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The Silicone Catalyst Shelf Has a Built-In Bookmark

By: Matt Ho - Published: • References: jiyoungseo.tumblr & mocoloco
I’ve seen simple shelves before, but I’ve never seen one that’s as small and basic as the Catalyst Shelf.

Korean designer Jiyoung Seo defines minimalism with the Catalyst Shelf. It’s a small silicone bar-shaped storage space that holds small items and no more than two books at a time. The flap on the top lets you use it as a bookmark for what you’re reading. It may not build a library, but there’s something wonderful about the Catalyst Shelf’s simplicity that everyone can enjoy. Stats for Soft Bookworm Storage Trending: Older & Mild
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