Wednesday 29 June 2016


Inspired by Persian architectural patterns, the CHEFT Bookshelf is made of twelve individual interlocking elements which slide in and out of each other through specifically designed grooves, No nails, glue or screws are needed for assembly, it takes about 10 minutes to assemble the bookshelf
Size: 193 cm X 193 cm x 28 cm
Material: Poplar wood
Studio Pousti

Tuesday 28 June 2016


Long and lean or comely and compact. Available in two sizes, and in white polyurethane lacquer finish. Engineered wood construction.

Monday 27 June 2016

Fa.B. fabric bookcase

Outside the rationale of any shelving system, Fa.B. offers the user renewable storage space. A single or more modular fabric units can be added to the wooden stand in a few minutes. The durable fabric along with the wide open wooden sides of Fa.B. gives us the opportunity to use as little raw materials and natural resources as possible, according to the dematerialization approach that our times require.

Friday 24 June 2016

Frames 2.0

A freestanding bookcase and can also be used as a room divider.The bookcase is made up of 12 wooden frames. The ‘boards’ have different widths and are open in the middle. The open frames deliver an exciting game of lines. Depending on where you’re standing some of the shelves appear to float.
Gerard de Hoop

Thursday 23 June 2016

Tilta bookcase

Natural oak bookcase, made of three different modules with 2, 4 or 6 shelves.
Paolo Cappello

Wednesday 22 June 2016

Book City

For the Abierto Mexicano de Diseño 2013, leading MDF company Masisa invited IHC to design a pavilion for Casa Bosques Bookstore demonstrating the qualities of their materials and the relationship that the resulting objects have on the human environment. The proposal aims to express an allegory between the object, the interior and the city. The work was exhibited at the Franz Mayer Museum in Mexico City in collaboration with Savvy Studio.
Isauro Huizar

Monday 20 June 2016

Indonesian horse library

Ridwan Sururi and Luna, one of his horses who help to run Kudapustaka, a small mobile library in Serang.
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You can read more about animal libraries and other unusual libraries in Improbable Libraries

Friday 17 June 2016

Perfume Bottle Bookcase

Not just a bookcase, but an object that lends itself to personal usage interpretations. Frame and the shelves are made of matt painted metal available in the following colours: black, white, saffron yellow, red, blue, green, mint green, anthracite grey, dove grey, brown and powder pink.
Gino Carollo for Panik

Wednesday 15 June 2016

Baileys bottle bookcase

Friday 10 June 2016

Arte Utilitario: Beso, amanecer, and burbuja

Un los últimos años he desarrollado "Arte Utilitario" a través de Esculturas & organizadores. El "Arte Utilitario" complementa su expresión de arte con la funcionalidad, dando posibilidades de ser intervenida por el usuario e integrada en su quehacer en un contexto dinámico de permanente transformación.
Antonio Yachan

Thursday 9 June 2016

Book stacking in Japan

With bookstores in Japan overflowing with manga, novels and non-fiction, it takes a lot to stand out and get noticed. However, with the advent of the three styles of book stacking, it’s impossible for passersby not to stop and take a gander at these literary works.
Rocket News 24

Wednesday 8 June 2016


Bookshelves need an update. They need to be more flexible in their use and accommodate all sorts of things. So how to make a bookshelf more flexible? Make it flexible! Literally! No more bookends needed! Shape it like one and forget about them! Flexible soft shelf made out of 100% recycled PET. (and launching on Kickstarter on August 1)

Tuesday 7 June 2016

Chiave de Volta

The hint of a curve not only gives the structure an attractive lightweight look but encapsulates the underlying design idea as well as its purpose: the books lean neatly back against the sides of the shelves giving the structure stability.
967 Arch

Thursday 2 June 2016

Chevron Pattern Suitcase Bookshelf

Kitschy-cool shelf in the shape of a vintage suitcase features vibrant pattern wallpaper at the back for a decorative touch.  
- Mixed metals
- Wipe clean
- 47cm (W) x 44.5cm (H) x 20.5cm (D)
Urban Outfitters