Collection by Jaime Gillin

Creative, High-Design Bookshelves


Books add warm and personality to a space—and sometimes, though far too seldom, the shelves they sit on do the same. Here, five creative, handsomely built shelves that beautifully upstage their contents.

Designed by Australian architect John Wardle, these steel shelves hang from wooden pegs in the walls of this compact...
When Russian-born architect Andrei Saltykov designed his home in the UK, he put his love of the USA on the shelf.
With a gentle push, this cedar bookshelf in a Washington house swings in to reveal a large media room equipped for...
The Piegato One, a flat-pack design from German designer Matthias Ries, arrives by mail as a 39-inch-by-26-inch sheet...
In a Boise home, a former closet was transformed into a double-height library, complete with a reading nook and a...
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