It’s tax time, so we thought we’d lighten the mood with a different kind of bookkeeping.What’s your favorite way to style a bookcase?
A quick perusal of the interweb can deliver some truly impressive, enviable, quirky, and downright strange takes on storing and displaying your book collection. We say, keep it doable. Here are ten ideas for do-it-yourself bookshelf makeovers. Have a look, then leave a comment with your own favorite DIY bookmarks.
For the beginner or the clueless bookophile, brush up with these basic tips on styling a bookcase. Create layers and texture with a variety of books and accessories, and see if you can vary the height of the shelves.
Stack the books in different ways, like this:
You can make a bookshelf from a door...
The utilitarian reader might organize by subject, author, or title, while the more aesthetically-inclined opt for sorting by color, like this: