Southern Living Idea HouseTraditional Home Office, Charleston
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2. Make a list of your favorite books of 2017. Pour yourself a mug of tea and peruse your bookshelves. Which books did you really love in 2017? Looking back over what you’ve read in the last year is a great way to sneakily edit your library and deepen your connection to the books that have won a place in your heart (and on your shelves). Keep an empty shopping bag for giveaways beside you as you scan the shelves, and when you come across a title you didn’t enjoy, add it to the bag.‘Not My Precious Books!’ — Pain-Free Ways to Declutter Your Library
Grounding the room with a red, well-worn Oriental rug is a great way bring in warm textiles. Library lights and an overhead lantern create a soft lighting scene. I think I'd reward myself for getting my work done while lounging in that overstuffed chair.