Don't forget the stairs! They can make a statement too.

if one has to climb stairs, they might as well be interesting.This says: Dishfunctional Designs: Intimate Stairs: Painted, Stenciled & Wallpapered

Now this would be a conversation starter! And it conveniently folds flat for travel!

The Rising Chair was created by Dutch designer Robert Van Embricqs. Its sculptural shape rises from a simple wooden plank to form a unique and versatile ch

This would be an awesome home library.

Casa da Escrita / João Mendes Ribeiro

A study nook by the window that is integrated with the shelves. (Casa da Escrita / João Mendes Ribeiro) love the built in desk!

The honeycomb shelf is just too much fun!

Beautiful DIY Shelving Made Easy

DIY Honeycomb Shelves DIY your living room with these authentic honeycomb shelves (courtesty of A Beautiful Mess)

This is a great post by Emily Henderson's Blog. It walks you through how they added elements to  a living room (art/craft!) that really showcase the work!

Studio City Home Makeover, Part 2

Birch Bird Vintage Home Interiors rough wooden shelves, midcentury blue linen armchair and side table, patterned rug, horizontal slats, bright colors

For those who are very adventurous, bold colours with a neutral background can really make pieces stand out!  From Better Homes and Gardens.

I love this room because of the soft look it has. It looks like a fun little family room. I like the white couch against the bright and colorful chairs and pillows. This room is really cute and I like the concept of the pop of color in the pillows.

You don't have to tell me twice to go read! Needs more pillows...

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Grey and purple is one of my favorite colour combinations! The addition of yellow adds a bit of brightness to the room.

Cher is back on the charts with ‘Woman’s World’

The purple room is accented with yellow to create a complementary color scheme. Using dulled purples keeps the room from looking like too much color. Adding grays and black help pull the room together.

This Blog Post from Centsational Girl has some great sources collected on how to jazz up your bookshelves. They really show how you can add in art pieces in among your library! This image was sourced from Lonny Magazine.

Bookshelf design ideas and photos to inspire your next home decor project or remodel. Check out Bookshelf photo galleries full of ideas for your home, apartment or office.

Gray can been an excellent neutral to build upon (lets take a break from beige ;) ). The tetris like nature of the shelving is an interesting change from just straight shelving.

Yellow and grey living room! I love the color combo! I wouldn't have a yellow couch though.

These small shelves are fantastic for displaying print work/art. Since your not hanging things to the wall, it's easy to rotate all of your collected art work!

Cher is back on the charts with ‘Woman’s World’

Corner home office space with green walls and white shelves - I like the long wall-mounted shelves with artwork above the desk.

Love the mix and match with the colours, patterns and textures. A nice subtle way of creating a beach house feel.  From under: Decor 101: How to keep a touch of beach decor long after Labor Day.

Painted tree stumps these look great. Love colors in decor