Based on a genuine quotation from the essay 'Old Mortality', "Books were the proper remedy: books of vivid human import, forcing upon their minds the issues, pleasures, busyness, importance and immediacy of that life in which they stand; books of smiling or heroic temper, to excite or to console; books of a large design, shadowing the complexity of that game of consequences to which we all sit down, the hanger-back not least.'
Built in shelves & seat. I think I'd have to fill the shelves with books though. If you like this pin, why not head on over to get similar inspiration and join our FREE home design resource library at http://www.TheHomeDesignSchool.com/signup ?
Spotted: Tork Brass Mirror. Sneak Peek: A Chicago Apartment with a Sartorial Approach. "There’s something about the routine of sitting down and taking time to get ready that seems so glamorous. I had my dad spray paint a plain white Ikea Malm dressing table a high gloss gray then paired it with this fabulous brass mirror from CB2 – such an unexpected find!"