Your bookshelves can be the highlight of a room when you put some thought into using them as a decorating element. We are used to placing books of similar heights together but how about using color to organize them. Try arranging by color, dark to light. Or standing some up while others can rest flat on the shelves. Add in a few new photographs, small accessories, and a few whimsical mementos and you can have a new look and add punch to your decorating scheme.
– a timeless article selected from a past edition of our Interior Design “Defined” newsletter