral and have the same effect as a beautifully presented collection.
COMFY AND PILLOWS AND BOOKS AND GIMME
Wall 'o shelving as alt to built-ins
wall though - although we do have a lot of books to store, and some could perhaps find a home in various rooms
Wall of books is almost like having a really bad ass accent wall. I love having fun nic-nacs between and around
books in our bedroom (need fireplace?)
“I like the white color in this room it gives a modern feel. The bookshelves are horizontal which mak” — maggiewatts4
Sarah Greenman
1 Review
Abilene, TX: Camille Dickson
Ideabooks1,100
Questions6
How did you stick the paper on the wall? Did you work bottom to top? Is it music or writing on the paper?
wallpaper from the pages of books; recycling
old book pages as wall paper
Love this! Great way to repurpose old books.
love the book page wall covering
love this book pages tacked to the wall
wall of papers and clock decor
pages of book leaves, as wallpaper.
book pages I'd use old recipe and botany books
cover a wall with book pages but leave the ends for an overlap effect
I love the idea of using book pages as wall paper.
striking wall covered with book leaves greets visitors as they enter the home. "The pages are from books I had around the house," Camille says. "Two were old French study guides; the other two novels I got at Goodwill for about 50 cents each. I just used my stapler from school to tack the pages up there
“Papier peint en feuille de livre” — v_billette
Laidlaw Schultz architects
Living room
Ideabooks10,405
Questions7
to the wall? They seem to float out into space.
What material are these book shelves made of?
A wall full of books? Yes, please.
I like the shelf which holds the books up.
Entire wall of book shelves for library lounge
Love the natural look of the bookshelf, again wall to wall...
Wall of shelves for the back?
The sweet couple... Oh, and the wall of books too.
I like how long the shelves are and the options for book ends for the sunroom
to the wall ... [and] then concealed."
“Tepoy” — Dhwani Parekh
Lizette Marie Interior Design
2 Reviews
Willow Glen Residence
Ideabooks49,528
Questions16
What books do you put at the ceiling ? ;)
that many books so it is appropriate to use book props...you would have the same affect...really nice look
extensive book collection :) For more questions, shoot us an email! info@lminteriordesign.com
Love the black and white rug ad library wall
Book case library is perfect for an office or den
Book case! No CDs or DVDs
Just like the wall of bookshelves.
empty wall is all you really need to build a library. If your space has vaulted ceilings, show them off by extending the wall of books to the very top.
library wall follows the form of the ceiling, and is broken up by a secretary-esque piece in the center.
“Book case library is perfect for an office or den” — House of Punosh
PLATEMARK DESIGN
6 Reviews
94 Harvard Sq
Ideabooks9,341
Questions6
on the wall behind the bed?
how did you build those bookshelves? they look like they are flush with the wall?
They're books! :) And the lower wall is upholstered.
The books in this space add a particular smell that
multicolored wall of books and the various pops of bright color. Love it.
Kool book shelving idea to use in a living room
i love love all the books behind the bed!
multicolored wall of books and the various pops of bright color. Love it.
placement of books as needed so that the one you're reading is always close at hand.
The books in this space add a particular smell that we all know.
“Love the book cases” — Michelle Smith- Provitola-Slys
Aristea Rizakos
2 Reviews
Leslieville Lofts
Ideabooks31,507
Questions11
You can make them yourself! Glue a cheap metal bookend inside a book and stack the others on top. :)
How did you make those books look like they're floating?
brick wall and book storage on the wall
brick wall as contrast, and the shelves
use of wall space for additional shelving
Grey painted brick and white walls
Don’t want to cover your entire wall with shelving? Stretch your dollar further by purchasing a few individual shelves versus a larger set and fill them with finds from secondhand shops.
and the books sit on the floor. All you need is stud finder, level, and a drill and it's done. Then you have the reward of styling the shelves to your heart's content, and the entire room looks neater.
a new book, choose one you've read to donate to your local library. Similar to caring for a garden, doing a little each day or week will help your home flourish.Next: Decorating with Intention: Create a Vision for Your Home
“Shelves” — cmetoyer
Optimise Design
5 Reviews
Music Room
Ideabooks1,995
Questions1
wall of books as sound proofing
Built ins along long wall with small chair
wall of books for soundproofing a
behind my door inside the wall
Sophie nook! Piano and books!
A wall of books is an acoustical element.
For an alternative to acoustic wall tiles, try using a book collection as soundproofing material. The more, the better, so go ahead and fill an entire wall with books.
For an alternative to acoustic wall tiles, try using
acoustic wall tiles, try using a book collection as soundproofing material. The more, the better, so go ahead and fill an entire wall with books.
“Dublin house” — loftus8182
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