Who doesn’t want a library in their house? I know I sure do. I think it might have started when I was a little girl watching Beauty and the Beast, or it may just be because I love books so much, but the idea of having my very own special library just tickles me to death. There are so many ways to create your own in-home library, whether you have a lot of space, or just a little bit. Adding a library to your home gives it that little extra touch of class and personality that will set it apart from all others.
Here are some of our favorite library inspirations, along with some little tips for getting started.
1. To create a library, all you REALLY need is a lot of books, the rest will follow.
2. Ladders help… so do spiral staircases.
3. If you have an entire room to dedicate to your library, the possibilities are endless.
4. If you don’t have an entire room to dedicate to your library, the possibilities are endless.
Hallways are perfect for libraries:
Stairwells work great too:
Or, use an empty wall:
For advice on taking the plunge to create your in-home library, stop into Home on the Range. We have shelves, chairs, bookends, candles, lamps, and anything else you might need to bring your library dreams to life.