Sunday, 11 February 2018

Converted attic bookshelves

Worth reading the thread for other examples of attic bookshelves and library ladders

Thursday, 1 February 2018

A Book of Book Lists published today in the USA

My latest book - a kind of follow-up to Bookshelf and Improbable Libraries - A Book of Book Lists is officially published in the USA today. More details at Amazon.

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Spread bookshelf

Made of ultra-fine metal. 2.5mm thick. Powder-coated in a choice of 15 colours.

Monday, 29 January 2018

Nan-15 bookends bookshelf

This slightly peculiar book shelf comes from the frustration that bookshelves almost always fail to do what its name suggest, and keep the books without the help of extra elements or bookends. My reaction to it was the naïve thought that if the bookends are anyways there, why not try and make a complete shelf out of them. The most common bookends being made of folded sheet steel dictated the material and the only thing left was solving some gravity issues…
Nitzan Cohen

Monday, 22 January 2018

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Should you stack your books spines in?

A new trend to ‘coordinate’ the look of your library by turning the spines to face inward defies good sense. But apparently it’s catching on.
The Guardian