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How to Make the Most of Every Inch of Your Hallway

If you live in a large house, you may see your hallways as those extra spaces to vacuum that simply bring you from one part of your home to another. But if you live in an apartment or a smaller house, hallways are precious and valuable space you should definitely be making the most of.Read more...
Tags: Wallpaper, Visual Arts, Paint, Architecture, Lifehacks, Interior Design, Hallway, Bookcase, Rooms, Decorative Arts, Siobhan Murphy


How to Turn a Used Bookcase Into a Functional Kitchen Island

Sitcoms (usually) have the best kitchens. Of course, that’s because they’re fake, missing an entire wall, and designed to make it easy for the cameras to get the angles they need. In addition to a swinging door from the kitchen to the neighboring room, one of the other sitcom kitchen staples is a kitchen island. Read more...
Tags: Skills, Visual Arts, Paint, Furniture, Lifehacks, Bookcase, Tray, Sandpaper, Industrial Processes, Hospitality Recreation, Ancient Roman Technology, Faux Painting, Jenn Largesse


The VittEr POP Collection Innovates Laminate

VittEr is an auspicious multi-purpose material made of sheets of cellulose fiber for a compact formaldehyde-free laminate that’s waterproof, fireproof, scratch-resistant, and food-safe. Created by Filippi 1971 in 2016, VittEr can be formed into just about any shape, so it’s applications are vast, including worktops, splashbacks, shelves, tubs, and freestanding furniture. The last use is most apropos of the forthcoming VittEr POP Collection by Basaglia+Rota Nodari studio. POP us...
Tags: Books, Furniture, Console, Table, FSC, Bench, Stool, Vitter, Surfaces, Bookcase, Laminate, Basaglia+Rota Nodari Studio, Cellulose Laminate, Filippi 1971, POP Collection, Basaglia Rota Nodari


Home Sweet Tome: Why You Should Build A Home Library

Home libraries have been beloved by many – including Belle of Beauty and the Beast fame and the third US President Thomas Jefferson, who once told his friend John Adams “I cannot live without books”. Luckily, building your own home library is easier than you might think. There are quite a few good reasons for you to go down this path – besides, of course, making it easier for you to regularly sate your literary side. Here are some of the most compelling incentives. You can build you...
Tags: Books, Fashion, Disney, US, Book, Library, John Adams, Belle, Australian National University, Thomas Jefferson, Don, Home Life, Bookcase, Home Library, Joanna Sikora


A Puzzling Statement Piece

On one hand, this design totally stresses me out with flashbacks to a game I NEVER came close to mastering! On the other, there’s no denying the charm of its familiar aesthetic. Inspired by everyone’s favorite 1980s toy, the Rubika bookcase is at once a modern statement piece and a nod to the past.From afar, it looks like a three-dimensional cube. Take a closer look, however, and you’ll notice that it’s the same width as a traditional bookcase. This mesmerizing visual is created by a thoughtful ...
Tags: Design, Living, Furniture, Product Design, Shelving, Bookcase, George Bosnas, Rubika


FACTO la bibliothèque modulable par Rémi Casado

Retrouvons une nouvelle fois le designer français Rémi Casado, très actif en ce début d’année, suite à la découverte du projet Crema y Nata, découvrons FACTO, une bibliothèque modulable mêlant bois (MDF vernis mat) et acier thermolaqué. « Une bibliothèque doit-elle s’adapter à son espace ou est-ce à l’espace d’apprivoiser le meuble et son volume ?«  Facto propose de créer votre propre  bibliothèque, à vous de la construire en fonction de vos envies, besoins et espace disponible au sein de votr...
Tags: Books, Design, France, Furniture, Lyon, CNC, Deco, Mobilier, Bibliothèque, Bookcase, Shelve, Rémi Casado


Contemporary Reading Chair Bookcase by Whitney Brothers

More of a throne than a seat, the Contemporary Reading Chair Bookcase by Whitney Brothers pays tribute to books—and all the paces to which they can transport little minds. A grand chair on one side with a swooping curve that ensconces small readers, the Contemporary Reading Chair Bookcase cleverly offers rows and rows of book space in the back, making it a creative and practical piece for classrooms and school libraries. Constructed of birch laminate with a safe, non-toxic finish, this grand r...
Tags: Books, Education, Contract, Birch, Throne, Bookcase, Children's Furniture, Education Furniture, Kids Furniture, Greenguard Certified, Classroom Furniture, Contemporary Reading Chair Bookcase, Reading Chair, Whitney Brothers


Bookcase By Dotandcross

A modular, cleverly designed shelving system for children—that can grow up with them—Bookcase by Dotandcross offers strength, versatility, and style. The fully wrapped fiberboard structure includes postformed doors and fronts with polypropylene handles that add just the right amount of color. Polypropylene joints feature 30% glass fiber as well. Hinges use a slow-motion system, keeping little hands safe (and making the furniture last longer). For added strength when building a tall or wide Boo...
Tags: Books, Education, Contract, Bookcase, Modular Shelving, Dotandcross, Educational Shelving, Educational Storage, Kid Shelving, Kid Storage, Modular Bookcase


The Fastest Way to Alphabetize Your Bookshelf

If you have a lot of books on your bookshelf, alphabetizing it by author or title will make it easier to find specific books in the future. Here’s the fastest way to do it.Read more...
Tags: Programming, Videos, Books, Math, Science, Organization, Algorithms, Bookcase, life-hacks


The Details You Need to Know About When Building Cabinets

When you look at a piece of furniture do you think of the planning and detail it takes to create? Probably not, yet it might surprise you how much there is to consider in what may seem like a simple cabinet or shelf. Take a look at this whimsical shelving unit we created for Holiday Park Nature Center. During design and fabrication we asked ourselves the following questions: How do we match the aesthetics of the surrounding environment? How do we make it fun for children? How do we make it dur...
Tags: Design, General, Office, Planning, Furniture, Architecture, Tips, Cabinets, Lewis, Clark, Shelves, Bookcase


Just in time for the book-comeback!

A functional alternative to bulky cabinets, shelving and lockers, RE:BOOK offers a way to store your favorite things without sacrificing space or style! Particularly useful for holding the place of a good book, the design was inspired by the notion that we’ve moved away from books for our mobile devices. It’s actually perfect timing because recent trends have shown paper books making a big comeback over their e-book counterparts! Because of its slim yet functional profile, it’s perfect for tiny ...
Tags: Design, Living, Storage, Furniture, Product Design, Dialoguemethod, Munito, Shelf, Bookcase


Friday Fun: Your Library Totally Needs these Bookshelves

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” We’ve all heard this saying from a popular children’s book by Dr. Seuss (I Can Read with My Eyes Shut). And that’s because it is true. Reading different types of genres play a huge role in our learning and development, making books super valuable. Why not showcase your favorite books with the respect they deserve? It’s time to step up your book game! In this week’s Friday Fun roundup, we ...
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