Surrounded by piles of books? Got enough books to fill a library? Stuck for book storage ideas? Be inspired by these clever solutions to create a beautiful, neat and – vitally – organised display of your favourite reads
Looking for clever storage ideas for your books? We’ve scoured a world of book storage ideas for the best-looking and most functional options, from inconspicuous floating shelves to bespoke wall-height bookshelves. Explore our guide and be inspired to tidy up your book collection – and make it look beautiful in the process.
1. GO FOR SCANDI-STYLE SHELVING FOR A NEAT LOOK
Want a streamlined, laid back look for your rooms? Take a leaf out of those devilishly clever Scandinavians and choose book shelves that will blend with your existing interior rather than making a dominant style statement on your walls. Plenty of matching, pale-coloured books to display alongside pretty artwork and objets? All the better.
The Classic Shelving range from Elfa can’t be beaten for combining unobtrusive style with function. Available from A Place For Everything.