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The cover of Rose Tarlow’s most excellent book shows her Californian house, built with antique elements. Notice the subtle glaze on t.

Rose Tarlow

California Style: Outdoor Decorating, Essentials, and Inspirations from Designer Rose Tarlow - ELLE DECOR

Books bring color to this airy living room.

Light library space, with lovely white armchairs and floor to ceiling bookshelves, artfully stocked. Floor to ceiling bookshelves with ladder.


A Chihuahua strikes a dignified pose on a English chair in the library of a relaxed yet elegant Long Island retreat decorated by designer Mariette Himes Gomez.

doorway wall bookshelf built-ins

Bookshelves by Janson Goldstein in the frame a view of the room. The Italian cocktail table was found at Mondo Cane, and the flooring is stained European oak. It would be cool to incorporate built in book shelves somewhere

something's gotta give-i love the floor to ceiing shelves!

Something's Gotta Give reading nook in corner of living room:dark wicker chairs, bookshelves. This is probably my favorite movie house!

If I ever win a million dollars, I am building a library exactly like this. *heaven*

Love the cozy library/ work space, but the leopard carpet is pretty cheap looking.

Middle of the bookcase

In Deirdre Heekin and Caleb Barber's Vermont cottage, a bookcase is designed with a mantel-like shelf "to make it hearth like, since we don't have a proper fireplace," Heekin says. Love the surprise of flowers on bookshelf.

belongs to Minnie Mortimer as shown in a Matchbook Magazine issue

Minnie Mortimer’s rad bookshelf. This makes me miss my old bookshelves. Now how can I make one of these for my Kindle collection?