14 Clever Ways to Display & Store Books
We have so many books, and our Blue Cottage isn’t big, so I’m always looking for new ways to display or store them in a clever way.
Don reads a book in a week on average, so you can imagine how many books we have.
I’m so desperate for more book storage ideas, I even started a whole Pinterest board about book storage.
I figured I’d share my favorite ideas with you! This is another posts in my “My Dream Home” series.
Here are 14 fun ways I’ve found on Pinterest to store books:
1 Why not display books in your fireplace?
Just make sure you line it first with something so moisture and soot can’t ruin the books.
2 How sweet is this suitcase book storage?
I have a couple of these vintage suitcases — maybe I should use one for book storage!
3 This stacking of books makes quite a statement:
4 My recycling heart beats for this wooden spool repurposed for book storage – and a coffee table!
5 My Dream Home has this book tree in Landon’s room! Don could make this for him, and I’ll paint it.
6 Don’t do this if you have a fear of heights, like me:
7 This is a bit too colorful for my taste, but it’s definitely a clever idea to sort books by color:
8 Using bookshelves that surround a door makes great use of space.
You could create some amazing custom designs that fit perfectly in your home.
9 How simple and dramatic is this display of children’s books!
10 This storage above a door can be done in even in the smallest apartments:
11 A stunning home library on steroids:
12 I love this curtain idea!
13 This unique bookshelf is something to consider, but maybe just at bench height:
14 I love this “desk for two” idea and the extra storage space it creates. You can easily make this with inexpensive [easyazon_link identifier=”B00NIYFKOQ” locale=”US” nf=”y” tag=”dagmarblecom-20″ cart=”n” popups=”n”]Cube Organizer[/easyazon_link] like this one I’m featuring in this post about our office nook.
Pin it for later!
Do you have a favorite way to display or store your books?