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Styled Bookcase

Declutter a busy bookcase for a polished look.

Arranging books in vertical and horizontal stacks is more interesting than placing them in one direction. Instead of colour-blocking their spines, try flipping the books so the paper edges show, creating a calming monochromatic effect.

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  • Photographer: Virginia Macdonald
  • Source: House & Home October 2011 issue
  • Designer: Cameron MacNeil

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