I love this little corner of my living room. Everything started with the rug in this picture and its red and gray muted pomegranate pattern. I dream of having floor-to-ceiling bookshelves someday, but for now my books live on this great little vintage metal console and in my mid-century credenza. The big painting is by an Indian artist named RM Palaniapan and the smaller ones are by Sunil Shree. Shree paints on old train tickets and his art is always about journeys and the process of a…
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A fresh, modern idea: hanging one standout piece of art between bookshelves. Not only does it visually break up a wall full of books, but also, it's a great option for rooms without much wall space to display artwork. Source: Elle Decor
First things first: clear the clutter, getting rid of any items that aren't beautiful enough to put on display. (Yes, even those "classics" from college.) Then, stick to an even mix of the six items Dolley Frearson of High Fashion Home laid out for us here. These, she says, are the things every well-styled bookcase has in common.