How to style a shelf even if you’re not stylish

One of the most common questions I get as a designer is, “What do I put on my open bookshelves? And how do I make it look good?”. Staring into a blank shelving unit can be totally overwhelming. I get it. All that EMPTY SPACE. You wonder how the design blogs and magazines make those built-ins look so damn good?!! Well, its actually easier than you think if you know the secret tricks. In this post I’m going to show you in 5 different styles (yes FIVE!) how to style a bookshelf, even if you’re not stylish.

Click the + sign to see how each display came together.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.