This beautiful, snowflake-shaped bookcase from Younes Douret is called the Bibliothèque Zelli. Measuring 140cm (about 56 inches) in diameter, this is one piece of furniture that will be the center of attention wherever it’s placed. The bookcase, distributed by Dar en Art, comes in white or black and according to Douret, is not actually based on a six-pointed snowflake – instead, Douret draws inspiration from an Arabic graphic called a “Zellij”, which has 8 points and is composed of 8 identical s Storage Solutions, Bookshelves, Bookshelf Design, Art, Book Storage, Snowflakes, Bookcas, Book Shelves, Display Shelves
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Remember that Seinfeld episode where Jerry’s being harassed by uber-diligent library cop, Lieutenant Bookman over an overdue book? Well, Bookman’s not only still ON the case, he IS the case: this anthropomorphic shelving unit can turn any thin, single and neat joy-boy into the ideal well-read man.
Stacks and “The City”:These versatile vertical frames are ready to be manipulated to suit your needs.You can lean them vertically, stack them horizontally; by attaching two together, you can even create a free-standing skyline of unparalleled bookshelf majesty.While the utility of these shelves is somewhat in question, their compelling visual nature certainly is not.
i have alllwaays wanted this for my home~ a wall of books =) there would also be a moving latter~
This stunning spider web-like bookshelf was the focal point of an exhibit at Art Basel in December 2008. The simple black lines and geometric patterns might not go in every home, but the book collection would certainly be the centerpiece of any home with a storage system like this.
Book storage turning you into a nervous wreck? Reiner De Jong has a solution: REK, an expandable bookcase that expands to accommodate your book collection. Composed of 5 sliding sections that fit together not unlike a jigsaw puzzle, REK will enhance any decor scheme with its tough laminate finish (gloss white outside, satin grey within).