Living Room, Bookcase, Rug Floor, Sofa, Chair, Ottomans, and Slate Floor Architect Tamira Sawatzky used Ikea components—one-inch Lagan butcher block countertops and inexpensive Ekby Lerberg brackets—when designing the bookshelves along the living room wall in the home/studio he designed for himself and his wife in Toronto.  Best Photos from Tips for Maximizing Bookshelf Space