3 unique bookshelf designs you'll want for your home


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At the Alfred Street residence in Australia, Studio Four designed a built-in bookcase made of light American oak. Photo: studiofour.net.au/Instagram

If you're a bookworm and constantly in search of original ways to display your tomes, these unique designs will surely inspire you.

Fall is on the horizon, everything back to school is in the air, and nothing sounds more comforting than curling up with a good book and a nice hot cup of tea.

Do you recognise yourself in this description? You're not alone.

Canadian firm RSAAW designed a two-storey library for the renovation of a Vancouver home. Photo: rsa.aw/InstagramCanadian firm RSAAW designed a two-storey library for the renovation of a Vancouver home. Photo: rsa.aw/InstagramInterior design and architecture website Deezen has created a lookbook of the most incredible bookcases to enjoy the cool days of late summer and we take a look at three of them.

Imposing (but minimalist)

Canadian firm RSAAW designed a two-storey library for the renovation of a Vancouver home. The tall reading space is made up of large square lockers stacked across two levels, giving the whole area an imposing yet light feel. The wooden bookcase is integrated into the staircase that connects the levels.

Wall-mounted (but elegant)

At the Alfred Street residence in Australia, reading is no laughing matter. Studio Four designed a built-in bookcase made of light American oak. The matching wood furniture gives the interior design consistency and elegance. Perfect for a book break.

At Publishers Loft in the United States, Buro Koray Duman designed a bookcase capable of holding thousands of books. Photo: burokorayduman/InstagramAt Publishers Loft in the United States, Buro Koray Duman designed a bookcase capable of holding thousands of books. Photo: burokorayduman/InstagramAngled (but discreet)

At Publishers Loft in the United States, Buro Koray Duman designed a bookcase capable of holding thousands of books. To fit all these books in the loft, the bookcase goes around the apartment, with shelves at 45 degrees. If you stand on one side of the room you can see the books, on the other side they are hidden. Not seen, not read? – AFP Relaxnews

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