Many times our clients inherit houses with large book shelves, but don’t have very many books. And with Kindles and Ipads taking over the need for a library, books are becoming objects of art and are a great way to accessorize your space.

If you live in NYC you know about The Strand where for $1 you can buy a used book, but did you know they have a full service for bulk books? Or try on-line at Books By The Foot, you won’t believe the selection, and the value is pretty good too.

Have fun creating your own library, organize it by color:


Keep it modern with all white:

Or become a collector over night with these vintage finds:


You can also add some unexpected style with decoupage covers: